Medical and Health Humanities Africa

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Sonke Gender Justice

Afrobarometer (pan-African survey network)

Malawi Medical Humanities Network

Art & Health Global Centre (UCLA and Malawi)

Arts and Health programme, African Artists’ Foundation (Nigeria)

AIDS and Society Research Unit, Centre for Social Science Research (University of Cape Town)

Transdiciplinary Health & Development Studies (University of Stellenbosch)

Medicine & the Arts: Humanising Healthcare MOOC (UCT, SA)

Medical Humanities at WiSER (University of the Witwatersrand, SA)

Anthropologies of African Biosciences Group

Health Communication Research Unit (University of the Witwatersrand, SA)

Steps for the Future: Documentary films for social change (southern Africa)

Sustainable Livelihoods Foundation (South Africa)

Eloquent Body: creative methods facilitation (South Africa)

Lateral Leap: training in specialist ‘haptico-visual drawing method’


Centre for Medical Humanities, Durham University, UK

Consortium for Humanities Centers and Institutes (CHCI) – six partnering medical humanities institutes: Columbia University;University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; King’s College London; University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg; Dartmouth College; The Chinese University of Hong Kong.

Glasgow University Medical Humanities Network

National Alliance for Arts, Health & Wellbeing, UK

Northern Network for Medical Humanities Research

Nottingham University Health Humanities

Stanford (US) – links to other medical humanities programmes

PhD & early career researchers in Arts & Health (international facebook page)

Royal Society for Public Health (UK), Special Interest Group for Arts, Health and Wellbeing


Malawi Medical Humanities Network

Exploring the intersections between health, wellbeing and arts & humanities in Malawi

Parliament of Dreams

Thinking about culture as if people mattered

Indexing the Human

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Leeds Centre for Medical Humanities

An interdisciplinary collaboration between the Faculties of Arts and Medicine & Health at the University of Leeds

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