GRETCHEN A CASE portrait
  • Associate Professor (Lecturer), Internal Medicine
801-585-9766

Research Keywords

  • Communication Methods, Total
  • Teaching and Curriculum Development
  • Medicine in Literature
  • Humanities
  • Education, Medical, Undergraduate
  • Education, Medical, Graduate
  • Education, Premedical
  • Students, Premedical
  • Students, Medical

Presentations

  • Exploring End-of-Life Questions through "Mercy Killers." With Brooke Horesji. Educational Resources Development Council, Development Office, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT. , , 2015.
  • Medical Humanities: An Overview for the American Medical Student Association. AMSA Medical Humanities Institute, Washington, DC. , , 2014.
  • Arts + Humanities + Medicine. Forum for Questioning Minds. Salt Lake City, UT. , , 2013.
  • Why the Arts Matter in Medical Education. Kimball Art Center, Park City, UT. , , 2013.
  • How Ethics, Arts, and Humanities Matter in Medical Education. Educational Resources Development Council, Development Office, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT. , , 2013.
  • Guest Lecturer, Health Communication (course SPE 261), Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, Kutztown, PA. , , 2012.
  • The Arts and Humanities in Medicine. Integrated Life Sciences (BS/MD) Program, Kent State University, Kent, OH. , , 2011.
  • Apoptosis Is My Favorite Word. ASBH Spring conference, Northwestern University, Chicago. , , 2009.
  • Apoptosis Is My Favorite Word. Cancer Stories: The Impact of Narrative on a Modern Malady, Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN. , , 2008.
  • Invited Speaker, Lunchtime discussion series. The Hastings Center, Garrison, NY. , , 2008.
  • Performance Art and Aging. Lecture presented at Salem Retirement Community, Oakland, CA. , , 2003.
  • Case, GA. Mine: A Performance of Interdisciplinary Territory. American Society for Bioethics and Humanities, Kansas City, MO, US. , , 2017.
  • Case, GA. Uncommon Paths to Humanities Careers. American Society of Bioethics and Humanities, Kansas City, MO, US. , , 2017.
  • Case GA, Pippitt KA. Professionalism is a Many Splendored Thing. Regional Spring Meeting of Western Group on Educational Affairs/Western Group on Student Affairs/Western Organization of Student Representatives (American Association of Medical Colleges), Salt Lake City, UT, US. , , 2017.
  • Case GA, Chow CJ. Physician, Know Thyself: Reflecting on Identity and Medical Practice. Regional Spring Meeting of Western Group on Educational Affairs/Western Group on Student Affairs/Western Organization of Student Representatives (American Association of Medical Colleges), Salt Lake City, UT, US. , , 2017.
  • Case GA, Burke K, Cheek-O'Donnell S, Rian J. Not Just a Captive Audience: Creating Community–Based Theater with Communities of Patients. American Society of Bioethics and Humanities annual meeting. Washington, DC. , , 2016.
  • Case GA, Chow CJ. The Importance of Identity Awareness in Teaching: Strategies for Creating Inclusive Classrooms. Academy for Health Sciences Educators Annual Education Symposium. University of Utah. Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 2016.
  • Developing a Community of Mentorship and Partnership. With Sue Chase-Cantarini, Maija Holsti, Harriet Hopf, and Timothy Farrell. Academy for Health Sciences Educators Annual Education Symposium. University of Utah. Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 2016.
  • Case GA, Larson, JE. There Is No HIPAA Here. Arts and the Health Humanities: Intersections, Inquiry, Innovations. Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH. , , 2016.
  • “Theatre of the Oppressed” Addresses Immigration and Health Care: A Live Participatory Performance and Dialogue. With Katherine Burke. Workshop at American Society of Bioethics and Humanities annual meeting. Houston, TX. , , 2015.
  • Forum Theatre for Health Care. With Katherine Burke. Pre-conference Workshop at American Society of Bioethics and Humanities annual meeting. Houston, TX. , , 2015.
  • Case GA, Cheek-O'Donnell S. A Better Way for Role Play. Academy for Health Sciences Educators Annual Education Symposium. University of Utah. Salt Lake City, Utah. , , 2015.
