Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Catherine Rogers


Catherine Rogers is a lecturer in the Program in Narrative Medicine at Columbia University. She has facilitated Narrative Medicine seminars at Mt. Sinai, Brooklyn Lutheran, and Columbia Presbyterian hospitals and at Aristotle University Thessaloniki Schools of English and Medicine. A writer and performer, her plays have been seen at Dixon Place, Manhattan Theatre Source, Salvage Vanguard, and Cleveland Public Theatre. She was Fulbright Specialist and Senior Scholar in Greece (2013, 2009) and serves as a Fulbright peer reviewer. Her work is published in the Gettysburg Review, Voices Made Flesh: Performing Women’s Autobiography (U Wisconsin), Our Changing Journey to the End: Reshaping Death (Praeger). As Assistant Professor Humanities, she taught creative and expository writing at NYU. Catherine was a James A. Michener Fellow at the University of Texas where she earned the M.F.A. in Playwriting. She holds the M.S. in Narrative Medicine from Columbia. Catherine is a member of the Dramatists Guild. View a list of Catherine's publications here.