Literature and Health Care

tuscaloosa_vaIn early 2012, AHF launched its pilot Literature and Health Care program at the Tuscaloosa Veterans Administration Medical Center.

The three-month, pilot program, facilitated by Alan Brown, Ph.D., Professor of English at the University of West Alabama, encourages participants to connect the worlds of health care and life experiences, giving them the opportunity to reflect on their professional roles and their relationships with colleagues and care recipients through short stories, poetry, fiction and personal narratives in a small-group setting where they can share their reflections and experiences with colleagues.

Read more about the Literature and Health Care project.