Jennifer H. Pien


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Jennifer H. Pien is a physician and author of the forthcoming debut novel Lost in Tiananmen.  She is the Assistant Director of The Pegasus Physician Writers Group at Stanford as well as the Editor-In-Chief of The Pegasus Review, a medical literary journal.  An affiliated Clinical Assistant Professor in the Stanford University Department of Psychiatry, her interests include narrative medicine, human sexuality, and cultural mythologies.





Pegasus PHysician Writers @ Stanford

Physician writers affiliated with Stanford University

The Pegasus Review: A Medical and Literary Journal @ Stanford



Perfect purity is possible if you turn your life into a line of poetry written with a splash of blood.
— Yukio Mishima, Runaway Horses