2023 – Case Western Reserve & Lerner Cleveland Clinic

2023 Health Humanities
Consortium Conference

Mobilizing Selves, Transforming Structures

March 16-19, 2023
Health Education Campus, Cleveland, OH

Co-Hosted by the Department of Bioethics, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University and the Program in Medical Humanities, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine

Registration is now open for the 2023 Health Humanities Consortium Annual Conference! The conference will be held in Cleveland, Ohio at the Health Education Campus from Thursday March 16th through Sunday March 19th, co-hosted by Case Western Reserve University Department of Bioethics and the Program in Medical Humanities at Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine. This year’s conference theme is “Mobilizing Selves, Transforming Structures.” Please note that all decisions on submissions to the conference were emailed in early December.

The conference website (https://hhc2023.vfairs.com/) includes the preliminary agenda for the conference and some basic information about the local venue (more will follow). Participants may attend in-person or virtually.


Thursday, March 16, 7:00 p.m. EST 

  • John P. Murphy Opening Night Performance and Reception: Dr. Knock, or the Triumph of Medicine
  • Reception for Conference Attendees begins 5:30 p.m. with an opportunity to tour the Dittrick Medical History Center

Friday, March 17, 4:15 p.m. EST

Saturday, March 18, 12:15 p.m. EST

  • Eli Clare http://eliclare.com/ 
  • “Transforming Structure, Dreaming Futures: Yearning Toward Justice”

Saturday, March 18, 4:30 p.m. EST



In-Person registration price includes Coffee/Tea, Snacks, 3 Lunches, Opening Evening Reception.

Through March 1, 2023 (In-Person prices will increase by $50 per category March 2.)

Individual RegistrationContingent Faculty
or Independent Scholar
Student or Trainee

If you have any questions, please reach out to conference@healthhumanitiesconsortium.com.