Association For Medical Humanities - Promoting critical dialogues between humanities and healthcare

Association For Medical Humanities

Promoting critical dialogues between humanities and healthcare

Who we are

The AMH promotes understandings of both the human condition and practices of patient care through critical dialogue between medicine/healthcare and the arts/humanities.

President

Professor Alan Bleakley

(term of office 2013-2016)

Alan is Emeritus Professor of Medical Education and Medical Humanities Plymouth University Peninsula School of Medicine, and Visiting Scholar The Wilson Centre University of Toronto.

Secretary

Dr Paul Dakin

(2013-2016)

Paul is a GP in North London. He teaches medical students for King’s and UCL and is a postgraduate trainer in General Practice.

Conferences

Conference 2016 – Greenwich

AMH 2016 University of Greenwich ‘Body Talk: whose language?’ Wed 6th – Fri 8th July The AMH 2016 Annual Conference will be hosted in London at the famous World Heritage campus of the University of Greenwich. Please visit the conference website to find out more: https://www.tinyurl.com/bodytalk2016 The call for papers is now open, and closes on...

Blog

Luke Nolan’s Sound Piece on the Junior Doctors’ Strike

Luke Nolan has produced a great sound piece for his Medical Humanities Special Study Unit assignment Year 4 at Peninsula Medical School. Please listen!

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