The medical humanities is an interdisciplinary field bringing humanistic insights to bear on the domain of medical research and practice.
Annamaria Carusi works in this field.
Sample Academic Writings
- Annamaria Carusi, Mark R. Davies, Giovanni De Grandis, Beate I. Escher, Geoff Hodges, Kenneth M. Y. Leung, Maurice Whelan, Catherine Willett & Gerald T. Ankley (2018) Harvesting the promise of AOPs: An assessment and recommendations, Science of the Total Environment, 628-629.
- Annamaria Carusi, Blanca Rodriguez & Kevin Burrage (2017) Validation and models in computational biomedical sciences: Philosophy, science, engineering, Progress in Biophysics and Molecular Biology, 129.
- Aud Sissi Hoel & Annamaria Carusi (2017) Merleau-Ponty and the Measuring Body, Theory, Culture and Society, 35(1).
- Annamaria Carusi (2014) ‘Personalised medicine: Visions and visualisations’, Tecnoscienza : Italian Journal of Science & Technology Studies, 1(5).
Related Learning Opportunities
Philosophy of Science is a second year module which asks questions such as: What distinguishes science from religion? How does science work? Is science objective?
Philosophy of Medicine s a third year and postgraduate module that focuses on the philosophical challenges of current medical science and practice.
Workplace Learning is a third year module involving a work placement of 35-70 hours with a local organisation (voluntary or commercial sector) and developing two essays reflecting on philosophically significant aspects of your experience.