Medical Humanities and Health Studies

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April 8th, 2015: Meg Moorman, PhD, RN, WHNP, Clinical Assistant Professor, Indiana University School of Nursing

Presenting "Visual Thinking Strategies in Nursing and Medical Education"


12:00pm - 1:00pm, Campus Center CE 307.

Unless otherwise noted, all MHHS Seminar events are free and open to the public.

2015 MHHS Career Day a Success!

Thanks to all who participated in "Health Careers: Why Liberal Arts?" Students, faculty, and visitors from other organizations joined together to explore the many ways in which a background in Liberal Arts is invaluable to those seeking to enter into a Health-related career.

Take a look at these photos from the event! 

Related Events:

Check out these events from other MHHS-related groups! (Click the links for more information.) 

More Related Talks coming soon!

Help to support our program!

We work all year round to bring scholars and esteemed guest lecturers from all over the world to IUPUI for our MHHS seminar series and other events. These events add to the rich academic culture of our university, and offer unique opportunities to the students and faculty of IUPUI, as well as the general public of Indiana. To show your support for these programs, please click the "Give Now" button on the left sidebar. Every donation counts, and it all goes towards keeping the spirit of learning alive in our wonderful community. Thank you!

Check out our new Graduate Certificate! 

Click on the title to view the brochure. For more information, contact our office.


MHHS Graduate Student, Janet Panoch, wins CTSI Award

Research: Teaching teens to talk to their doctor is goal of CTSI poster award winner 

Janet Panoch will use funds from her CTSI poster award to advance a project that aims to integrate health care communications curriculum into local high schools. READ MORE


Congratulations, Janet! 

MHHS and Related Courses: Spring 2015

Click HERE for the latest listing of MHHS and Related Courses for the 2015 Spring Semester!

For a complete listing of available courses, please consult the Registrar’s website, located here

"How to Survive a Plague"

Sponsored by the School of Science Diversity Council

This 2012 David France film uses footage from the 1980s and 1990s to illustrate how groups worked to change AIDS from a death sentence to a survivable disease.

How to Survive a Plague
Weds, Sept. 24
5:30 p.m. (refreshments served at 5:30 followed by the film)
discussion with Dr. Emily Beckman (Medical Humanities & Health Studies)
UL 1126

Contact us at

Medical Humanities & Health Studies Program
425 University Blvd., CA 141
Indianapolis, IN 46202
(Ph) 317.278.1669
(Fax) 317.278.2525