Shifting the Lens: Storytelling for Solidarity

The Oregon Health and Science University Center for Ethics in Health Care presents this virtual lecture series Compassion and Solidarity: Enhancing Ethical Medical Care in Oregon and Beyond.  Shifting the Lens: Storytelling for Solidarity will be presented by Elizabeth Lahti, MD., Director of Narrative Medicine at OHSU, and President of the Northwest Narrative Medicine Collaborative. She teaches narrative medicine and reflective practice to students, residents, and faculty. She uses narrative techniques in all areas of medical education, with a focus on professional identity formation, leadership development, and patient centered care. She is poetry editor for The Pharos, a medical humanities journal of the national Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Society. Her work has been published in Annals of Internal Medicine, Journal of General Internal Medicine, and The Intima.