The Art of Observation: Visual Thinking Strategies Applied to Medical Education (TCU and UNTHSC SOM)

Thursday, October 28, 2021
12:00PM – 1:00PM
via Zoom

Facilitated by:

Kathryn Dolan, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Medical Education, TCU and UNTHSC School of Medicine

Zoom information below.

This fun and engaging presentation examines the growing role of the use of Visual Arts in medical education. It touches on the importance of questions in learning and traces the similarities between Problem Based Learning and Visual Thinking Strategies. Participants see an overview of the role of humanities in medical education and review initiatives using Visual Arts in medical education. Visual Thinking Strategies are defined and variations are illustrated. Finally, participants will experience VTS, responding to questions and participating in a facilitated group discussion with examples of art in Fort Worth museums.

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