Biomedical Humanities organizational meeting

Friday, Sept. 1



Rhatigan Student Center

1845 Fairmount
Wichita, KS 67260

Event Contact

Susan Castro
Phone: 316-978-7880

Location: Rhatigan Student Center, Room 262 (Herrman)

Faculty, staff, students, and WSU partners are invited to a Biomedical Humanities organizational meeting.

Biomedical Humanities includes a wide range of scholarship, coursework, and service. The following is a list of just some of the Biomedical Humanities work already in progress at WSU. Join us to add your interests to the list and help us organize and plan some exciting events for AY2023-24!

  • Arts, empathy, and creative practices in the health professions
  • Constructs of health and disease in French literature
  • Ethics of digital transformations in health care and biomedical AI
  • Health equity for Spanish speakers
  • History of epidemics
  • History of health-related law, public policy, and constitutionality
  • Human factors psychology and ageing
  • Kinship care and population ageing
  • Literature, medicine, and diversity
  • Medical ethics
  • Medical sociology
  • Medical translation and interpretation
  • Minority heath and health equity
  • Nutrition and ancient diets
  • Obesity in vulnerable populations
  • Philosophy of disability
  • Philosophy of medicine
  • Psychology of health and illness
  • Textual and medical technologies in the shaping of the representation and practice of medicine
  • Writing for health professions

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