MHS is an innovative multidisciplinary center that studies the social and societal dimensions of health and illness. Our scholarship, teaching, and wide-ranging collaborative projects explore medicine and science in a wide array of cultural contexts, while at the same time fostering productive dialogue across disciplinary boundaries.

MHS 4+1 Information Session

September 24, 2019
4:30pm – 5:30pm
MHS Suite

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Advising Pizza Party

October 15, 2019
MHS Suite

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Community Town Hall with Jonathan M. Metzl

October 29, 2019
Nashville Public Library

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The Politics of Health:

2020 International Health Humanities Consortium Conference

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New MHS Members

Dying of Whiteness

by Jonathan M. Metzl

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Sep. 21: Tennessee Health Care Campaign Conference with Prof. Gilbert Gonzales

Sep. 24: 4+1 Information Session

Sept. 26: Public Screening of Ward 5B with Profs. Celina Callahan-Kapoor and Gilbert Gonzales

Oct. 3: Public Screening of Liyana with Prof. Tara McKay

Oct. 5: Healthy and Free Tennessee Statewide Convening with Prof. Aimi Hamraie

Oct.11: The Southern Festival of Books with Prof. Jonathan Metzl

Oct. 15: Advising Pizza Party

Oct. 29: Faith, Spirituality, and Activism in Men’s Health with Profs. Derek Griffith, Jonathan Metzl, Marino Bruce, Keith Meador, and Robyn Henderson-Espinoza

Oct. 29: Dying of Whiteness, Community Town Hall with Prof. Jonathan Metzl and Nashville Public Radio journalist, Meribah Knight

Nov. 5: Defining “Healthy Relationships”: The Politics of Sexual Violence and Consent in Contemporary America with Postdoctoral Visiting Scholar, Stephanie Pache

Nov. 7: Public Screening of Through the Repellent Fence with Prof. Ken MacLeish

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