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March 1: Dr. Arturo Casadevall

Dr. Arturo Casadevall

The Medicine, Science, and Humanities major and Phi Beta Kappa present a talk by Dr. Arturo Casadevall: Reforming Medicine: How should we view medicine and science for the future? Join us on Tuesday, March 1, at 7 p.m. in Hodson 210. Refreshments and snacks will be served.

New Master of Bioethics Degree

The Master of Bioethics (MBE) degree is a new collaborative program of the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics and the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. The MBE is an innovative, interdisciplinary, and cross-divisional graduate program, with the goal of preparing students from diverse individual and professional backgrounds for the bioethics challenges of […]

Spring Enrollment for Declared and Potential MSH Majors

The MSH major will offer one advanced course in the spring semester. In Insomnia in Modern Literature, Philosophy, and Film (AS 145.330), Professor Andrea Krauss has crafted a fascinating look at sleeplessness from a humanities perspective that is oriented to the MSH major. In addition, two cross-listed courses in the spring will fulfill the 100-level […]

Inaugural Lecture: The Portrait of an Illness

The new medicine, science, and humanities major held its inaugural lecture on September 30, featuring renowned bioethicist, Thomas Duffy, MD. The title of Duffy’s talk, “The Portrait of an Illness,” addressed the need for physicians to be well versed in the study of the humanities in order for them to gain deeper insight into their […]

Introductory Course Announced for New Major

Death and Dying in Art, Literature, and Philosophy (AS.145.101): This team-taught course offers an introduction to the new major by approaching the topic of death and dying from historical, anthropological, philosophical, theological, literary, and art history perspectives. […]

Krieger School Adds New Major: Medicine, Science, and Humanities

Johns Hopkins University’s Krieger School of Arts and Sciences has launched the medicine, science, and humanities major for students who want to examine medical and scientific issues through the lens of humanities studies.