Posts Tagged ‘Liisa Ogburn’

Physician Residents Will Share Documentary Projects at June 5 Event

Physician Residents Will Share Documentary Projects at June 5 Event

The Documenting Medicine program provides Duke physician residents with the tools and skills to produce documentary projects that explore patient experiences. “I think ultimately, we all went into medicine for the stories,” says internal medicine resident Mallika Dhawan. “Understanding these stories is what makes us better at our jobs. How can we treat our patients and […]


Multimedia Profiles of Local Youth Produced by Duke Students: Presentation on December 3

Multimedia Profiles of Local Youth Produced by Duke Students: Presentation on December 3

This semester, through a Duke University service-learning course, ten undergraduate and graduate students learned first-hand about a significant public health issue—pediatric obesity—through working closely with ten youth enrolled in Duke’s Healthy Lifestyles Program to tell their stories. The resulting first-person multimedia profiles created in the Documentary Engagement course, taught by Documenting Medicine director Liisa Ogburn, will be shared in […]


“The Healing Eye” Exhibition Features Documentary Work by Duke Doctors

"The Healing Eye" Exhibition Features Documentary Work by Duke Doctors

Doctors who participated in Duke University’s innovative Documenting Medicine program will present and discuss their work on Tuesday, September 11, at the Sanford School of Public Policy; a reception will follow. The event is free and open to the public. In 2010, with support from the Graduate Medical Education Innovation Fund, Duke pediatrician and documentary photographer Dr. […]


“Documenting Medicine”: Duke Physician Residents and Fellows to Present Documentary Projects at CDS, Wednesday, June 6

"Documenting Medicine": Duke Physician Residents and Fellows to Present Documentary Projects at CDS, Wednesday, June 6

Ten Duke physician residents representing nine different departments enrolled in the Documenting Medicine program this year will present their final projects in a ceremony at the Center for Documentary Studies. The event is free and open to the public. Wednesday, June 6, 5–8 p.m. Center for Documentary Studies 1317 W. Pettigrew St., Durham, North Carolina  The residents’ […]


“Coming Home: Stories of Homelessness and Finding Home Again,” Presentation of Student Documentary Projects December 6

“Coming Home: Stories of Homelessness and Finding Home Again,” Presentation of Student Documentary Projects December 6

Ten Duke undergraduates spent the fall semester documenting the people and programs of Housing for New Hope (HNH), an organization that has been working for almost twenty years to prevent and end homelessness in Durham County and Orange County, North Carolina. As part of the course Documentary Engagement, the students were required to spend more than […]