Stanford Center for
Biomedical Ethics

Medicine and the Muse
An Arts, Humanities and Medicine Symposium

Coming Events

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Wednesday April 16, 2014
5:30p – 8:30p with reception and art exhibit to follow
Li Ka Shing Center, second floor, Berg Hall
Doors open at 5. Seating is on a first come, first served basis.

If you are a member of the community or an employee of Stanford Hospital and Clinics, please RSVP to Jacqueline Genovese.

If you are a Stanford student or employee, please register for Medicine and the Muse by clicking here.

                                        
Featuring “A Conversation with Khaled Hosseini
Paul Costello, Chief Communications Officer for the School of Medicine, will lead us through a talk with Dr. Hosseini, author of The Kite Runner, A Thousand Splendid Suns, and And the Mountains Echoed. Born in Kabul, Khaled Hosseini centers his luminous writing and humanitarian work on the people of Afghanistan, particularly women, children and homeless refugees.

Also: presentations, art and music by Stanford medical students

This event is made possible with the generous support of
Stanford School of Medicine
Medicine & the Muse Program, Stanford Center for Biomedical Ethics
Biomedical Ethics and Medical Humanities Scholarly Concentration
The Drs. Ben and A. Jess Shenson Funds
Stanford Arts Institute SPARK Grant


Past Events


MEDICINE and the MUSE: An Arts, Humanities and Medicine Symposium
Program
Photos
Wednesday April 17, 2013, 5:30p
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LKSC Berg Hall
Stanford School of Medicine

Featured speaker: Sandeep Jauhar, MD
Author, Intern: A Doctor’s Initiation, NYT columnist
Plus: art and presentations by medical studentsMedicine and Muse 2013

2012

April 11, 2012
The Annual Medicine and the Muse Symposium
Keynote Presentation: Sheri Fink, MD, PhD, winner Pulitzer Prize
Flyer
Program

Stanford Medical Student Writing Contest on Global Health:Winners
Photos


2011

100 Hundred Years of Medicine April 12th, 2011
The Annual Medicine and the Muse Symposium
Keynote presentation: Richard Kogan, MD, concert pianist
The Mind and Music of Beethoven
Flyer
Program
Wall Street Journal
Photos


2010

April 8th, 2010
The Annual Medicine and the Muse Symposium
Malcolm Gladwell - Author: The Tipping Point, Blink, Outliers, What the Dog Saw
Program
Flyer
Poster
Photos
Article in Inside Stanford Medicine


2009

April 28th, 2009
The Annual Medicine and the Muse Symposium
Rob Kapilow and the St. Lawrence String Quartet
Program
Photos
Article in Bench and Bedside
Poster


2008

View a video of Medicine and the Muse 2008 via CWP here (Stanford students and faculty only). Log in and look under MS Student Resources; direct questions to Brian Tobin.                

centennial

May 6th, 2008
The Annual Medicine and the Muse Symposium
Anne Fadiman - Author: The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down
This was a Centennial Event!
Poster

Program
Photos 


                      

2007

Stephen Bergman, MD (aka Samuel Shem) - Author: The House of God
Program
Pictures
Flyer


2006

Denise Grady: Health Editor, New York Times
Program
Pictures


2005

David B. Morris, PhD - Author:The Culture of Pain
University of Virginia
Program


2004

Rafael Campo, MD - Author:The Healing Art
Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Med Center
Program


2003

Abraham Verghese, MD - Author, My Own Country
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Program
Flyer


2002

Deborah Kirklin, MD - Director, Center for Medical Humanities
London Royal Free & University College Medical School
Program

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