I would like to announce that we are planning to host the 9th International Health Humanities Conference in October 2020 at St. Luke’s International University in Tokyo. We have been coordinating closely with Paul Crawford at the University of Nottingham, and the conference website is now live at the following link:
We are hoping to kick of the health humanities in Japan and in Asia with a bang, so I would be grateful for any questions or feedback of any kind you might have.
Assistant Professor of English
St. Luke’s International University
The HHC is now accepting memberships for both individuals and institutions.
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The 2020 Meeting will be hosted by Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN. March 26, 27, 28 2020. For more information, click here.
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Banner O, Carlin N, Cole TR (2019). Teaching Health Humanities. Oxford University Press.
Great news! The National Center for Education Statistics, NCES, has accepted “Medical/ Humanities” as a new CIP code. You can ask your IPEDS key holder to update your major certificate to 51.3204.
The Health Humanities Consortium promotes health humanities scholarship, education, and practices through interdisciplinary methods and theories that focus on the intersection of the arts and humanities, health, illness, and healthcare.