The Medicine & the Muse Program is the home for the arts and humanities at the medical school, with programs that support diversity and integrate the arts and humanities into medical education, scholarly endeavors, and the practice of medicine.
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“In this biomedical revolution, we need the humanities now more than ever.”
-Lloyd B. Minor, MD, Dean, Stanford University School of Medicine
Program Features and News
Announcing: Upcoming Contests
Annual Irvin D. Yalom Literary Award call for submissions
Deadline: December 30th 2019
To view more information and past winners, click here.
7/29/2019 Radiolab, G: The World's Smartest Animal, Writer in Residence Dr. Laurel Braitman competes against two comedians to find the world’s smartest animal. What results is a series of funny, delightful stories about unexpectedly smart animals and a shift in the way we think about intelligence across all the animals - including us.
Arifeen is a medical student representative on the Medicine & the Muse Steering Community and a concentrator in Biomedical Ethics and Medical Humanities
Candice Kim, Emerging Scholar Award at the 9th International Conference on Health, Wellness & Society,September 2019
The School of Medicine's Art Committee welcomes you to the new art exhibition featuring the works of Stanford medical students. Please join us at the opening reception in LKSC 1st floor lobby.
Monday, November 18 @ 5:30 pm - 7 pm
Location: LKSC 1st and 3rd floor
Free and open to the public.
Date/Time: December 2, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Berg Hall, LKSC