Narrative Medicine - How can literary texts and methods improve the education of physicians and health care professionals?
University of Southern Denmark has implemented narrative medicine as a mandatory course in undergraduate medical education and as an elective course in postgraduate health care education. This seminar examines and discusses the potential of narrative medicine - and medical humanities - in Denmark and elsewhere through a keynote lecture by professor Rita Charon from Columbia University and lectures by Danish Professors from Odense and Copenhagen. Everyone is welcome, especially students, participation is free. There will be a reception afterwards.