Film screening: Man Running

A film by Gary Burns

September 19, 2019

A physician runs in an exhausting 24-hour, 100-mile ultra marathon through mountainous landscape as he avoids and reflects on a high stakes medical decision.

The film screening will be followed by a panel discussion around health humanities to support a deeper understanding of being human, mental illness, addiction and the stresses of the medical profession.

Panelists are Dr. Janet de Groot, Dr. Tom Rosenal, Dr. Valerie Taylor, Dr. Jane Lemaire and Dr. Terrie Brandon.

Location: Libin Lecture Theatre, Health Sciences Centre, Cumming School of Medicine 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary - Map

Cost: This free event is open to physicians, residents and medical students.

Register for the event at manrunningsept2019.eventbrite.ca

Time details: 6 - 10 p.m. 

Poster for Man Running film screening

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