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!).


Posted on October 4, 2015 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Latest news, Performing arts

Will be held on JANUARY 14TH, 2016:  An Evening Celebrating Our Department’s Creativity, Innovation & Artistry Performing Psychiatry celebrates the artistic talent manifest (and often hidden) in our students, residents, fellows and colleagues from ALL mental health  disciplines within the Department

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Sir William Osler’s beloved books

Posted on by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Latest news, News

The great Canadian physician Sir William Osler kept a  pile of beloved books at his bedside which he felt  all medical students should read not only to complement their education but to enhance their humanity. “Before going to sleep,” he

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