MEDICAL HUMANITIES

Courses

All courses listed here count toward the Medical Humanities minor, even if they are not listed in the Rice General Announcements (GA).

Fall 2023 Courses


ANTH 321 - Social Life of DNA, Th 1-3:30 – V. Massie
ANTH 381 – Medical Anthropology, W 1-3:30 – V. Massie
ENGL 272 – Literature and Medicine, MWF 11:00 – 11:50 – C. Hammon
ENST 312 - Justice in the Food System, TR 2:30-3:45 - E. Cooney
ENST 315 – Environmental Health, TTH 4:30-5:45 – M. Smith
GERM 335 - German Film (in English), TTh 1-2:15 - M. Blumenthal-Barby
HIST 312 - Public Health in Latin America, MWF 10-10:50 - M. López-Alonso
HIST 480 - History of Medicine: From Art to Science, W 2-4:30- López-Alonso
LALX 332 -US Latine Mental Health Narratives, MWF 10-10:50 - Pineda Turi
MDHM 201 - Intro to Medical Humanities, TTH 1-2:15 - T. Alexander
MDHM 238.001 - Zombie Bodies, TR, 4-5:15 - Katherine Shewtz
MDHM 238.006 -Human Health + Planetary Disease, TTh 4:00-5:15 - T. Alexander
MDHM 359 - Responsible AI for Health, TTh 10:50-12:05 - K.Ostherr
RELI 142 - The Colors of Life and the End of Life, W 3-5:30 - M. Brennan
RELI 333/573 Knowing Body / Glowing Mind, TR 2:30-3:45 - A. Klein
SPAN 322 002 – Spanish for Medical Professions II, MWF 10-10:50 – A. Boggiano
SPAN 322 004 – Spanish for Medical Professions II, MWF 9-9:50 – A. Boggiano
SPAN 477.001 - Maternal and Reproductive Health, 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR, C. Branigan

Practica
MDHM 402 - Year-long HHASS Practicum I, W 5 - 6 pm - B. Mitchell
MDHM 430 - 1-Semester Practicum, W 5 - 6 pm - M. Bailar
SPAN 323 – Spanish Professional Practicum I – time varies - C. Bennaji

Spring 2024 Courses


BIOS 370 - Current Health Policy Topics, TR, 2:30-3:45 pm - Kirsten Matthews
BIOS 447, The Future of Medicine, TR, 10:50 am - 12:05 pm, Daniel Wagner
CHEM 125 - Afrochemistry: The Study of Black-Life Matter, TR, 1-2:15 pm, Brooke Johnson
CHIN 319, Chinese for Med Professionals, MWF, 2-2:50 pm, Liang Fu
GERM 477 - Maternal Monsters and Outsider, MW, 4-5:15 pm - Mary Grayson Brook
HEAL 222, Principles of Public and Community Health, MWF, 10 - 10:50 am - Cassandra Diep
HEAL 350, Understanding Cancer,
6:00PM - 8:30PM M KRF 110 (8-JAN-2024 - 19-APR-2024) - Daniel Hughes
MDHM 201 - Intro to Medical Humanities, TR, 10:50 am - 12:05 pm - Travis Alexander
MDHM 250 - Intro to Disability Studies, TR, 2:30 - 3:45 pm - Alan Russell
MDHM 260 - Creative Writing for Medical Humanities, T, 4-6:30 pm - Cameron Hamman
MDHM 280 - Medical Horror in Film and Literature, TR, 1 - 2:15 pm - Travis Alexander
MDHM 310 - Pain, TR, 2:30 - 3:45 pm - Katherine Schwetz
MDHM 325 - Ethical Debates in Medicine, TR, 1 - 2:15 pm - Samuel Reis-Dennis
MDHM 410 - Ethics and the Human Body, T, 2:30 - 5:00 pm - Samuel Reis-Dennis
RELI 335 - Medicine and the Museum, W, 1 - 3:50 pm - Marcia Brennan
SPAN 322 001 - Spanish for Medical Professionals II, MWF, 9 - 9:50 am - Aymara Boggiano
SPAN 322 004 - Spanish for Medical Professionals II, MWF, 12 - 12:50 pm - Aymara Boggiano
SPAN 333 - Latine Healthcare Issues, MWF, 10-10:50 am - Luziris Turi

Practica
MDHM 403 - HHASS MED HUM Practicum 2, 5 - 5:59 pm - Beverly Mitchell
MDHM 430 - HHASS 1-SEM MED HUM Practicum, W, 5 - 5:59 pm - Melissa Bailar
MDHM 435 - Applied Medical Humanities Research, TR, 4 - 5:15 pm - Melissa Bailar
SPAN 323 - Spanish Professional Practicum, TBA, TBA - Jessica Morones