Medicine and the Arts


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Medicine and the Arts

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To explore connections between medicine and the arts, we will consider how the visual, literary, and performing arts are (1) used in healthcare practice and (2) can represent health-related experiences. We will have guest lectures, visit an art museum, watch movies, see a play, and attend a medical storytelling event. We will also learn about creative arts therapies and other uses of the arts in clinical settings.

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Medicine and the Arts