Here is a great article about the benefits when doctors study art.
Caption: Herbert Ploberger
Looking at Art Could Help Med Students Become Better Doctors
From Casey Lesser @ Artsy.net
This one, plus other interesting articles HERE
For decades, humanities and arts classes have been offered to medical students, in attempts to help them maintain empathy and develop skills necessary to accurately diagnose their future patients. Known as “narrative medicine” courses, they’ve covered topics from comic book–making to modern dance to