The Arts Health Research Intensive will take place at Snape Maltings in Suffolk from 4-8 February 2019, presented by the Arts Health Early Career Research Network and the University of Florida Center for Arts in Medicine in partnership with Snape Malting’s Creative Campus. The Research Intensive provides a rich introduction to the evidence base around the arts in health and fundamentals of evaluation and research:

  • explore the development and scope of the field
  • learn about psychological, physiological, social and behavioural effects
  • discover research and evaluation methodologies
  • discuss practicalities and issues in carrying out research
  • engage in group-based debates, activities and presentations

This course is suitable for anyone with a background or interest in the arts, healthcare, community health or social care, and research, and who wishes to learn more about the field and meet others who share their interests. No research experience is necessary, and all levels of experience are welcome.

The programme includes one week of on-site programming at Snape Maltings in Suffolk and a set of online modules designed to be completed prior to the programme.

Programme Faculty:

Dr. Daisy Fancourt, University College London, UK; Director, Arts Health Early Career Research Network

Jill Sonke, Center for Arts in Medicine, University of Florida


All prices include course fees, course materials, coffees/teas and lunches.

  • Professional full rate early bird (until 30th November 2018) – £895
  • Professional full rate (from 1st December 2018) – £995
  • Student full rate early bird (until 30th November 2018) – £595
  • Student full rate (from 1st December 2018) – £695

Partial scholarships, based on merit and financial need, are available. Scholarship awards typically range between 20% – 50% of the programme fee. You can apply for a scholarship when you register. Please note that the deadline to apply for scholarships is 10 September 2018.

For further information and to apply for the course visit:


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