Narrative Medicine Pioneer, Rita Charon, Speaks at City Tech

Dr. Rita Charon, Director of the Program in Narrative Medicine at Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons will speak at City Tech on Friday, February 15, 2013 at 11 am in the Atrium Amphitheater.  Charon’s advancement of narrative competency for health professionals has had significant impact on medical education in the U.S.  Following Charon’s lecture is a discussion led by James Stubenrauch and Joy Jacobson on narrative writing and nursing practice

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