Off the Shelf

Off the Shelf is our section for creative works by medical students.

Elizabeth Shay Elizabeth Shay (2 Posts)

Contributing Writer

Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine

Elizabeth is a third-year medical student at Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine. She graduated from Columbia University in 2014, after which she spent a gap year in her native Jamaica, prior to beginning medical school.

Kamiar-K. Rueckert Kamiar-K. Rueckert (2 Posts)

Contributing Writer

Riga Stradins University

Kamiar-K. Rueckert is currently in his 5th year of Medical School in Riga, Latvia. In 2016 he founded in order to establish a foundation for students to learn about emotions in healthcare and psychosomatic concepts. He likes Hummus, continental philosophy and smoked Blutwurst. His previous articles have been published in the printed version of the Latvian student magazine