October 16: "Narrative Humility: Medical Listening and Oral History" part of the Paul F. Lazarfield Lecture series and the Fall 2014 Oral History Workshop series in Oral History, Medicine, and Health, Columbia University

October 25: Lunchtime Plenary. Global Health Colloquium - Innovation in Tackling Global Health Care Challenges: The Role of Brown University and Its Partners
Brown University

October 27: Plenary, Asylum Training Workshop for Student Physicians. Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

November 6: "Listening in the Time of Technology: Living High Touch in a High Tech World." Dwight Englewood School Health and Wellness Series
Englewood, NJ

November 6: "Life Outsourced: Globalization and Transnational Surrogacy in India" The Heyman Center for the Humanities at Columbia University

November 14-16 National Women's Studies Association, Panel on Transnational Surrogacy in India

January 2015: Visiting Professor in Health Humanities, Yale University


Past appearances

Feb. 23-25, 2014 The Narrative Bridge: Connecting the Health Humanities
Keynote address and workshop
Medical University of South Carolina Writing Center, Charleston, SC

March 11 & 12, 2013: Hendrix-Murphy Visiting Lecture Series "Our Bodies, Our Stories"
Hendrix College, Little Rock, Arkansas

March 23 2pm: Panel discussion: The Fearsome BMI! Women Artists and the Body
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY

April 24, 2013: TEDx Sarah Lawrence talk: Narrative Humility - Listening as Social Justice
Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville NY

May 1-3, 2013: HeartCaring Conference 2013 Plenary Speaker: Narrative Humility - Listening from the Heart
Ritz Carlton, Fort Lauderdale FLA

Wellesley, MA - March 30th, 2012 Lecture: "Beyond Butterflies, Slumdogs and Tiger Mothers: Writing Asian American Women's Lives" for GenerAsians, Wellesley's Asian American Literary Journal

New York City - May 18th, 2012 Laurie Philips Memorial Lecture: "Can Sisterhood Be Global?: Reproduction, Social Justice and Feminism Across Borders" for WTCI, Women's Therapy Centre Institute

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