I am a poet & physician with a practice in the Berkshire hills of western Massachusetts. In addition to my poetry, I have established the Gerald F. Berlin Creative Writing Prize for medical students, nursing students and doctors in training at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.
Publications and Prizes
Secret Wounds (BkMk Press-UMKC, 2011), How JFK Killed My Father (Pearl Editions, 2003)
Code Blue (Poetry Society of South Carolina, 1999)
My Heart's First Steps (Adams Media, 2004), This Side of Doctoring (Sage Press, 2003), Holding True: An Anthology of Berkshire Poets (Mad River Press, 1999)
Flyway, Journal of the American Medical Association
Pearl Poetry Prize
John Ciardi Poetry Prize
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Listing last updated: September 25, 2011