Arts Crossing Borders

In partnership with USF Health, USF Contemporary Art Museum’s Art In Health program explores intersections between the arts and healthcare. The collection demonstrates Guy’s and St Thomas’ longstanding commitment towards transforming the healthcare environment; indeed it is through the collection that our commitment to arts and heritage began. Students hear about assessment and diagnostic practices, their strengths and limitations, and about traditions of evaluation and research methods ranging from medical to social sciences. Our students undertake projects in a broad range of media, alongside the study of concepts and theories that inform arts, health and wellbeing practice and research. The arts, including music, dance, theatre, visual arts and writing, are increasingly recognised as having the potential to support health and wellbeing. Promoting the role of the arts within the health and social care sectors and among the general public. Subscriber Newsletter with calls for papers, inside news, conference and event …

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