Humanities in Medicine Special Event


Physician and Author
Terrence Holt, MD, PhD

Departments of
Social Medicine
and Internal Medicine
UNC School of Medicine

will present and read from his new book,
Internal Medicine: A Doctor's Stories

"Heart Failure"


Tuesday, Feb 3, 2015

Duke Hospital Lecture Hall 2002

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2015 Nancy Weaver Emerson Lecture


Benjamin S. Wilfond, MD

Division of Bioethics
Department of Pediatrics
University of Washington
School of Medicine

ROMP Ethics:

Public Attitudes about
Research on Medical Practices

Tuesday, Feb17, 2015, 6:00pm
Nasher Museum of Art,
Duke University

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


   Early registration deadline: Friday, January 30   

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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.