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Department of Medical Humanities & Social Sciences

The mission of the Department of Medical Humanities and Social Sciences is to educate compassionate physicians and to generate new knowledge through research so as to advance the treatment and care of patients, families, and communities, especially the underserved patients of the state of Florida. The faculty members strive to create a culture of humanism in medical education through involvement in arts and literature, to promote principles of bioethics and the biopsychosocial model in medical education, patient care, and multidisciplinary research.

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Florida State University
College of Medicine
Medical Humanities and Social Science
1115 West Call Street
Tallahassee, FL 32306-4300
Phone: (850) 645-6412
Fax: (850) 645-1773

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Phone: (850) 645-9537
Fax: (850) 645-1773

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