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Poetry and Healing: A Benefit for Sick Kids Hospital at Supermarket in Kensington Market
12 poets share their poetry, and within it, the healing journey of writing, or reading, or sharing, poetry. This day explores the indigenous concept of “medicine,” the healing power of words, and the transformative and inspiring power of poetry.
Postcards from the Edge: Addressing Compassion Fatigue in Note Form
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How a Poem Moves with Illness and Disability: a Reading and Discussion with Moira MacDougall, Roxanna Bennett, and Adam Sol
Visual Ways of Knowing at the McMichael Art Gallery – Spring 2020
An Art-Based Workshop for Medical Learners at the McMichael Art Gallery
Awake at Work
NOTE: Expanded availability for virtual/online participation
In this session, use writing to explore how simply showing up and attending to your own experience is the starting point for attending to others.
Narrative Atelier – June 2020
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The NARRATIVE ATELIER (June 5-8, 2020) will incorporate these Rounds and a workshop by Eli Clare. The 4-day intensive Programme explores the theory, practice and teaching of Narrative-Based Medicine through the close interpretation and …
Narrative Rounds – Stories Turned into Case Studies and Case Files
Please hold the date for our joint Department of Family and Community Medicine – Department of Psychiatry – Health and Humanities GRAND ROUNDS
International Graphic Medicine Conference in Toronto
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The 2020 Graphic Medicine conference aims to encourage critical dialogues and interventions in/during troubled times with a specific emphasis on social justice and human rights. This year’s theme seeks connections between health, equity, and justice in an era of rapid ecological and societal upheaval.

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