Sydney Hammond is a third-year student in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at the Medical University of South Carolina. While pursuing her bachelor’s degree at Centre College, she had the opportunity to study the Chemistry of Artwork while spending a semester abroad in Strasbourg, France. As a physical therapy student, she has enjoyed integrating her love of the arts and humanities into patient care.
The Journal for the Humanities in Rehabilitation is a peer reviewed, multi-media journal using a collaborative model with rehabilitation professionals, patients and their families to gain a greater understanding of the human experience of disability through art, literature and narrative. The purpose of this interdisciplinary journal is to raise the consciousness and deepen the intellect of the humanistic relationship in the rehabilitation sciences.
The Journal of Humanities in Rehabilitation offers a mailing list with periodic updates about new articles.