Lecture: 500 Years of Human Dissection

Sep 16, 6:00pm to 7:00pm


Harvard University Pfizer Lecture Hall, Mallinckrodt Chemistry Lab B23, 12 Oxford St. Cambridge, MA. Science Center, Hall D. 1 Oxford St. Cambridge, MA.

David S. Jones, A. Bernard Ackerman Professor of the Culture of Medicine, Faculty of Arts and Sciences and the Faculty of Medicine, Harvard University
Dominic Hall, Curator, Warren Anatomical Museum, Harvard Medical School

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HMS at the Harvard Arts First Performance Fair

May 03, 3:00pm to 4:00pm


Dudley House / Lehman Hall Harvard University

Romanian songs, Tibetan dance, original poetry, and Mendelssohn Piano Trio in C minor featuring Simona Bor, Tina Tan, Jennifer Hu, Wanxin Cheng, Kai Huang, AK Barnett-Hart, Nicholas Bodnar, and Christopher Lim.
2014 HMS Arts First

Symposium: Beyond the Concert Hall

Apr 12, 9:00am to 4:00pm


Lowell Lecture Hall, Harvard University

Celebrating the choral art and its role in society, featuring distinguished speakers and the Joyful Noise chorus in conversation with Andrew Clark, Director of Choral Activities, Harvard.
Musicians, researchers, and disability advocates will explore the intersections of music and disability, neuroscience, wellness, and community. Alice Parker and Joyful Noise will lead symposium attendees in song.
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Concert: “Boundless Realms of Joy”

Apr 11, 8:00pm


Sanders Theatre, Harvard University

Celebrated chorus Joyful Noise, composed of adults with significant physical and/or neurological disabilities, joins the Harvard-Radcliffe Collegium Musicum and the Brattle Street Chamber Players in Sanders Theatre on Friday, April 11. Renowned conductor, composer, and educator Alice Parker will lead the choruses and audience in works that speak to the power of music for wellness and community.
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Ongoing Exhibit, "Body of Knowledge, A History of Anatomy {in 3 Parts}" - runs March 6 - December 5

Nov 15 (All day)


Special Exhibition Gallery, Science Center, Harvard University, 1 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA

Exhibit: "Body of Knowledge, A History of Anatomy {in 3 Parts}"
Dates: Exhibit will run from March 6, 2014 - December 5, 2014
For complete exhibit details visit: http://chsi.harvard.edu/chsi_specex.html

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January Term Course at the MFA, Registration Required

Jan 24, 11:00am


Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Open to Harvard Undergraduates, registration link: http://ofa.fas.harvard.edu/courses/january.php

Can looking at art change the way one sees a patient? Can music be used therapeutically in neurologic disorders? Can reflection and narrative writing enhance empathy? The Committee on Arts&Humanities@HMS, the Office for the Arts at Harvard and the Museum of Fine Read more about January Term Course at the MFA, Registration Required

Cambridge Forum, "Why Doctors Write"

Mar 26, 7:00pm to 8:00pm


First Parish in Cambridge, 3 Church Street (Harvard Square)

Beacon Press director Helene Atwan explores the relationship between editor and author with Danielle Ofri, a practicing physician, author, and the editor of the Bellevue Literary Review, the premier literary journal focused on illness, health, and healing.

How does writing change Ofri’s practice of medicine? How does editing the Bellevue Literary Review inform her view of her hospital and her patients? What Read more about Cambridge Forum, "Why Doctors Write"