MINDFEST 2019 Symposium – January 24, 2019

Posted on January 15, 2019 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Event, Latest news, News

MINDFEST 2019 Symposium Mindfest is returning  on Thursday, January 24, 2019. 10 am – 2 pm. Hart House, 7 Hart House Cir. University of Toronto – St. George Campus. Key Note Speakers: Dr. Tony George: Cannabis Legalization and Psychiatric Disorders: Caveat “Hemp-tor” Mr.

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Mimi Divinsky Narrative Writing Prize 2019

Posted on January 7, 2019 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Latest news, News

The application window is now open, and we are looking for submissions for the Mimi Divinsky Award for History and Narrative in Family Medicine, which recognizes the best submitted narrative account of experiences in family medicine. The award is named in memory

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White Coat Warm heART submissions

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

Call for Submissions: WHITE COAT, Warm ART Exhibit ~ Niagara Falls Ontario April 13th-16th. We are pleased to announce the TENTH “White COAT, Warm ART Exhibit” which is held annually in conjunction with the Canadian Conference on Medical education (CCME).  This

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January 2019 – Arts & Letters Calendar

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

Here is the  Toronto arts event calendar for January 2019 prepared by med student Kimberley Lau and the ARTBEAT health humanities blog team. Performances, visual arts, music, literature to  usher in the New Year ! www.utmedhumanities.wordpress.com

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Creating Space IX – Call for Papers due Jan 15, 2019

Posted on December 18, 2018 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Event, Latest news, News

CREATING SPACE IX CALL FOR PAPERS   Creating Space IX: April 12-13, 2019, Hamilton, ON Theme: Cultural Humility and Contemporary Medical Practice: (How) Can the Humanities Help? The British Columbia First Nations Health Authority reminds us that “cultural humility involves humbling acknowledging oneself as a

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Call for Submissions WHITE COAT, Warm ART Exhibit

Posted on November 16, 2018 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Latest news, News

Call for Submissions WHITE COAT, Warm ART Exhibit Niagara Falls, ON ~ April 13th – 16th, 2019 We are pleased to announce the TENTH “White COAT, Warm ART Exhibit” which is held annually in conjunction with the Canadian Conference on

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CFD Humanities Toolkit – January 24th

Posted on November 8, 2018 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Event, Latest news, News

FOSTERING THE NEW REVOLUTION IN CANADIAN MEDICAL EDUCATION There is a growing body of research that suggests that exposing medical trainees to the humanities (including: literature, film, poetry, and visual arts) fosters enhanced critical reflection and empathy in physician-patient encounters.

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