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Presenting Title: LEARNING FROM THE HEALTH HUMANITIES (Advancing Care through Education)

Date: 13 April 2019 (Saturday)
 Time: 0800hrs - 0845hrsVenue: Academia, Auditorium

Professor Paul Crawford 

Professor of Health Humanities 

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

Co-Director, Nottingham Health Humanities Research Priority Area

University of Nottingham, UK
Director, Centre for Social Futures, Institute of Mental Health

Paul Crawford is the world's first Professor of Health Humanities, Director of the Centre for Social Futures at the Institute of Mental Health, and Co-Director of Nottingham Health Humanities Research Priority Area, University of Nottingham, UK. He is also Adjunct Professor at NTNU, Norway.  He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (FRSA), Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences (FAcSS), Fellow of the Royal Society for Public Health and holds a Lord Dearing Award for Excellence in Teaching and Learning.  As the founding father of the new, global and rapidly developing field of health humanities, Professor Crawford leads various research in applying the arts and humanities to inform and transform healthcare, health and wellbeing.  His most recent books include Health Humanities (Palgrave, 2015), Companion to Health Humanities (Routledge, forthcoming, 2019) and Humiliation: Dealing with Public Shame (Emerald, forthcoming, 2019).