Past Events & Conferences

2014
Ongoing Exhibit, "Body of Knowledge, A History of Anatomy {in 3 Parts}" - runs March 6 - December 5

January Term Course at the Museum of Fine Arts

Gold Foundation event, "Days of Discontent: Mending the Broken Bond Between Patient and Practitioner"

Cambridge Forum, "Why Doctors Write"

Workshop: BALL & Other Funny Stories about Cancer

Concert: “Boundless Realms of Joy”

Symposium: Beyond the Concert Hall

HMS at the Harvard Arts First Festival

Poetry Within Illness: Reading by Rafael Campo, Martha Collins, Steven Cramer 


Panel Discussion: Parkinson's Disease and Dance

Lecture: The Efficacy of Placebos: A Historian's Perspective

Broken Hearts: A Tangled History of Cardiac Care 

HMS Welcome for the TMEC Atrium Piano

2013


Ackerman Symposium on Medicine and Culture - Cultivating Humanism: A Symposium on Medicine and the Arts

Music and Medicine: Beethoven with Richard Kogan, MD

Dramatic Reading of "W;t" performed by HMS & ART students

Write, Cure, Play: Bringing Literature and Musical to a Medical Career 

Lecture, "Medical Needs and Social Priorities" by Amartya Sen

2012

Ackerman Symposium on Medicine and Culture - Who is Responsible for the Culture of Medicine? 

Imagining Illness, An Evening of Art, Literature, and Music

Celebration in Honor of Charles Rosenberg

Broken Hearts: The Tangled History of Cardiac Care

2011
Ackerman Symposium on Medicine and Culture - Genetic Determinism Then and Now: Confronting the Legacy of Eugenics 

2010

Ackerman Symposium on Medicine and Culture - The Flexner Centennial: 100 Years of Medical Education Reform 

2009

Ackerman Symposium on Medicine and Culture - Medical Industry, Medical Health 

2008

Ackerman Symposium on Medicine and Culture - Self & Non-Self: A Transplant Surgeon and the Medical Humanities 

2007

Ackerman Symposium on Medicine and Culture - Beating it into them? Beating it out of them? Moral Values in Medical Education Today 

2006

Ackerman Symposium on Medicine and Culture - Saving Lives? Three cases of performance improvement versus discovery 

2005

Ackerman Symposium on Medicine and Culture - Educating for Professionalism: from Principals to Practice 

2004

Ackerman Symposium on Medicine and Culture - Professional Values in the Age of Consumer Medicine 

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