News

  • Alumni News: McCrary Elected as Fellow of NYAM

    July 31, 2014, 15:45 PM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to share that s. Van McCrary, PhD, JD, MPH (IMH `92) was elected as a Fellow of the New York Academy of Medicine (NYAM).

  • Alewine Admitted for Candidacy

    July 28, 2014, 11:25 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is proud to announce that Kenneth Alewine has been admitted for candidacy for the Doctor of Philosophy in the Medical Humanities Graduate Program.

  • Piemonte Admitted for Candidacy

    July 23, 2014, 14:56 PM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is proud to announce that Nicole Piemonte has been admitted for candidacy for the Doctor of Philosophy in the Medical Humanities Graduate Program.

  • Banda Publishes Article in Body & Society

    July 22, 2014, 10:21 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities would like to congratulate graduate student Jonathan Banda on the publication of "Rapid Home HIV Testing: Risk and the Moral Imperatives of Biological Citizenship" in Body & Society.

  • McCammon Selected to be Osler Scholar

    July 6, 2014, 11:27 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities would like to congratulate graduate student and UTMB Health School of Medicine faculty member Susan McCammon, MD on being selected as an Osler Scholar by the John P. McGovern Academy of Oslerian Medicine.

  • 2014 Student Research Colloquium a Success

    June 30, 2014, 12:48 PM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to share that its 15th annual Student Research Colloquium was held on June 6, 2014 with many successful presentations.

  • Fletcher Publishes Article in JME

    June 17, 2014, 10:52 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities would like to congratulate graduate student Erica Fletcher on the publication of her article on social theory in the Journal of Medical Humanities.

  • Winslade Commentary Published in JME

    January 16, 2014, 11:21 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities would like to congratulate William J. Winslade, JD, PhD on the publication of a commentary on "Surgical Castration, Texas Law, and the Case of Mr. T" in the Journal of Medical Ethics.

  • Faculty and Students Quoted in Atlantic Article

    January 16, 2014, 10:42 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to share that two graduate students and a faculty member were interviewed and quoted in a January 2014 article in The Atlantic on the Affordable Care Act and Medicaid.

  • Hester Publishes Book Chapter

    January 2, 2014, 16:39 PM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities would like to congratulate faculty member Rebecca Hester, PhD on the publication on her chapter on human assimilation in Uberveillance and the Social Implications of Microchip Implants: Emerging Technologies (Information Science Reference, ISBN 9781466645820).

  • Hudson Jones Publishs Article in JMH

    December 6, 2013, 11:28 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities would like to congratulate faculty member Anne Hudson Jones, PhD on the publication of her article, "Why Teach Literature and Medicine? Answers from Three Decades," in the Journal of Medical Humanities.

  • IMH Members Awarded Scholarships

    December 6, 2013, 11:27 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities would like to congratulate the Institute students and faculty who were among the recipients of the 2013 UTMB Health Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences (GSBS) Scholarship Awards.

  • Institute Faculty, Students and Alumni Present at ASBH

    October 31, 2013, 00:00 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to share that many of our faculty, graduate students, and alumni gave presentations at the 2013 Annual Conference of the American Society for Bioethics and Humanities in Atlanta, GA.

  • Hudson Jones Gives Opening Lecture

    September 6, 2013, 09:11 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to share that faculty member Anne Hudson Jones gave the opening lecture at a workshop on Literature and Medicine, held as part of the Congress of the International Comparative Literature Association in July 2013.

  • Fletcher and Hudson Jones Present at London Conference

    July 16, 2013, 10:13 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to share that graduate student Erica Fletcher and faculty member Anne Hudson Jones, PhD participated in "A Narrative Future for Healthcare", a conference hosted by King's College London in June 2013.

  • Alumni News: Students, Alumnus, & Faculty Present at Symposium

    July 16, 2013, 10:13 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to share graduate students Stephanie Darrow and Kenneth Alewine gave presentations at the 1st Annual Symposium on Medeival and Renaissance Studies. The students' presentations were part of a session on "Leonardo da Vinci: Renaissance Art and Anatomy" organized by faculty member Anne Hudson Jones, PhD and chaired by Daniel Bustillos, JD, PhD (IMH `08).

  • Hudson Jones Presents Keynote at Symposium

    July 16, 2013, 10:12 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to share that faculty member Anne Hudson Jones, PhD presented a keynote lecture at the 2013 International Symposium on Poetry and Medicine in May 2013 in London, UK.

  • Piemonte Given Stobo Award

    July 16, 2013, 09:55 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to announce that graduate student Nicole Piemonte was awarded the John D. and Mary Ann Stobo Award at the Osler Oration held in July 2013.

  • Student Article Published in Hastings Center Report

    July 16, 2013, 09:54 AM by Julia Essex

    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities would like to congratulate Nicole Piemonte, MA on the publication of her article, "Avoiding a 'Death Panel' Redux" in The Hastings Center Report. Dr. Piemonte co-authored the article with Laura Hermer, JD, LLM, a former Institute faculty member.