Supporting healthcare professionals through challenging times

Performing Medicine’s Year-Long Professional Development Programme

For people working at the intersection of arts and health

Led by Suzy Willson, Performing Medicine’s Director, and Carly Annable-Coop, Lead Artist and Programme Manager, this unique course will allow participants to explore the skills, methodologies and research that underpin Performing Medicine’s arts-based approaches within healthcare contexts. The course will also feature other distinguished artists, sector leaders and commissioners.

Year-long Part Time Course

An opportunity for deep and focused learning

  • Held at Clod Ensemble’s stunning Skylight Studio in North Greenwich, London
  • Delivered across 20 days between January and December 2024
  • Scheduled across 6 x 2 day blocks and 2 x 4 day blocks
  • Available to a small and diverse group
  • Allowing focus on an independent project and presentation of project
  • Inclusive of 2 x 45 minute individual feedback sessions
  • Suitable for healthcare professionals, medical educationalists and artists
  • Additional mentoring available upon request outside course dates (terms and conditions will apply)
  • Offered following mandatory completion of Performing Medicine’s two-day taster course in September or November 2023


Please click here to see all course dates for year-long programme (January – December 2024).

> Register here for the 2024 Year-long Professional Development Programme.


Two Day Introductory Course

In this standalone 2-day introduction, Performing Medicine will provide a taste of a few of the themes and approaches for further exploration in the year-long course, and offer you a chance to consider your own practice and how you want to develop this through the year-long course.

November 2023:

Wednesday, 22 November – 10am to 5pm
Thursday, 23 November – 10am to 4pm; 4pm to 5pm (Q & A about year long course)

> Register here for Two Day Course in November 2023.

Course Fees

Mandatory 2 day introductory course (autumn or winter 2023) – £225

Year-long course (payable in three termly instalments) – £2,500

Combined booking of introductory course and year-long programme – £2,725

Places are limited, so please BOOK EARLY to avoid disappointment.

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