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Meditation and Qigong August Cancellations

The following dates are anticipated Meditation/Qigong program cancellations for August: Meditation for Beginners: August 15th and August 22nd Midday Stretch and Renew (Qigong): August 16th and August 23rd Questions? Call Arts in Medicine at ( 352)733-0880 or email Nancy Lasseter at lasnan@shands.ufl.edu…

Resource Center Closure

The Criser Cancer Resource Center will be closed Monday, July 4th, in recognition of Independence Day. Arts in Medicine services will also be paused. AIM wishes you a safe and creative July 4th weekend.

PBS NewsHour Features Arts in Medicine Programs

When PBS NewsHour first approached Arts in Medicine for a feature, it was just a few months into the “COVID-19 unknown” where visitation was its most limited. We are thrilled that they approached our program again to document the work our artists do here at UF Health and in the…

Meditation and Qigong Program Cancellations

The following dates are anticipated Meditation/Qigong program cancellations for June: Meditation for Beginners Cancellations:June 6th, June 20th, and June 27th Midday Stretch and Renew (Qigong): June 21st and June 28th…

Resource Center Closures: May ’22

The Criser Cancer Resource Center will be closed Friday, May 20th, and Monday, May 30th. Arts in Medicine services will also be paused Monday, May 30th in recognition of Memorial Day. Arts in Medicine wishes you a safe and creative Memorial Day weekend.

AIM Announces New Director

We are thrilled to announce that Jenny Baxley Lee, MA, BC-DMT, has been named Director of UF Health Shands Arts in Medicine. Jenny brings with her over 20 years of experience in arts in health and dance/movement therapy. Eleven of those years have been spent in foundational and leadership roles…

Program Update: Dance for Life and Dance for MS new dates and times

The dates and times for two community dance programs have changed! These changes go into effect May 11th, 2022. Dance for Life Day/Time: Wednesdays 2:45pm-3:45pm Location: Hybrid options now available! – Participants have the option to attend class at the Senior Recreation Center (5701 NW 34th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32653)…

Program Update: Meditation and Qigong class cancellations

The virtual wellness classes ‘Meditation for Beginners’ and ‘Midday Stretch and Renew’ are cancelled for April 25th and April 26th. The two classes will reconvene May 2nd and 3rd. Questions regarding classes or registration? Email wellness educator Nancy Lasseter at lasnan@shands.ufl.edu…

Two AIM Dance Classes Return to Senior Center in a Hybrid Approach

We are excited to announce that Dance for Lifelong Health and Encore Dancers Workshop will both be adopting a hybrid approach for Summer 2022. Starting April 7th, 2022, both classes will offer limited in-person attendance for local participants. The option to Zoom in to the class will still be…