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Cosponsored by the University of Miami Center for the Humanities, Office of the President and Provost, College of Arts & Sciences, Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy, Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, Miami Institute for the Advanced Study of the Americas, the Graduate School, and the Consortium of Humanities Centers and Institutes.

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Open to the Public | REGISTRATION REQUIRED

 

REGISTER

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Day One: Friday, May 19, 2017

 

TIME

SCHEDULE

LOCATION

9:00am

Continental Breakfast 

Newman Alumni Center

9:30am - 9:45am

Welcome

Leonidas G. Bachas, PhD, Dean, College of Arts & Sciences

Newman Alumni Center

9:45am - 11:00am

Panel 1

Women's Intimate Health and Sexual Citizenship in the Caribbean
Chair: Merike Blofield, PhD, Director, Program in Women's Studies; Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Miami

● Donette Francis, PhD, Director, American Studies; Associate Professor of English, University of Miami

Felicia Knaul, PhD, Director, University of Miami Institute for the Advanced Study of the Americas; Professor of Public Health Sciences

Erin Kobetz, PhD, MPH, Senior Associate Dean for Health Disparities; Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Miami

Newman Alumni Center

 11:15am - 12:30pm

Keynote 1

Critical Global Health
Chair: Felicia Knaul, PhD, Director, University of Miami Institute for the Advanced Study of the Americas; Professor of Public Health Sciences

● João Biehl, MD, PhD, Susan Dod Brown Professor of Anthropology; Co-Director, Program of Global Health Policy, Princeton University

Newman Alumni Center

 12:30pm - 2:00pm

 Luncheon Welcome

Julio Frenk, MD, PhD, President, University of Miami

Newman Alumni Center

2:00pm - 3:15pm

Panel 2

Art, Culture, and Health: Haiti to Miami and Back
Chair: Louis Herns Marcelin, PhD, Associate Professor of Anthropology, University of Miami

Edouard Duval-Carrié, BA, artist

Reginald Fils-Aimé, MD, MMSc-GHD, (Master of Medical Science in Global Health Delivery, Harvard University 2016)

Deborah Jenson, PhD, Professor of French, Romance Studies, and Global Health; Director, Franklin Humanities Institute, Duke University

Bonnie Kaiser, PhD, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Global Health Institute, Duke University

● Respondent: Kate Ramsey, PhD, Associate Professor of History, University of Miami

Newman Alumni Center

 3:30pm - 4:45pm

Keynote 2

Global Health History
Chair: Guillermo J. Prado, PhD, Dean, the Graduate School, Leonard M. Miller Professor of Public Health Sciences, University of Miami

David S. Jones, MD, PhD, A. Bernard Ackerman Professor of the Culture of Medicine, Harvard University

Newman Alumni Center

 5:15pm - 6:30pm

Reception

Lowe Art Museum
Tobin Gallery

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Day Two: Saturday, May 20, 2017

TIME

SCHEDULE

LOCATION

9:00am

Continental Breakfast

Newman Alumni Center

9:30am - 10:45am

Keynote 1

Art and Medicine
Chair: Jeffrey Brosco, MD, PhD, Professor of Clinical Pediatrics; Chair, Jackson Health System's Pediatric Boethics Committee, University of Miami

● Joel Howell,  MD, PhD, Victor Vaughan Collegiate Professor of the History of Medicine, University of Michigan

Newman Alumni Center

11:00am - 12:00pm

Panel 1

Teaching Medical Humanities
Chair: Maria Galli Stampino, Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs; Professor of Modern Languages and Literatures

Esther Jones, PhD, Associate Professor of English; E. Franklin Frazier Chair of African American Literature, Theory, and Culture; Clark University

Mary Lindemann, PhD, Professor and Chair of History, University of Miami

Hester Oberman, PhD, Lecturer, Department of Religious Studies & Classics, University of Arizona

Wilson Shearin, PhD, Associate Professor of Classics, University of Miami

 Newman Alumni Center

 12:00pm - 1:15pm

Lunch

Newman Alumni Center

 1:15pm - 2:15pm

Panel 2

Training Medical Professionals in the Humanities

Jeffrey Brosco, MD, PhD, Professor of Clinical Pediatrics; Chair, Jackson Health System's Pediatric Boethics Committee, University of Miami

Kenneth Goodman, PhD, Professor of Medicine and Philosophy; Director, Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami

Laura Stone McGuire, MD, Neurosurgery Resident Physician, University of Illinois Chicago

Newman Alumni Center

2:30pm - 3:30pm

Panel 3

The Significance of Humanities for Medical Practitioners
Chair: Mihoko Suzuki, PhD, Director, Center for the Humanities; Professor of English, University of Miami

Ashley Nicole Lawler, MD, Resident Psychiatrist, Harvard Longwood Psychiatry Residency Training Program

Kara Brown, MD, Associate Psychiatrist, Brigham Psychiatric Specialties; Instructor, Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Benjamin Lemelman, MD, Resident, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, University of Chicago Medical Center

Newman Alumni Center

3:45pm - 4:45pm

Panel 4

Writing and Visual Interpretation
Chair: Mihoko Suzuki, PhD, Director, Center for the Humanities; Professor of English, University of Miami

● Joanna Johnson, PhD, Director of  Writing, University of Miami

Hope Torrents, BA, Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami

Newman Alumni Center

5:00pm - 6:15pm

Keynote 2

The Singular Intimacy between Caregiver and Patient
Chair: Kenneth Goodman, PhD, Professor of Medicine and Philosophy; Director, Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami

Danielle Ofri, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, New York University School of Medicine; Editor-in-Chief, Bellevue Literary Review

Newman Alumni Center

6:15pm - 7:30pm

Reception

Newman Alumni Center