In response to the high-profile racial incidents and subsequent protests in the spring and summer of 2020, the Wisconsin Medical Journal published a special issue focusing on how the health of the people in Wisconsin is affected by race and racism. Jasmine Zapata, MD, MPH, assistant professor, Neonatology & Newborn Nursery, served on the Special Issue Advisory Group. The following artwork by Ryan McAdams, MD, associate professor and division chief, Neonatology & Newborn Nursery and Global Pediatrics, and Elizabeth Petty, MD, professor, Genetics & Metabolism, was published in the issue:
- McAdams, R. (2020). Cribs and Caskets [Painting]. Wisconsin Medical Journal, cover art.
- McAdams, R. (2021). Inequity of Six Feet [Painting]. Wisconsin Medical Journal, page 3.
- Petty, E. Together We Are Strong [Photograph]. Wisconsin Medical Journal, page 87.