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Past Events

Date:
Nov 12, 2013 - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Alumni Auditorium, Columbia University Medical Center, 650 W. 168th St.

Columbia University’s Narrative Medicine program is hosting a day-long event commemorating the 20th anniversary of Philadelphia, the groundbreaking film starring Tom Hanks and Denzel Washington. “Philadelphia Twenty Years Later: Narrative and the Epidemic” will mark the milestone with a series of sessions that includes a reunion of director Jonathan Demme and the team directly involved in the film, as well as performances and discussions involving those who lived through the era and guided the narrative.

Date:
Nov 11, 2013 - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Armand Hammer Building, Columbia University Medical Center

Columbia University’s program in Narrative Medicine presents a free Veterans’ Day screening of the award-winning film by writer-director K. Lorrel Manning, Happy New Year, a hard-hitting portrait of the human cost of war.

Date:
Nov 06, 2013 - 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 Adams

This edition of Rounds will feature Rachel Adams, a writer and Professor of English and American Studies at Columbia University. She is the author of numerous academic articles and book reviews, as well as three books: Sideshow U.S.A.: Freaks and the American Cultural Imagination and Continental Divides: Remapping the Cultures of North America (both published by the University of Chicago Press), and her most recent, Raising Henry: A Memoir of Motherhood, Disability, and Discovery (Yale University Press). Her writing has also appeared in the Chronicle of Higher Education and the Times of London.

Date:
Oct 02, 2013 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: College of Physicians & Surgeons, Columbia University Medical Center

This edition of Rounds will feature author Aleksandar Hemon, whose The Book of My Lives, his first book of nonfiction, was published earlier this year. He also has written The Lazarus Project, which was a finalist for the 2008 National Book Award and National Book Critics Circle Award, and three collections of short stories. Hemon was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in 2003 and a “genius grant” from the MacArthur Foundation in 2004.

Date:
Sep 03, 2013 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Alumni Auditorium, Columbia University Medical Center, 650 W. 168th St.

This edition of Rounds will feature David Leventhal, member of the Mark Morris Dance Group from 1997 to 2010, and program manager and a founding teacher of the group’s Dance for PD program. A collaboration with the Brooklyn Parkinson Group, Dance for PD offers weekly classes for people with Parkinson’s at the company’s studios in Brooklyn, fosters similar classes in more than 40 communities around the world, and presents regular training workshops for teachers interested in leading Dance for PD classes.

Date:
May 03, 2013 - 9:00 a.m.
Location: Armand Hammer Building, Columbia University Medical Center
Speaker(s):
Chris Adrian, MD, MDiv, MFA, Rita Charon, MD, Ph.D, Deepthiman Gowda, MD, MPH Nellie Hermann, MFA Craig Irvine, Ph.D Maura Spiegel, Ph.D

These intensive workshops, reserved for 40 to 48 participants, offer rigorous skill-building in narrative competence.

Date:
Apr 03, 2013 - 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):
Colm Toibin

Narrative Medicine Rounds are lectures, readings, and performances presented by scholars, clinicians, academics, writers, and artists engaged in work at the interface between narrative and health care.

Date:
Mar 06, 2013 - 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):
William Breitbart, M.D.

Narrative Medicine Rounds are lectures, readings, and performances presented by scholars, clinicians, academics, writers, and artists engaged in work at the interface between narrative and health care.

Date:
Mar 02, 2013 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Columbia University, Miller Theatre
Speaker(s):
Fred Hersch and Ensemble Michael Winther

The Narrative Medicine program presents MY COMA DREAMS, a true story of love at the dividing line between life and death.

Date:
Feb 22, 2013 - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Armand Hammer Building, Columbia University Medical Center
Speaker(s):
Chris Adrian, MD, MDiv, MFA, Rita Charon, MD, Ph.D, Deepthiman Gowda, MD, MPH Nellie Hermann, MFA Craig Irvine, Ph.D Maura Spiegel, Ph.D

These intensive workshops, reserved for 40 to 48 participants, offer rigorous skill-building in narrative competence.

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