THE ART OF MEDICINE SPEAKERS’ SERIES – Dr. Ronald Epstein

Posted on March 26, 2018 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Event, News

THE ART OF MEDICINE SPEAKERS’ SERIES  CONTINUES – a dynamic new speakers’ series and book signing with physician authors– June 1, 2018 Dr.  Ron Epstein author of “Attending”  June 1st 1040-noon-  Location:  Michener Institute Auditorium, 222 St Patrick St, Toronto M5T 1V4

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HEALTH HUMANITIES BULLETIN – April 2018

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

(1) NATIONAL POETRY MONTH PANEL- AT MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL-April 5, 2018 Why Are You So Scared? & Other Questions about Poetry, Medicine and Shocks of Mortality A conversation with a poet-physician, a poet-patient, and the Mount Sinai poet-in-residence: Shane Neilson,

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The Inaugural Jacalyn Duffin Health & Humanities Conference

Posted on March 13, 2018 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Event, Latest news, News

Registration is now open!  April 14, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON Registration for The Inaugural Jacalyn Duffin Health & Humanities Conference, organized by Queen’s School of Medicine is now open! The conference aims to create a space where students and educators of all disciplines can

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HEALTH HUMANITIES – MARCH/APRIL BULLETIN

Posted on March 8, 2018 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Bulletin, Latest news, News

1) A Reading and Book Signing By Dr. James Maskalyk, The Art of Medicine Speakers’ Series “Life on the Ground Floor: Letters from the Edge of Emergency Medicine” https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/108744/life-on-the-ground-floor-by-dr-james-maskalyk/9780385665971/ Date/Location:  Room 4171 MSB (Medical School Building) , for your March 22nd talk at 630pm.  This

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UofT DOM – 2nd Annual Story Slam

Posted on February 28, 2018 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Event, Latest news, News

The University of Toronto’s Department of Medicine invites you to the second annual Story Slam What’s a Story Slam? Story Slams are events that celebrate storytelling. Participants verbally share brief stories (5-minute maximum) with an audience who vote on their

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Upcoming CFPC Humanities Opportunities

Posted on January 31, 2018 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Latest news, News

Interested in the health humanities? Two great opportunities to join the conversation on humanities in family medicine are just around the corner! Family Medicine Forum Call for Abstracts The call for abstracts for Family Medicine Forum (FMF) 2018 is open

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Call for Papers: Creating Space VIII

Posted on January 23, 2018 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Latest news, News

CALL FOR PAPERS   Creating Space VIII:  April 27-28, 2018, Halifax, NS Theme: Fostering Critical Thinking through the Arts and Humanities  Sub-themes: Teaching and Education Interprofessional Collaboration Engaging Community   REGISTRATION is now  OPEN:  https://stay.dal.ca/KxRegistration_KxLive_CPD/CreatingSpaces2018 Keynote Speakers: Dr. Alan Bleakley: Title: Critical thinking in a ‘post-truth’ era:

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