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Medical Museum Science Café

"The Scars Remain": How Art Therapy is Helping Heal Wounded Warriors

Poster
When: Tuesday, January 23, 2018, 5-7pm
Where:

National Museum of Health and Medicine
2500 Linden Lane
Silver Spring, MD 20910

What:

U.S. Army Sergeant Timothy "Mike" Goodrich served in Iraq and Afghanistan, suffering career-ending combat related injuries, including a traumatic brain injury. Admitted for treatment at Intrepid Spirit One, the National Intrepid Center of Excellence satellite at Fort Belvoir Community Hospital, his treatment team included providers from many fields, including art therapy. Join Goodrich and art therapist Jackie Jones to hear how art therapy became Goodrich's catalyst to recovery.

  • 5-6pm -- View the "The Scars Remain: Reflections and Memories of Iraq and Afghanistan" exhibition
  • 6-7pm -- Science Café talk followed by Q&A
Cost:

FREE! Open to the public. No RSVP required.

Contact:

Call (301) 319-3303 or email USArmy.Detrick.MEDCOM-USAMRMC.List.Medical-Museum@mail.mil

Request ADA accommodations five business days in advance at (301) 319-3303 or by email to: USArmy.Detrick.MEDCOM-USAMRMC.List.Medical-Museum@mail.mil.

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