An undergraduate major in Health Humanities helps prepare the next generation of healthcare leaders. There is a growing recognition of the value of interdisciplinary humanities study as preparation for advanced graduate work and professional practice. With a focus on the study of creativity, cultural expression, and key concepts organizing human experience, a degree in Health Humanities fosters
Health humanities study, practiced through the skills of reading, writing, research, and artistic expression
brings critical perspective to the discourses of illness and wellness; and
bridges gaps in communication and understanding amongst professional and lay audiences.