Grand Rounds – June 7, 2019 – Brian Goldman

Posted on May 9, 2019 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Event, Latest news, News

This session is jointly sponsored by the U Toronto Departments of: Family and Community Medicine; Psychiatry, Division of Psychotherapies, Health Humanities and Education Scholarship (PHES); and the Mount Sinai Hospital, Department of Psychiatry  ALL ARE WELCOME! The Power of Kindness: A

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2019 Story Slam – Dept of Medicine

Posted on May 2, 2019 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Event, Latest news, News

2019 Story Slam ! May 14, 2019 | 6:30pm–8:30pm Event Details The University of Toronto’s Department of Medicine invites you to the third annual Story Slam. What’s a Story Slam? Story Slams are events that celebrate storytelling. Participants verbally share brief stories (5-minute maximum)

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS – Graphic Medicine Anthology

Posted on April 25, 2019 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Latest news, News

Graphic Truths: The Making (and Unmaking) of a Doctor An anthology of comics, edited by Shelley L. Wall, PhD, Josh Feder, MD, Jillian Horton, MD, and Allan Peterkin, MD. Are you in pre-med studies, medical school, or medical residency anywhere in the world? Are

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BPER – Graphic Medicine as a Resource for HPE

Posted on April 17, 2019 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Event, Latest news, News

Best Practice in Education Rounds (BPER): Graphic Medicine as a Resource for Health Professional Education May 7, 2019 (12pm-1pm)  *no registration required Li Ka Shing Building, 209 Victoria Street, 2nd Floor Allan Waters Family Auditorium (LKSKI Auditorium) Speaker: Shelley Wall, MScBMC

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Synesthesia Artshow Next Monday April 8th!

Posted on April 3, 2019 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Event, Latest news, News

SYNESTHESIA ART SHOW/EVENTS 2019 COME SEE ART WORK BY STUDENTS, FACULTY AND ALUMNI  AND PARTICIPATE IN WORKSHOPS AT OUR ANNUAL ART SHOW Agenda: WHERE: Medical Sciences Building  Stone Lobby WHEN: April 8, 2018 from 9:00am – 5:00pm ART HIVES: Community-building through art-making with Shelley

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Cultural Psychiatry Day – May 1, 2019

Posted on March 27, 2019 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Event, Latest news, News

All health professionals and students welcome! Please share widely! INDIGENOUS MENTAL HEALTH: CLINICAL WISDOM & APPLICATIONS WEDNESDAY, MAY 1, 2019 13:30 – 16:30 EDT / 10:30 – 13:30 PDT Mount Sinai Hospital Auditorium, 18th floor – 600 University Avenue Free

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CAHH New Student/Resident Prize

Posted on March 25, 2019 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Latest news, News

Canadian Association for Health Humanities’ Peterkin Brett-MacLean Prize The Peterkin Brett-MacLean Prize honours the contributions of Drs. Allan Peterkin (University of Toronto) and Pamela Brett-MacLean (University of Alberta) as founders of the annual “Creating Space” meeting, started in 2010. Creating

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Resident Creative Writing at UofT-next meeting

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University of Toronto Residents’ Creative Writing Group Are you interested in stretching your creative muscles? Looking to refine a creative work for publication? Or perhaps just to inject a dose of humanities into your medical practice? The University of Toronto

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Emotion-Focused Mindfulness Retreat, Aug 15-18, 2019

Posted on March 19, 2019 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Event, Latest news, News

Emotion-Focused Mindfulness Retreat With Bill Gayner August 15-18, 2019 Ecology Retreat Centre 308046 Hockley Road, Mono, ON Registration is open for the fourth annual Emotion-Focused Mindfulness Retreat, August 15-18, 2019, at the Ecology Retreat Centre, nestled in beautiful, wooded hills near

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