Narrative Approaches in Healthcare   [Archived Catalog]
2019-2020 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook

MBM 5720 - Narrative Approaches in Healthcare

This course presents a framework for the use of narrative approaches in clinical, research, and educational settings. Beginning with a brief overview of the history of Narrative Based Medicine (NBM), the curriculum introduces the relevant competencies, skills, and best practices within the field of NBM. Throughout the modules, students will learn how to collect and interpret narrative-based information as an approach to bridging the gap between patient/practitioner experience and the mechanization of healthcare practice. Prerequisite(s): No Prerequisite. 3 credit(s)
Offered: Summer. Course Length: 8 weeks. No RC.