Join us from September through May, as the Department of Humanities in conjunction with the Drs. Kienle Center for Humanistic Medicine present a noon hour brown bag discussion of a humanities-related topic. The sessions are free, open to all, and no pre-registration is required. For more information about these programs contact the Humanities Department at (717) 531-8778 or email Claire de Boer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hershey Lectureship in the History of Medicine
This lectureship brings a nationally or internationally recognized leader in the History of Medicine to The Penn State Hershey Medical Center for an annual public lecture, which is open to all members of the Medical Center (including medical students, faculty and staff) and the surrounding community. For more information email Danny George at email@example.com or Michael Green, M.D. at firstname.lastname@example.org
Kienle Center Players
Beginning in September 2008, the Doctors Kienle Center for Humanistic Medicine has invited members of the student body, faculty, and medical center staff to participate in the presentation of one-act plays dealing with issues surrounding medical care and medical ethics.
Themes of previous presentations have been dementia, assisted suicide, the experience of cancer diagnosis and treatment of ethical dilemmas in organ transplantation.
The Doctors Kienle Center for Humanistic Medicine invites all medical students, faculty and staff interested in participating in the continuation of a medical drama group to contact J.O. Ballard, M.D. at: email@example.com or call (717) 531-8778.
Student Movie Night
Throughout the academic year students gather monthly to screen a movie that relates to their current curriculum. Discussions afterwards are conducted by faculty members from different student interest groups. Click here for a listing of upcoming movies.
For more information contact Piotr Jurgielewicz at: firstname.lastname@example.org