Hiram College


This workshop will address scholarly research and publication in the health humanities (e.g. conducting and organizing research, submitting to academic journals, crafting book proposals, engaging in scholarly collaboration).

Example materials for submission: article abstracts or excerpts, book project descriptions, chapter summaries, job or fellowship application letters.

Therese (Tess) Jones is Associate Director of the Center for Bioethics and Humanities (CBH) and Director of the Arts and Humanities in Healthcare Program at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. She is an Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine. She received her Ph.D. in English from the University of Colorado, Boulder, with major emphases in American literature, modern and contemporary drama, and gender studies and completed a three-year postdoctoral fellowship in medical humanities. She has published and presented extensively on HIV/AIDS and the arts; literature, film and medicine; and medical education and is the editor of the Journal of Medical Humanities and lead editor for the Health Humanities Reader published by Rutgers University Press (2014). She is currently under contract with Routledge as co-editor of The Handbook of Health and Media (forthcoming 2022)