International Health Humanities Conference (5th. 2016. Sevilla), (2017). Creative practices for improving health and social inclusion. 5th International Health Humanities Conference. Sevilla: Universidad de Sevilla, Vicerrectorado de Investigación https://idus.us.es/xmlui/handle/11441/65469 Proceedings here:  https://idus.us.es/xmlui/bitstream/handle/11441/65469/creative_practices_improving.pdf?sequence=1&isAllowed=y

If you’re in the mood for a nurse-themed ghost story, try Ellen Glasgow’s “The Shadowy Third.” As described in a brief synopsis (lifted from WikiPedia): “In ‘The Shadowy Third’ the first-person narrator, Miss Randolph, is employed as Mrs. Maradick’s nurse…

  Call for Papers: Southern Association for the History of Medicine and Science (SAHMS) Twentieth Annual Meeting, at Augusta University in Augusta, Georgia, February 15-17, 2018 Deadline for paper abstracts, panel submissions, and student travel grants is: October 15th, 2017. The…

“The Medical Heritage Library (MHL), a digital curation collaborative among some of the world’s leading medical libraries, promotes free and open access to quality historical resources in medicine. Our goal is to provide the means by which readers and scholars across a…

HEALTH HUMANITIES BACCALAUREATE PROGRAMS IN THE UNITED STATES Sarah L. Berry, PhD, Hiram College Erin Gentry Lamb, PhD, Hiram College Therese Jones, PhD, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus Humanities programs focusing on health and healthcare delivery in their cultural,…

The MLA has opened the call for nominations (of yourself or others) to forum executive committees, including the Medical Humanities and Health Studies Forum.  Current executive committee members will review these and select one from the membership nominees to run in…

We are pleased to announce the launch of Medical and Health Humanities (www.medicalhealthhumanities.com), an online publication designed to bring together humanities scholars and students from across institutions and disciplines. Our intention is to build “a department without walls.” The site…

Bleakley, A. (2017), Six fallacies that hinder development of the medical humanities in medical education. Med Educ, 51: 126–127. doi:10.1111/medu.13236 “Comments on an article by Lara Varpio et al. (see record 2017-06764-007). In this edition of Medical Education, the article…

Health Humanities & Arts in Health International Symposium 27 & 28th November 2017 Derby Enterprise Centre, UK The Symposium will present and explore the latest research and provide an opportunity to share evidence-based practice. There will also be a series…

CFP: Methods of Health Humanities Chapter proposals due July 1, 2017 The health humanities are taking shape as a unique field of study, promoted through international organizations and journals, formalized through a wide variety of curricular structures with similarly varied…

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