The Institute for Medical Humanities at Durham University commissioned Sarah McLusky to write this report as part of a process of reflecting on the growth of medical humanities as an evolving research field and looking to its future.
It is particularly written for those with an interest in medical humanities and how it might develop in the future such as research leaders, institution leaders, stakeholders, and funders.
The report explores:
The issues and opinions presented in this report were gathered between January and July 2022 from discussions at events, one-to-one interviews, and an online survey. The contributors all have professional interests in medical humanities and are from a wide range of disciplines, career stages, and countries.
Key challenges identified included:
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