Hiram College Summer Seminar: Health Humanities 2020

January 19, 2020

Health Humanities 2020: Narrative and Counternarrative July 8-11, 2020 at Hiram College Professors Emily Waples and Erin Gentry Lamb invite applications for this year’s Hiarm Summer Seminar: “Health Humanities 2020: Narrative and Coutnernarrative,” to be held on the campus of … Continued

Alumna Lorena Millo Publishes in NEJM

December 10, 2019

Lorena Millo, a HHIVE alumna and current UNC medical student, recently published an article in the New England Journal of Medicine. “The Cost of Applying to Medical School–A Barrier to Diversifying the Profession” appeared in the October 17, 2019 issue and … Continued

Rice University – Postdoctoral Fellowship

December 10, 2019

Kristen Ostherr, director of the Medical Humanities program at Rice University, is seeking applications for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in medical/health humanities. PhD must be earned between September 1, 2016 and August 31, 2020. Deadline to apply is January 10, … Continued

CFP: CHCI Medical Humanities Network Summer Institute

December 5, 2019

The CHCI Health and Medical Humanities Summer Institute (June 25-27, 2020), hosted by the University of Southern Denmark, on Space, Place, and Design in the Medical and Health Humanities is accepting proposals for 15 minute papers (350-word abstracts), and for complete … Continued

Mili Dave on Danielle Ofri’s Grand Rounds

December 2, 2019

Dr. Danielle Ofri’s Grand Rounds: Medical Error in Modern Medicine It is human to err. This saying is commonplace, echoed in education and work, in our many interactions. The human experience is defined by error, yet we as humans continue … Continued

Capitano on Marion Quirici’s Grand Rounds

November 24, 2019

Near the beginning of her career, Marion Quirici was struck by the “impossibility of survival with dignity for people with disabilities under neoliberalism.” As the co-director of the Health Humanities Lab at Duke University, Quirici studies the lived experience of … Continued