The Examined Life Conference

date(s):

10/06/16

location:

Iowa City, IA

description:

The Examined Life conference seeks to explore the intersections between the arts and medicine. How can they be of use to each other? How can they interact to make each more than they were without the other? Enjoy discussions and presentations on how the arts can be used in medical education and patient and provider care. Experience works by others like you: people who are trying to get along in the world of health care.

who should attend:

  • poetry therapists
  • bibliotherapists
  • writers
  • artists
  • healthcare professionals
  • veteran’s groups
  • educators
  • mental health professionals
  • therapists
  • counselors
  • researchers
  • graduate and undergraduate students
  • those interested in learning more about writing and the art of medicine!

  • sponsoring organization(s):

    University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine

    contact:

    jason-t-lewis@uiowa.edu
    (319) 335-8058
    http://examinedlifeconference.com/

    arts categories:

    writing
    mixed-art forms

    regions:

    western us
    central us
    eastern us
    national
    northern california
    southern california