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701 W. 168th Street
New York, NY 10032 United States

March 2016

States of Grace: A Journey of Loss, Resilience and Renewal

March 9, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Columbia University Irving Medical Center, 701 W. 168th Street
New York, NY 10032 United States
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The Columbia University Medical Center Project for Interprofessional Education and Practice, with support from the Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation, invites you to experience States of Grace, a story of the devotion, resilience and commitment inherent in caring for another.

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October 2016

Basic Narrative Medicine Workshop

October 28, 2016 @ 10:00 am - October 30, 2016 @ 1:00 pm
Columbia University Irving Medical Center, 701 W. 168th Street
New York, NY 10032 United States
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October, 28 - 30, 2016   |   Register at the early bird rate Early Bird registration until midnight, September 9, 2016 This Basic Workshop provides an intensive immersion in the methods and skills of narrative medicine. These practices are then applicable to almost unlimited clinical and non-clinical settings and goals. From Friday at 2 pm to Sunday at 5 pm, participants gather for plenary presentations by the founders of the Program in Narrative Medicine alternating with small-group seminars. You and seven other participants…

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March 2017

Implicit Bias in the Academy

March 20, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Columbia University Irving Medical Center, 701 W. 168th Street
New York, NY 10032 United States
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Columbia Commons IPE will be co-sponsoring this special presentation by Benjamin D. Reese, Jr., Psy.D along with the School of Nursing, CU Sexual Violence & Rape Crisis/Anti-Violence Support Center, Healthfirst, Mailman School of Public Health, and CUMC Diversity Deans. Dr. Reese is the Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer at Duke University/Duke University Health System. He will be speaking on Implicit Bias in the Academy. The event is open to all CUMC students and faculty.

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April 2017

Race | Violence | Justice: The Need for Narrative

April 7, 2017 @ 10:00 am - April 9, 2017 @ 1:00 pm
Columbia University Irving Medical Center, 701 W. 168th Street
New York, NY 10032 United States
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For this workshop, the Narrative Medicine faculty at Columbia will be joined by a guest faculty of scholars and artists committed to addressing racial disparities in health, safeguarding lives of young Black Americans, and representing in film and poetry the states of affairs and the possibilities for a future of equality. We are joined by George Yancy, author of Black Bodies, White Gazes: The Continuing Significance of Race and Look, A White! Philosophical Essays on Whiteness, community psychiatrist and activist Mindy Fullilove, author of Urban Alchemy, and medical doctor, professor of narrative medicine and health advocacy, and writer Sayantani DasGupta, author of Globalization and Transnational Surrogacy in India, and Topher Sanders, award-winning investigative journalist, author of recent NY Times opinion piece “Only White People, said the little girl," who covers race inequality for Pro Publica.

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November 2017

Basic Narrative Medicine Workshop

November 10, 2017 @ 9:00 am - November 12, 2017 @ 12:00 pm
Columbia University Irving Medical Center, 701 W. 168th Street
New York, NY 10032 United States
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This Basic Workshop provides an intensive immersion in the methods and skills of narrative medicine. These practices are then applicable to almost unlimited clinical and non-clinical settings and goals. From Friday at 2 pm to Sunday at 5 pm, participants gather for plenary presentations by the founders of the Program in Narrative Medicine alternating with small-group seminars. You and seven other participants will form a small group that stays together for the entire weekend, while faculty facilitators rotate through the groups. The large presentations by faculty open up themes of how stories work, creativity, ethics, bearing witness, and empathy, while the small groups practice rigorous skills in close reading, creative writing, and responding to the writings of others.

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March 2018

Narrative Palliative Care: An Advanced Narrative Medicine Workshop

March 22, 2018 @ 9:00 am - March 25, 2018 @ 1:00 pm
Columbia University Irving Medical Center, 701 W. 168th Street
New York, NY 10032 United States
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This year’s Advanced Narrative Medicine Workshop is being offered in concert with our themed Basic Workshop. We have chosen Palliative Care for our themed workshop because it is the most narratively powerful of clinical practices today. Whether engaged in palliative care or not, this Advanced Workshop will provide a deep, rich examination of a real narrative clinical care as a background for extended training in Narrative Based principles and practice.

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Narrative Palliative Care: A Basic Narrative Medicine Workshop

March 23, 2018 @ 10:00 am - March 25, 2018 @ 1:00 pm
Columbia University Irving Medical Center, 701 W. 168th Street
New York, NY 10032 United States
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The Workshop in Narrative Palliative Care welcomes guest faculty B.J. Miller and Craig Blinderman, two international pioneers in a narratively and creatively fortified palliative care to join the core faculty of Columbia’s Narrative Medicine for a weekend of personal and professional exploration.

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April 2018

Columbia Commons Campus-Wide Day of Interprofessional Action

April 5, 2018 @ 5:00 am - 1:00 pm
Columbia University Irving Medical Center, 701 W. 168th Street
New York, NY 10032 United States
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For the first time in Columbia’s history, faculty, staff, and students of all health sciences schools will join together in a groundbreaking commitment towards radical collaboration. Columbia University Medical Center will explore, celebrate, and expand the frontiers of health care team work during a day dedicated to improving respectful, effective, person-centered care.

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October 2018

Narrative Medicine: A Basic Weekend Workshop

October 12, 2018 @ 10:00 am - October 14, 2018 @ 1:00 pm
Columbia University Irving Medical Center, 701 W. 168th Street
New York, NY 10032 United States
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The care of the sick unfolds in stories. The effective practice of healthcare requires the ability to recognize, absorb, interpret, and be moved to action by the stories of others.

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March 2019

Burnout in Healthcare: The Need for Narrative

March 8 @ 9:00 am - March 10 @ 10:30 am
Columbia University Irving Medical Center, 701 W. 168th Street
New York, NY 10032 United States
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The care of the sick unfolds in stories. The effective practice of healthcare requires the ability to recognize, absorb, interpret, and be moved to action by the stories of others.

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