Resources

Narrative Medicine Master’s Program At Columbia University

The Narrative Medicine master’s program seeks to strengthen the overarching goals of medicine, public health, and social justice, as well as the intimate, interpersonal experiences of the clinical encounter. The program fulfills these objectives by educating a leadership corps of health professionals and scholars from the humanities and social sciences who will imbue patient care and professional education with the skills and values of narrative understanding. For more information:
http://sps.columbia.edu/narrative-medicine

AACH — American Academy on Communication in Healthcare

For nearly 40 years, the American Academy on Communication in Healthcare (AACH) has been at the forefront of research and teaching relationship-centered healthcare communication. If you are looking for ways to improve patient safety, interdisciplinary teamwork, patient satisfaction scores, or just want to develop your individual communication skills, AACH can help. For more information:
http://www.aachonline.org/