Our aim  is  to facilitate collaboration between humanities, sciences and medicine.

Our current interests include

  • healing environment,
  • writing in science and medicine
  • role of visual arts in medical education

Our  teaching programme at the Medical Faculty:

Student Selected Component  (SSC3) 

 

AMH2008 Glasgow

AMH2008 Glasgow

The Medical Humanities Unit hosted the 2008 meeting of the Association for Medical Humanities UK. There were  around 100 participants representing UK and international medical humanities community.

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde

Within the NHS,  we participate in the  Greater Glasgow and Clyde Health Board projects to create the network of artists  interested in getting involved in health-related issues and in the current large program of hospital design.

News

News

Medicine and Literature Group

Medicine and Literature Group

This group, initiated and led for many years by Professor Robin Downie meets regularly throughout the academic year in the Department of Philosophy. Persons interested in participating should contact Professor Downie (R.Downie@philosophy.arts.ala.ac.uk)