Past Event

Humor, Health and Well-Being: Medical Clowning as an Arts and Medicine Model

Mon, Apr 25 2011 - 6:00pm

Humor, Health and Well-Being: Medical Clowning as Art and Medicine

Jeff Raz, Medical Clown; Former Cirque du Soleil Artist
Ben Johnson, Medical Clown; Former Cirque du Soleil Artist
Phil Weglarz, MFT, REAT, California Pacific Medical Center

Join former Cirque du Soleil artists Raz and Johnson and activities therapist Weglarz as they share how a medical clowning program helps patients hold on to joy in the face of illness and improve the mood of nurses, doctors and other health-care staff.

MLF: Health & Medicine
Location:
SF Club Office
Time: 5:30 p.m. networking, 6 p.m. program, 7 p.m. post-panel reception
Cost: $20 standard, MEMBERS FREE, $7 students (with valid ID)
Program Organizer: Anne W. Smith
Also know: In association with The Medical Clown Project