Humanities in Medicine

Mayo Clinic Center for Humanities in Medicine supports the primary value of Mayo Clinic, the needs of the patient come first, by integrating the arts and expressions of human culture into the healing environment.

Events occur at all three Mayo Clinic locations. Choose your location to see the schedule of Humanities in Medicine Programs:

Humanities in Medicine programs

All programs are open to Mayo Clinic patients, staff, visitors and community members and are made possible by the generous donations of grateful benefactors.

Programs include:

  • Music performances
  • Visual art exhibits
  • Theater and dance events
  • Workshops
  • Lectures
  • Arts programs for hospital patients

See more about Humanities in Medicine programs.

Humanities in Medicine programs are made possible by the generous support of Mayo Clinic patients and friends.

For more information about becoming a sponsor for Humanities in Medicine, please contact the Department of Development.


Mayo Clinic affiliates with community partners who help us achieve our goal of integrating the arts, history and ethics in the medical environment, supporting the Mayo ideal that the needs of the patient come first.

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Nov. 05, 2015