Narrative Medicine program for faculty – Registration Open

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

The Centre for Faculty Development (CFD), the University of Toronto Postgraduate Medical Education, and Program in Health, Arts and Humanities (HAH) are excited to announce the Fall 2019 offering of the program, Narrative Medicine: Reading, Writing, and Reflecting in Clinical Practice,

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CFP from Creating Space IX

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

In April of 2019, Creating Space IX was held at McMaster. At the conference many impressive papers and workshops that embraced the use of humanities methodologies within a larger context of biomedicine were share. Because the conference’s success, with so

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Redeveloped Interprofessional HAH Certificate

Posted on August 9, 2019 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Certificate, Latest news, News

Introducing a Redeveloped Interprofessional Health Arts and Humanities Certificate Hello Everyone, We have been working on the redevelopment of the Interprofessional Health Arts and Humanities Certificate. We are very excited to include Karen Gold (Social Work, Women’s College Hospital) and

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New Issue of ARS MEDICA

Posted on July 8, 2019 by Allan Peterkin. Posted in: Latest news, News

Dear Ars Medica Readers: Ars Medica has just published its latest issue at http://ars-medica.ca/index.php/journal. We invite you to review the Table of Contents here and then visit our website to review articles and items of interest. Thank you for your

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Grand Rounds – June 7, 2019 – Dr. 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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