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March 1-2, 2019
International Conference: Learning from the Doctor-Patient Relationship: A dialogue between the US, Europe and West Africa

Co-sponsored with the University of Chicago Paris Center and the Center for Global Health
Location:Paris, France


April 5, 2019
Annual Symposium: For Whom the Bell Tolls: The impact of the learning environment on burnout and the well-being of the next generation of health care professionals

Time: 12:30 PM–4:00 PM
Keynote: Holly Humphrey, MD (President, Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation)
Location: Center for Care and Discovery Boardroom
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Holly Humphrey

Holly Humphrey, MD is the current President of the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation. Former Dean of Medical Education at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Dr. Humphrey has been recognized as a Ralph W. Gerard Professor in Medicine. Under Dr. Humphrey’s leadership at Pritzker, the university went on to launch many development programs such as the Academy for Distinguished Medical Educators and the MERITS Fellowship. Dr. Humphrey has also published extensively about issues pertaining to medical education, mainly, the importance of mentorship particularly for individuals that are underrepresented in medicine.

April 12, 2019
Lecture: Narrative Medicine and Narrative Ethics

Time: TBD
Lydia Dugdale, MD (Yale University)
Location:TBD


April 30, 2019
Lecture: Lowell T Coggeshall Memorial Lecture

Time: 12:00-1:00 PM
George Thibault, MD (President Emeritus, Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation)
Co-sponsored with the Department of Medicine and the Pritzker School of Medicine
Location:Billings Auditorium P-117


May 2019
Scholar Lab Meeting: Bucksbaum Pilot Grants: A Discussion by Current Grantees

Time: 7:00-8:30 AM
Matthew Sorrentino, MD (University of Chicago)
Location:Cardiology Conference Room W-632