June 26, 2016 - June 27, 2016, Kings College London. Goal is to promote robust conversation about medical humanities research and the development of degree programs.
Hurwitz B. Medical humanities and medical alterity in fiction and in life, in Journal of Medical Ethics, 2014-12-16; BMJ DOI: 10.1136/medethics-2014-102300
Atkinson S, Evans B, Woods A, Kearns R. ‘The Medical’ and ‘Health’ in a Critical Medical Humanities, in Journal of Medical Humanities, 2014-12-12; Springer Science + Business Media DOI: 10.1007/s10912-014-9314-4
The second CHCI Summer Institute in the Health Humanities will take place at King’s College London on Sunday 26 and Monday 27 June 2016. The Summer Institute aims to gather scholars and practitioners from all over the world in the burgeoning field of the health humanities. The focus of this year’s sessions will be on the Health Humanities Now and aims to showcase some of the most innovative and pioneering work taking place in the health humanities today.
Summer Institute schedule is posted here For full details, visit: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/artshums/ahri/eventrecords/2015-2016/CHH/CHCI2016.aspx
Hurwitz B. Urban observation and sentiment in James Parkinson's Essay on the Shaking Palsy (1817)., 2014; Literature and medicine PMID: 25055707