Public Health Humanities: Audience, Engagement, and Social Justice

Applications are Now Open for the

2018 Center for Literature and Medicine Summer Seminar

at Hiram College

Public Health Humanities:
Audience, Engagement, and Social Justice

 June 6-9, 2018, Hiram, Ohio

Forum Theatre for Health Care Equity

Pre-Seminar Workshop

June 5-6, 2018

Seminar Faculty Leaders

Therese Jones, Ph.D., Associate Director, Center for Bioethics and Humanities; Director, Arts and Humanities in Healthcare Program, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus; Editor, Journal of Medical Humanities

Craig Klugman, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Health Sciences; Co-Director, Minor in Bioethics & Society, DePaul University

Arno Kumagai, M.D., Professor and Vice Chair for Education, Department of Medicine; F.M. Hill Chair in Humanism Education, University of Toronto

Kirsten Ostherr, Ph.D., M.P.H., Professor of English; Director, Medical Humanities Program; Director and Co-Founder, Medical Futures Lab, Rice University

Lise Saffran, M.P.H., M.F.A., Director, Master of Public Health Program, University of Missouri

Joseph Zarconi, M.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Internal Medicine; Clinical Director for Health Humanities Education, Northeast Ohio Medical University College of Medicine; Interim Associate Dean for Health Affairs, Northeast Ohio Medical University

Forum Theatre Workshop Faculty Leader

Katherine Burke, MFA, Medical Humanities Consultant, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine

For more information about the faculty leaders, their specific sessions, the venue, or costs, please see the attached, or visit

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