Differing Ways of Seeing: what medical humanities can offer

Beverley Hood (Artist)

Research output: Non-textual formPerformance

Abstract / Description of output

Differing Ways of Seeing: what medical humanities was an evening of performance and discussion to celebrate humanities in healthcare education, organised by The Scottish Medical Humanities. The Scottish Medical Humanities project aims to enrich the experience of healthcare practitioners, students and trainees and the event was supported by the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities and the Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland. The event was held at St. Cecilia's Hall, on 28 June 2018 and featured an extract of Eidolon, performed by Maggy Sinding. The event also featured: Q&A with author-GP Gavin Francis, and a reading from his new book Shapeshifters: on medicine and human change, a rehearsed reading from Variant, the new play by Peter Arnott, directed by Zinnie Harris, an art exhibition by students of Aberdeen Medical School's Fine Art in Medicine course and readings from online project Poems for Doctors.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 28 Jun 2018


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  • Eidolon

    Hood, B.


    Project: University Awarded Project Funding

  • IDENTITY - Black Box Pop-up Cinema

    Hood, B. & Borland, C., 11 Feb 2019

    Research output: Non-textual formExhibition

  • Hybrid to Simulated Invention

    Hood, B., 1 Nov 2018, Explorations in Art & Technology. Springer-Verlag

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  • Eidolon360 - A VR experience

    Hood, B. & Flint, T., 11 Jul 2018

    Research output: Non-textual formExhibition

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