Frank H. Netter Symposium on Arts and Health
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Frank H. Netter Symposium on Arts and Health

Frank H. Netter Symposium on Arts and Health

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1025 Walnut Street, 2nd Floor

Foerderer Auditorium

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Frank H. Netter Symposium on Arts and Health

Friday, April 21 & Saturday, April 22

Thomas Jefferson University

Foerderer Auditorium

1025 Walnut Street, 2nd Floor

Philadelphia, PA

Announcing the inaugural Frank H. Netter Symposium on Arts and Health, hosted by Thomas Jefferson University in collaboration with the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts (PAFA) and Fleisher Art Memorial, and sponsored by Elsevier.

Join us on Friday, April 21 (evening), and Saturday, April 22 (all day), to explore the role of the arts in health—from observation training to burnout prevention— with healthcare students, faculty and trainees, artists and arts professionals.

Speakers include

Alexandra Horowitz, PhD

Author of On Looking: Eleven Walks with Expert Eyes

Bennett Lorber, MD

Thomas M. Durant Professor of Medicine at Temple University

Salvatore Mangione, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine at Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University

Francine Mary Netter

Author of Medicine's Michelangelo: The Life & Art of Frank H. Netter, MD

Tait D. Shanafelt, MD

Professor of Medicine and Hematology at Mayo Clinic

Participatory workshops

Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, Ceramics

Improvisation

Reflective Writing

Visual Thinking Strategies

For more information, go to jefferson.edu/humanities.

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