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…

Thought Pieces

Privatising Values

Stephen Pattison, Professor of Religion, Ethics and Practice at the University of Birmingham, and former Visiting Fellow at the Centre for Medical Humanities, offers the following observations on the current proposed NHS reforms: I’ve just returned from a well known, privately-owned franchised coffee bar that my institution has decided is Read more…

Centre for Medical Humanities