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.

AGO Seminars – SEEING ART AS MEDICINE

Posted on March 14, 2019 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Event, Latest news, News

Seeing Art as Medicine Registration Info Below-Numbers Limited This 3-part seminar guides Medical Students and Residents in a * close observation of art, * group reflection, and * art-making within the Art Gallery of Ontario’s collection, to let art tell us what

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Poetry Panel at Mount Sinai – April 16

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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 Health System poet-in-residence. With Shane Neilson, author of Dysphoria (PQL); Molly Peacock, author of The Analyst (Biblioasis); and Ronna Bloom,

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TIFF Filmmaking Workshop On Self-Care – April 6, 2019

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

TIFF Visual Storytelling Workshop No Cost , But Firm Commitment to Attend Expected Once Registered Express your creative side and connect with your peers! In this full-day filmmaking workshop, explore the connection between images and words to develop your capacity as a visual storyteller

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