Preliminary Schedule

January 12, 2018 (Friday)

03:00 Welcome from Faculty
03:45 Reading
Small Group Seminars: Writing exercise

January 13, 2018 (Saturday)

09:00 Plenary Address: “Thickening a Thin Story with Film in the Narrative Medicine Classroom" by Maura Spiegel
10:30 Small Group Seminars: Close Reading:
Training for attentive listening
02:00 Plenary Address: “Narrative Medicine: History, Context and Deployment" by Danielle Spencer
03:30 Small Group Seminars: Narrative Writing
from practice: Enlarging the clinical fund of
knowledge through representation

January 14, 2018 (Sunday)

09:00 Plenary Address: "Feasting on Methaphors: The Role of Comparisons in Clinical Practice" by Anita Wohlmann
10:30 Small Group Seminars: Interviewing: How to
elicit the full stories of illness
01:30 Plenary Address: “Finding Oneself in the Scene: Narrative Medicine and Self-care" by Deepthiman Gowda
03:00 All-group session