News

  • 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).
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  • 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.
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  • 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.
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  • 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.
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  • Meet Dr. Jac Saorsa

    October 1, 2013, 00:00 AM by Julia Essex
    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to welcome Jac Saorsa, MPhil, PhD as a Visiting Scholar.
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  • 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.
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  • Meet Dr. Kristy Williams

    September 1, 2013, 00:00 AM by Julia Essex
    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to welcome Kristy Williams, PhD, LLB, LLM as a Visiting Scholar.
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  • 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.
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  • 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).
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  • 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.
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  • 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.
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  • 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.
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  • Meet Dr. Donna A. Patterson

    June 15, 2013, 00:00 AM by Julia Essex
    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to welcome Donna A. Patterson, PhD as a Visiting Scholar.
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  • Meet Dr. Browne C. Lewis

    April 23, 2013, 00:00 AM by Julia Essex
    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to welcome Browne C. Lewis, MPA, JD, LLM as a Visiting Scholar.
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  • Alumni News: Parsi Promoted to Professor

    April 3, 2013, 13:50 PM by Julia Essex
    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to share that Kayhan Parsi, JD, PhD (IMH `98) was recently promoted to Professor of Bioethics at the Neiswanger Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy at the Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine.
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  • Student Article to Be Published in Hastings Center Report

    April 2, 2013, 11:16 AM by Julia Essex
    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities would like to congratulate Nicole Piemonte, MA on the acceptance of an article for publication in The Hastings Center Report.
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  • Student Article to Be Published in Biosecurity Journal

    April 2, 2013, 11:16 AM by Julia Essex
    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities would like to congratulate Heather Carson, JD on the acceptance of her article on vaccine use in the Journal for Biosecurity, Biosafety, and Biodefense Law.
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  • Student Poster Presented at ASM Meeting

    April 2, 2013, 11:16 AM by Julia Essex
    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities would like to congratulate graduate student Heather Carson, JD on the poster presentation of her work at the Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research meeting of the American Society for Microbiology (ASM).
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  • December 2012 Graduates

    January 30, 2013, 16:51 PM by Julia Essex
    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities would like to congratulate its three December 2012 graduates: Dr. Jiin-Yu Chen, Dr. Andrew Childress, and Ms. Kimberly Gordy.
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  • Alumni News: Klugman Named Blog Editor

    January 30, 2013, 16:51 PM by Julia Essex
    The UTMB Health Institute for the Medical Humanities is pleased to share that Craig Klugman, PhD, (IMH `01) has been named the editor for the blog of the American Journal of Bioethics and is making weekly contributions to the blog.
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