Upcoming Humanities in Medicine Lecture

From Cell Lines to Bioslaves:

Biotechnology and the Politics of Health

Priscilla Wald, PhD

Professor of English and
Women's Studies
Duke University


Tuesday, Dec 2, 2014
12:00-1:00 pm
Duke Hospital
Lecture Hall 2002

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Spiritual Dimensions of
Illness and Healing
March 6-8, 2015
Hyatt Regency Cambridge, MA

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Medical Student Interest Groupss

Over a quarter of Duke’s first-year medical class participates regularly in the Bioethics and History of Medicine Interest Groups. Students meet monthly to discuss ethical or historical topics that often bear on medicine today. More information: trent-center@duke.edu.


Theology, Medicine and Culture Seminars

The goal of the Theology, Medicine and Culture (TMC) seminar series is to promote conversation and collaboration across disciplines exploring the intersections of Theology, Medicine, and Culture.

Upcoming TMC seminars

Recent Humanities in Medicine Lectures


Rationing Is Not a Four-Letter Word:
Death Panels, Policy and Ethics

Philip D. Rosoff, MD, MA
Click here for video presentation.



Wind in the Willows:
Hearing the Voices of Children in Research


Marion E. Broome, PhD, RN, FAAN
Click here for video presentation.