Medical Humanities and Health Studies

Lectures and Seminars in Medical Humanities-Health Studies


 Fall 2015 MHHS Seminars List


Yaa Akosa Antwi, PHD, Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, IUPUI 

"The impact of the dependent care provision of the Affordable Care Act"

This talk will present findings on the impact of Affordable Care Act (ACA) on the health insurance status of affected young adults, thier labor market outcomes, and their use of emergency and inpatient medical care.  

Thursday, November 19th

12:00pm - 1:00pm

University Library Room 0110 


Spring 2016 Seminars


Lucia D. Wocial, PhD, RN Nurse Ethicist

"Conversations on Dying"

Monday, January 25th

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Campus Center  CE 307


Related Talks

"Osler Inspirations from a Great Physician" 

Charles S. Bryan, MD

Thursday, November 19th 

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Medical Library (1st Floor)


Stay tuned for more information about the Spring 2016 MHHS Seminar Series!


Parking Information: 

For seminars held in the IUPUI Campus Center: park in the Vermont Street parking garage, 1004 W. Vermont St., next to the IUPUI Campus Center.

For seminars held in the Van Nuys Medical Science Building: park in the University Hospital parking garage, 600 University Blvd., and walk west on Walnut Street to reach the Medical Science building.

For seminars held in the Riley Outpatient Center Auditorium: park in the Riley Outpatient parking garage, 575 West Dr.

Contact Rosie at or call 317-278-1669 to be the first to receive updates on information about these and other talks for the upcoming academic year.