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Genres of Empathy

April 14, 2022

What role do the arts play in the practice of “the healing arts”? This session, featuring creators and theorists in photography, film, poetry, creative writing, and graphic medicine, explores how innovative creative and arts-based methods are changing both medical practice and medical education.

  • Max Aguilera-Hellweg, MD, Photographer/Director
  • Sneha Mantri, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology and Director of the Program in Medical Humanities, Duke University
  • Shelley Wall, PhD, Associate Professor of Biomedical Communications and Biology and Illustrator-in-Residence, University of Toronto