Stanford Center for
Biomedical Ethics

Medicine & the Muse Program
Medical Humanities and the Arts


Medicine and the Muse
An Arts, Humanities and Medicine Symposium


Coming Events


Medicine and the Muse: An Arts, Humanities and Medicine Symposium
April 27, 2015
LKSC BERG HALL


Keynote Speaker: Perri Klass, MD Professor of Pediatrics and Journalism, New York University; Director, Carter Journalism Institute; Medical Director, Reach Out and Read; author of fiction and nonfiction, essayist for The New York Times, The Washington Post, Boston Globe and Discover Magazine. She is the recipient of five O. Henry Awards for short fiction and the Women’s National Book Association Award.

Presentations, performances and art exhibit by Stanford medical students
Contact: Jacqueline Genovese
Sponsor: Medicine & the Muse

 

Past Events

2014

MEDICINE and the MUSE: An Arts, Humanities and Medicine Symposium
Program
Photos

LKSC Berg Hall
Stanford School of Medicine

Featured speaker: Khaled Hosseini
Author of The Kite Runner, A Thousand Splendid Suns, and And the Mountains Echoed
Plus: art and presentations by medical students




2013

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



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

Back to News and Events main page...

 

Stanford Medicine Resources:

Footer Links: