Upcoming Events

Date:
Dec 06, 2017 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Faculty Club of Columbia University Medical Center, Physicians & Surgeons Building, 630 W. 168th St., 4th Floor, New York, NY
Speaker(s):

Ann Burack-Weiss, Associate Faculty, Narrative Medicine Program, Columbia University
Lynn Sara Lawrence, Psychotherapist
Lynne Bamat Mijangos, Practicum Supervisor, Narrative Medicine Program, Columbia University

We celebrate the extraordinary book Narrative in Social Work Practice: The Power and Possibility of Story by Ann Burack-Weiss, Lynn Sara Lawrence, and Lynne Bamat Mijangos, editors. The book features first-person accounts by social workers who have successfully integrated narrative theory and approaches into their practice.

Past Events

Date:
Nov 01, 2017 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Faculty Club of Columbia University Medical Center, Physicians & Surgeons Building, 630 W. 168th St., 4th Floor, New York, NY
Speaker(s):
Elisabeth Rosenthal, Editor-in-Chief, Kaiser Health News

Join this talk about the high cost of medical care today by doctor and journalist Elisabeth Rosenthal.

Date:
Oct 04, 2017 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Faculty Club of Columbia University Medical Center, Physicians & Surgeons Building, 630 W. 168th St., 4th Floor, New York, NY
Speaker(s):
Lucie Brock-Broido, Director of Poetry, School of the Arts, Columbia University

Join us to celebrate the work of the late poet Max Ritvo (1990–2016), whose acclaimed book of poems Four Reincarnations was written over the course of a long battle with cancer. Lucie Brock-Broido will introduce the poet’s work, providing context and connecting the many facets of Ritvo’s work and world.

Date:
Sep 06, 2017 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Faculty Club of Columbia University Medical Center, Physicians & Surgeons Building, 630 W. 168th St., 4th Floor, New York, NY
Speaker(s):
Bob Mankoff, Cartoon Editor, Esquire Benjamin Schwartz, B.A., M.D., faculty, Columbia University Medical Center
Date:
May 03, 2017 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Faculty Club of Columbia University Medical Center, Physicians & Surgeons Building, 630 W. 168th St., 4th Floor, New York, NY
Speaker(s):
Ruth W. Messinger, President of American Jewish World Service (AJWS) from 1998 to July of 2016, is currently the organization's inaugural Global Ambassador Randy Cohen is a writer, creator of the radio program "Person Place Thing." His latest book is Be Good: How to Navigate the Ethics of Everything
Date:
Apr 27, 2017 - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Alumni Auditorium, Black Building, 650 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032
Speaker(s):
Rita Charon, MD, Ph.D., Executive Director of the Program in Narrative Medicine at Columbia, and Professor of Medicine at the College of Physicians and Surgeons
Date:
Apr 05, 2017 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Faculty Club of Columbia University Medical Center, Physicians & Surgeons Building, 630 W. 168th St., 4th Floor, New York, NY
Speaker(s):
Dr. Shoshana Ungerleider, an internist practicing hospital medicine in San Francisco, California. Dr.Jessica Nutik Zitter, M.D., MPH, practices ICU and Palliative Care at the county hospital in Oakland, California. She is the author of Extreme Measures: Finding a Better Path to the End of Life.
Date:
Mar 01, 2017 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Faculty Club of Columbia University Medical Center, Physicians & Surgeons Building, 630 W. 168th St., 4th Floor, New York, NY
Speaker(s):
Rachel Aviv, New Yorker staff writer
Date:
Feb 01, 2017 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Faculty Club of Columbia University Medical Center, Physicians & Surgeons Building, 630 W. 168th St., 4th Floor, New York, NY
Speaker(s):
Dr. Lucy Kalanithi, MD, FACP, internal medicine physician and faculty member at the Stanford School of Medicine in Palo Alto, CA Nellie Hermann is the Creative Director of Columbia's Narrative Medicine program
Date:
Nov 02, 2016 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Faculty Club of Columbia University Medical Center, Physicians & Surgeons Building, 630 W. 168th St., 4th Floor, New York, NY
Speaker(s):
Emmy Award–winning correspondent John Donvan Peabody Award–winning television news producer Caren Zucker
Date:
Sep 07, 2016 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Pauline A. Hartford Memorial Chapel
Speaker(s):
Shane Bauer, Mother Jones senior reporter

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