Call for Papers

CFP – Creating Space II: Taking narrative and reflection to the next level in health professional education, research and practice – Canada, April 14 2012

Creating Space II: Taking narrative and reflection to the next level in health professional education, research and practice  A special symposium organized in conjunction with the Canadian Conference on Medical Education (CCME), sponsored by the Canadian Association for Medical Education’s “Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences in Medicine” (AHSSM) Educational Interest Read more…

Travelogue

A Medical Humanities Revival in Glasgow?

Jane Macnaughton writes: As an exiled Scot – a Glaswegian in fact – I was honoured and delighted to be invited to address The Royal Medico-Chirurgical Society of Glasgow last night.  This is an historic organisation founded in 1866.   Its members are medical practitioners and there is a thriving student Read more…

Publications

Medical Humanities in Australia

The Centre for Medical Humanities in Sydney has just published its January 2011 Newsletter, February 2011 Newsletter, and March 2011 Newsletter. The Centre, run by the marvellous Dr Claire Hooker, a specialist in the history of health and medicine as well as the medical humanities, plays a central role in Read more…

Travelogue

Work-life balance in Grenada

Jane Macnaughton writes: Durham University Senior Common Rooms have nothing like this!  I am sitting on the veranda of St George’s University Staff Club in Grenada looking out over a bay filled with expensive looking large yachts bobbing on a deep blue Caribbean sea. I am here to give the Read more…

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