CULTIVATING HUMANISM: Fostering Well-being in Healthcare through the Arts


Saturday, March 24, 2018, 9:00am to 3:30pm


Countway Library, Harvard Medical School

Please join the faculty and students of the Arts and Humanities Initiative at Harvard Medical School for a day of reflection, panel discussions, and workshops on the role of the arts in confronting stress and developing resilience.


Faculty of the Arts and Humanities Initiative   Distinguished guests from Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
  • Elizabeth Gaufberg, MD, MPH
  • Arlene Katz, PhD
  • Joel Katz, MD, MACP
  • Susan Nathan, MD
  • Scott Podolsky, MD
  • Susan Pories, MD, FACS
  • Amy Ship, MD
  • Lisa Wong, MD
  • Eva Bojner Horwitz, PhD, PhT
  • Walter Osika, MD, PhD
  • Töres Theorell, MD, PhD

The event is free and open to the public—however, space is limited and registration is required.

Lunch will be served.

Cultivating Humanism is co-sponsored by: Countway Library Harvard Longwood Campus, Ackerman Program on Medicine & Culture, and Arts and Humanities Initiative at Harvard Medical School.