Welcome to the Health, Arts, & Humanities Program
The Health, Arts, and Humanities Program advances a deeper understanding of health, illness, suffering, disability and the provision of healthcare by creating a community of scholars in the arts, humanities and clinical sciences at the University of Toronto (and beyond!).
Mount Sinai Psychotherapy Institute Therapeutic Writing: A one-day workshop on reflective writing, designed to help patients living with chronic physical and mental illnesses Friday, November 21, 2014 8:30am-4:30pm Mount Sinai Hospital, Department of Psychiatry Faculty: Julie Hann, OT & Rex Kay, MD Fee: $195 We are the stories we tell. A growing body of literature […]
ARS Medica and CMAJ are pleased to co-sponsor The 2015 Humanities Poetry and Prose Contest Open to all health profession students, researchers, residents, fellows, health care practitioners and faculty working or studying in Canada. Deadline: Monday, March 17, 2015. Parameters: All works must be previously unpublished and relate to medical humanities in the broadest sense. […]
Friday, October 31st, 2014 9:00 to 10:00 am Bell Gateway Building 100 Stokes Street, 3rd floor, Room 3158 Contact – Marina Bourlak (firstname.lastname@example.org) Spirits of Vengeance: EAP’s The Cask of Amontillado – Tasting Notes Learning objectives: A historical and literary discussion through the lens of addiction on Edgar Allan Poe and his famous short […]
New course offerings: Health Humanities at UTSC! Dear Students and Colleagues, Are you interested in the interdisciplinary study of health through creative practices like literature, film, drama, and visual art? Starting in Fall 2014, UTSC’s Health Studies program will offer three new undergraduate courses that focus on the interconnection of health, arts, and the […]