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Amber Porter

  • Affiliated Instructor

Office

SS502

Phone

+1 (403) 220-5612

Publications

Porter, Amber J. "Compassion in Soranus' Gynecology and Caelius Aurelianus' On Chronic Diseases." In Homo Patiens: Approaches to the Patient in the Ancient World, edited by G. Petridou and C. Thumiger, 285-303. Leiden: Brill, 2016.

(Forthcoming) Empathy and Compassion in the Medicine and Literature of Greece and Rome. Ashgate. ISBN: 978-1-4724-7025-6.

Dissertation Title

Empathy and Compassion in the Medicine and Literature of the First and Second Centuries AD (U of C, 2014)

Degrees

  • PhD - GRST - Ancient Medicine (in progress)
    University of Calgary, 2014
  • MA - Classical Studies (Ancient Medicine)
    University of Western Ontario, 2005
  • BA (Hons) - Greek and Roman Studies (Ancient Medicine)
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, 2003
  • BSc - Psychology
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, 2001
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