Harvard Medical School is offering two events in conjunction with its new postgraduate program Media and Medicine: How to Tell Stories that Make a Difference. Participants of this program will attend the events. In addition, the events are open to the Harvard community.

How to Save the News

A Conversation with Tina Rosenberg of the New York Times

Financial collapse, “fake news,” the trust gap — journalism is in trouble.  It’s time to transform not how we deliver the news, but what we deliver: the very idea of what “news” should be.

Date: Monday, October 14, 5:15-6:15 pm
Location: Harvard Medical School, Carl W. Walter Amphitheater, Tosteson Medical Education Center, 260 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 

 


Putting the Face on Public Health: The Role of Storytelling in Moving the Needle Towards Health Equity

With the opioid crisis at epidemic proportions, ongoing threats to women's health care, rising disparities in maternal and infant mortality and numerous other challenges to health equity, public health needs leaders, advocates and storytellers — now more than ever. 

Date: Tuesday, October 15, 5:30-6:30 pm
Location: Harvard Medical School, Armenise Amphitheater, 210 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA