Art in Medicine
Training Medical Students
in the Use of Creative Expression to Improve Elder Care

July 21st, time and location TBA

1. Workshop, Poetry and Theater Improvisation (In person)
Students take Attitudinal Survey
Overview of creative aging and types of memory
Introduction to use of narrative in medicine

Best Practices:
Alzheimer’s Poetry Project

In the Moment

Date TBA (August)
2. Webinar, Music

Best Practices:
Music and Memories℠

Songwriting Works™

Date TBA (September)
3. Webinar, Storytelling

Best Practices:

Story Core

Date TBA (October)
4. Webinar, Visual Art Looking and Making

Best Practice Art Making
Opening Minds through Art

Best Practice Art Looking
Meet Me at MoMA

Date TBA (November)
5. Webinar, Dance/Movement

Best Practices:
Kairos Alive!™


On challenging stereotypes about aging

Dance for PD® (Parkinson’s Disease)

Date TBA (December)
6. Field Trip to Local Assisted Living or Adult Day Care Center
and Culminating Event