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Medical Humanities podcast

By BMJ Group

Medical Humanities is a leading international journal that reflects the whole field of medical humanities. Medical Humanities aims to encourage a high academic standard for this evolving and developing subject and to enhance professional and public discussion. It features original articles relevant to the delivery of healthcare, the formulation of public health policy, the experience of being ill and of caring for those who are ill, as well as case conferences, educational case studies, book, film, and art reviews, editorials, correspondence, news and notes. To ensure international relevance Medical Humanities has Editorial Board members from all around the world. http://mh.bmj.com/ * The purpose of this podcast is to educate and to inform. The content of this podcast does not constitute medical advice and it is not intended to function as a substitute for a healthcare practitioner’s judgement, patient care or treatment. The views expressed by contributors are those of the speakers. BMJ does not endorse any views or recommendations discussed or expressed on this podcast. Listeners should also be aware that professionals in the field may have different opinions. By listening to this podcast, listeners agree not to use its content as the basis for their own medical treatment or for the medical treatment of others.

  1. 1.
    Accessibility, Creation, Community: an interview with Cheryl Green11/18/2020
    27:03
  2. 2.
    Finding ways forward for LGBTQ+ health access10/26/2020
    27:43
  3. 3.
    The Dignity of Help: Sara Hendren’s What a Body Can Do09/10/2020
    21:01
  4. 4.
    Accessibility isn’t a new coat of paint: Chris Higgins on his film ACCESS08/21/2020
    17:55
  5. 5.
    Where race, disparity, and pandemic collide: COVID-19 USA07/01/2020
    23:46
  6. 6.
    Human bodies of WWII, beyond the battlefield05/21/2020
    18:01
  7. 7.
    Disability visibility and the Covid-19 crisis04/28/2020
    17:43
  8. 8.
    Coronavirus - bodies, environments and the spread of disease03/20/2020
    19:55
  1. 9.
    Every woman and girl counts03/04/2020
    21:19
  2. 10.
    Health, Humanity and Dr. Frankenstein02/05/2020
    16:04
  3. 11.
    Stories of guilt and redemption: the cinema of Atom Egoyan01/13/2020
    14:28
  4. 12.
    2040: A personal prescription for Global Health12/05/2019
    20:55
  5. 13.
    Using arts to campaign against gender-based violence11/20/2019
    26:07
  6. 14.
    Making Space10/16/2019
    21:04
  7. 15.
    The Power of Poetry09/10/2019
    22:47
  8. 16.
    Nurturing artistic talent in children with autism. A conversation with Hana Makki08/23/2019
    16:31
  9. 17.
    Creating father-son bonds through film: Tom Browne and his son Frankie08/01/2019
    13:58
  10. 18.
    Bridges of hope: Supporting women and youth through economic empowerment07/21/2019
    18:17
  11. 19.
    Death and dying, Italian style07/04/2019
    12:17
  12. 20.
    History Lessons: Immigration, the NHS and fear of the other06/08/2019
    21:48
  13. 21.
    Making History Matter: Julian Simpson on migration, social issues and the role of history06/02/2019
    21:44
  14. 22.
    A New Outlook on Psychosomatics?05/17/2019
    15:54
  15. 23.
    Interrogating Medicine: a podcast on humanities and pain04/26/2019
    15:59
  16. 24.
    The Weaponizing of Religion against Healthcare: An Interview with John Fugelsang04/11/2019
    24:11
  17. 25.
    Daniel LaForest on reaching beyond medicine to live experience of health03/27/2019
    16:31
  18. 26.
    United in film: psychiatrist Dr Nabil Elkot recommends drama therapy for patients and doctors03/13/2019
    9:16
  19. 27.
    What society do we live in? Dr Gavin Francis on precarity, vulnerability and narrative03/06/2019
    16:29
  20. 28.
    Prescribing Art. Victoria Hume, Director of the Culture, Health and Wellbeing Alliance02/07/2019
    16:27
  21. 29.
    The Immigrants' Case of Shakespeare: a discussion about borders and health effects of separation01/29/2019
    14:48
  22. 30.
    Medicine meets cinema: Dr Omneya Okasha’s journey from dentistry to film making01/10/2019
    12:56
  23. 31.
    ICE Immigration and Health: Eugene Gu on the medical consequence of politics01/02/2019
    11:39
  24. 32.
    The shape of Medical Humanities in South Africa11/06/2018
    16:06
  25. 33.
    Let's talk sex, medicine and film. Reporting from Egypt Medfest 201810/17/2018
    15:04
  26. 34.
    One Year Anniversary, MH editor07/13/2018
    9:03
  27. 35.
    Talk to her: Arab women unveil taboos02/16/2018
    14:30
  28. 36.
    How do we find meaning when we are going to die?11/02/2017
    21:26
  29. 37.
    Psychiatry, old age and relationships in Professor Robert Abrams’ words09/27/2017
    16:16
  30. 38.
    Auditory hallucinations, agoraphobia and extremism as portrayed by actor Ahemed Magdy04/27/2017
    12:32
  31. 39.
    Living and ‘loving life’ in a sanatorium: interview with Radu Jude, Romanian director03/06/2017
    7:21
  32. 40.
    Khaled Abol Naga: Acting as a calling and social activism09/14/2016
    33:36
  33. 41.
    "To age or not to age", Tom Kinninmont about his co-writing "The Carer"07/29/2016
    19:09
  34. 42.
    'Bernie and Rebecca’ is Melissa Kent's directorial debut: "a lifetime of emotions in 15 minutes"07/08/2016
    12:48
  35. 43.
    The Nightingales: Sudan's First women band: music for healing and hope06/17/2016
    24:21
  36. 44.
    Coma through the eyes of a doctor and relatives: interview with Anu Menon, director of 'Waiting'03/15/2016
    11:53
  37. 45.
    Film ‘Waiting’ - lives united by coma: interview with co-writer James Ruzicka03/10/2016
    13:25
  38. 46.
    Producer Simon Field invites to Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s season of films and installations in UK02/23/2016
    14:23
  39. 47.
    Sharif Hatata: doctor, novelist, film critic about medicine, doctor strike and "Egypt's health"01/08/2016
    17:39
  40. 48.
    Bringing cinema to those with visual impairment, reporting from the Panorama of the European Film12/21/2015
    12:30
  41. 49.
    Psychological coercion in UK government workfare programmes05/15/2015
    11:16
  42. 50.
    Mohamed Khan, Egyptian screenwriter and director, on what clinicians can gain from his films10/23/2014
    10:39
  43. 51.
    The Postgraduate Medical Humanities Conference 2014: The mad scientist09/15/2014
    7:20
  44. 52.
    The Postgraduate Medical Humanities Conference 201409/15/2014
    10:31
  45. 53.
    The Postgraduate Medical Humanities Conference 2014: Education and medical humanities09/15/2014
    9:32
  46. 54.
    Welcome to Medical Humanities04/14/2014
    21:51

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