Beginning in September 2008, the Doctors Kienle Center for Humanistic Medicine and the Department of Humanities at Penn State College of Medicine has invited members of the student body, faculty, and medical center staff to participate in the presentation of one-act plays dealing with issues surrounding medical care and medical ethics. Since then a number of regilarly scheduled staged readings followed by discussions with the cast and audience have taken place. Themes of previous presentations have been dementia, assisted suicide, the experience of cancer diagnosis and treatment of ethical dilemmas in organ transplantation. Staged readings and discussions for the 2012-13 academic year will be:
The Doctors Kienle Center for Humanistic Medicine invites all medical students, faculty and staff interested in participating in the continuation of a medical drama group to contact J.O. Ballard, M.D. at: firstname.lastname@example.org or call (717) 531-8778
If you or someone you know is interested in becoming involved in the Kienle center Players productions there will be an informational meeting on
Monday, September 23, 2013
at 5:00 p.m.
in Room C1800
For more information contact JO Ballard, M.D. at email@example.com or call (717) 531-8778