Medical Humanities Summer Course
Italian Perspectives

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"The spirit of Humanities is the greatest single gift in education."
William Osler, The Old Humanities and the New Science, 1919.
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PROGRAMME

Sunday, 11 September, 2016

19:00-20:30 Welcome drink at the Fondazione Lanza (via Dante, 55 - Padua)

Monday, 12 September, 2016 - 1st Day

MEDICAL HUMANITIES AND BIOETHICS

09:00-10:45 Introduction to the Course
Medical Humanites: Meaning and Perspectives

Prof. Renzo Pegoraro, Fondazione Lanza
Prof. Mario Picozzi, University of Insubria, Varese

10:45-11:00 Break

11:00-12:00 Bioethics in the Mediterranean Perspectives
Prof. Ana Borovecki, Zagreb University, Croatia

12:00-13:00 Lunch Break

13:00-14:15 Medical Humanities in Italy
Prof. Mario Picozzi, University of Insubria, Varese

14:15-16:00 Bioethics in Italy
- Philosophical Perspectives
Prof. Renzo Pegoraro, Fondazione Lanza
- Medical Perspectives
Dr. GianAntonio Dei Tos, Azienda ULSS 7, Pieve di Soligo (Treviso)

16:30-17:30 Visit to Scuola della Carità

20:45-22:00 Guided tour of the Historical Centre of Padua

Tuesday, 13 September, 2016 - 2nd Day
PAINTING AND MEDICINE

09:00-10:15 Architecture and Psychiatry
Dr. Gabriele Righetto, Architect and Philosopher, Padua

10:15-10:30 Break

10:30-12:30 Paintings and Medical Humanities Perspectives
Dr. Giorgio Bordin, Scientific Director, Hospital "Piccole Figlie", Parma

12:30-13:30Lunch Break

13:30-14:30 Medicine and Medical Issues in Italian Frescoes
Prof. Sefik Görkey, Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey

14:30-14:45 Break

14:45-15:30 Hanging Scenes in Italian Paintings (incl. Giotto Frescoes in Scrovegni Chapel)
Prof. Sefik Görkey, Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey

16:00-17:00 Visit to the "Scrovegni Chapel"

17:00-18:00 Visit to the "Palazzo della Ragione "

18:00-19:00 Drink at "Caffè Pedrocchi"

21:00-22:00 Paper / Poster presentation
- 15/20 min. for presentation
- in English
- on the topics of the Course (see Contents in Presentation)
- to be reviewed and approved by the Scientific Committee of the Course- deadline for applications: 31 May 2016

Wednesday, 14 September, 2016 - 3rd Day
VENICE

08:00-09:15Transfer to Venice, "Ospedale SS. Giovanni e Paolo"

09:15-11:00Visit to the Scuola Grande di San Marco

11:00-11:15 Break

11:15-11:45Transfer to the Island of Murano

12:00-13:30"Why not dream? "
Presentation by the glass artist Giampaolo Seguso
Guided tour to the Seguso glass-blowing laboratory and factory

13:30-14:30Lunch in Murano

14:30-15:30Return to Venice via scenic route

15:45-16:30Visit to the "Scuola di San Rocco"

Free afternoon in Venice

Thursday, 15 September, 2016 - 4th Day
MEDICAL HISTORY AND MEDICAL HUMANITIES

09:00-10:30 Medical History in Italy (First Part)
Dr. Fabio Zampieri, Dr. Alberto Zanatta, University of Padua

10:30-10:45 Break

10:45-12:30 Medical History in Italy (Second Part)
Dr. Fabio Zampieri, Dr. Alberto Zanatta, University of Padua

12:30-13:30 Lunch Break

13:30-14:30 Visit to Padua University "Palazzo del Bo"

14:30-16:00Visit to the Museum of Pathological Anatomy and the "Pinali" Historical Medical LibraryVisit to the Basilica of St. Anthony

16:15-17:15Visit to the Basilica of St. Anthony

Friday, 16 September, 2016 - 5th Day
MEDICINE, LITERATURE, SCULPTURE AND CINEMA

09:00-09:45 Paintings related to Forensic Sciences
Prof. Luciana Caenazzo, University of Padua

09:45-10:45 Narrative medicine
Prof. Lucia Galvagni, Bruno Kessler Foundaton, Trento

10:45-11:00Break

11:00-12:30 Medicine and Literature
Prof. Hub Zwart, University of Nijmegen

12:30-13:30Lunch Break

13:30-15:00 Medicine and Cinema: Doing Justice to Bioethics
Prof. Paolo Cattorini, University of Insubria, Varese

15:00-15:15 Break

15:15-16:30 The Sculpted Body: Interferences between Beauty and Anatomy
Prof. Giovanna Baldissin, University of Padua

17:00-18:00 Visit to to the S. Giovanni da Verdara Hospital

20:00-22:30 Farewell dinner


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The spirit of Humanities is the greatest single gift in education.
William Osler, The Old Humanities and the New Science, 1919.