Benefits to Humanities Scholars

Benefits to Humanities Scholars

Humanities scholars can be enriched by an ongoing dialogue with colleagues from clinical disciplines and by having direct access to clinical/teaching settings which link to their areas of study or critical theory.  They will be invited to help shape the discourse around perceptions of health and illness in our learning community and society at large.  Although the central focus of the Program is on increasing the role of humanities in the provision of good patient care, another goal will be to widen its focus significantly by understanding medicine in the context of the humanities.

Telling Trauma Through Art Seminars

Posted on September 27, 2017 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Event, Latest news, News

Telling Trauma Through Art This three-part seminar series offers a combination of discussion/case presentation/experiential reflection on psychological trauma and its treatment. Participants explore the ways images illuminate states of mind related to trauma – and also serve as a means

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New Humanities Writing Course – Save the Date!

Posted on September 21, 2017 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Event, Latest news, News

New Humanities Writing Course – Save the Date! The CFD (Centre for Faculty Development) is launching a new humanities writing course, “Fostering Narrative Competence: Reflective and Creative Writing for Clinicians and Educators.” Fostering Narrative Competence will focus on developing the

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