  • Doing Art, Learning Medicine: Engaging the creative arts in medical education. With Jay Baruch, Katherine Burke, Arno Kumagai. Panel at International Health Humanities Conference. University of Colorado Center for Bioethics and Humanities. Denver, CO. , , 2015.
  • Collaborative Solutions to Challenges in Health Care and Education: A Forum Theatre Workshop. With Katherine Burke. Workshop at American Society of Bioethics and Humanities annual meeting. San Diego, CA. , , 2014.
  • Case GA, Larson JE. There Is No HIPAA Here. UC Davis Medical Humanities Symposium. Davis, CA. , , 2013.
  • Censoring Performance: Addressing the Consequences of Material and Discursive Violence. Panel discussion at Economies and Ethics of Performance conference. Villanova University, Villanova, PA. , , 2012.
  • The Children’s Hour. Performer in presentation at National Communication Association Conference, Seattle, WA. , , 2000.
  • What’s in a Name: The Past, Present, and Future of Medical Humanities: Staking Claims and Naming Territories. Paper presented at American Society of Bioethics and Humanities annual meeting. Atlanta, GA. , , 2013.
  • Performances that Matter: From SP Encounter to Clinical Encounter. Paper presented at American Society of Bioethics and Humanities annual meeting. Minneapolis, MN. , , 2011.
  • Apoptosis Is My Favorite Word (Excerpts). American Studies Association, Washington, DC. , , 2010.
  • The Future of Disability Studies in Medical Ethics and Medical Humanities. Paper presented at American Society for Bioethics and Humanities, Cleveland, OH. , , 2008.
  • Great Resonance, Great Risk: Medical Stories. Paper presented at Oral History and Performance Conference, New York City, NY. , , 2008.
  • The Art of Disability in the Culture of Medical Education. Paper presented at National Communication Association Conference, Chicago, IL. , , 2007.
  • 50 Ways to Grieve Your Mother. Paper presented at National Communication Association Conference, San Antonio, TX. , , 2006.
  • Bodies in Evidence: Scar Stories in the American Courtroom. Paper presented at Society for Disability Studies Conference, Bethesda, MD. , , 2006.
  • Scar Stories. Paper presented at Western Humanities Alliance Meeting, Tucson, AZ. , , 2005.
  • Fit. Performance presented at Society for Disability Studies Conference, San Francisco, CA. , , 2005.
  • Seeing Scars: Photographs and Medical Remnants. Paper presented at Performance Studies International Conference, Providence, RI. , , 2005.
  • Some people may become sad or upset: the possibilities of trauma-by-interview. Paper presented at Oral History Association Conference, Portland, OR. , , 2004.
  • Speaking Up or Selling Out? Politics of the Scarred Body on Stage. Paper presented at Society for Disability Studies Conference, Bethesda, MD. , , 2003.
  • Sound. Paper presented at Oral History Association Conference, San Diego, CA. , , 2002.
  • Ex Voto. With Heather Ann Crow. Performance presented at Performance Studies International Conference, Mainz, Germany. , , 2001.
  • Tic(k). Performance presented at Oral History Association Conference, Durham, NC. , , 2000.
  • Scars, Masks, and other Traces of Medical History. Paper presented at Performance Studies International Conference, Phoenix, AZ. , , 2000.
  • X-rays and Catholic Schoolgirls: Performing Medical and Personal History (revised). Paper presented at National Communication Association Conference, Chicago, IL. , , 1999.
  • Excerpt from Hx. Performance presented at National Communication Association Conference, Chicago, IL. , , 1999.
  • X-rays and Catholic Schoolgirls: Performing Medical and Personal History. Paper/performance presented at Performance Studies International Conference, Aberystwyth, Wales, UK. , , 1999.
  • Steinmann M, Case GA. Psychiatric Residents as Experts in Role Play: A Novel Approach to Teaching Suicide and Violence Risk Assessment in the Undergraduate Medical Education Curriculum. Poster session presented at Regional Spring Meeting of Western Group on Educational Affairs/Western Group on Student Affairs/Western Organization of Student Representatives (American Association of Medical Colleges), Salt Lake City. Poster, Presented, 2017.

Languages

  • English, Fluent.

Publications

  • Chow CJ, Case GA, Matias CE (date unknown). Tools for Discussing Identity and Privilege Among Medical Students, Trainees, and Faculty. Vol. 15, 10864. Accepted, .
  • Casanova R, Miller V, Cheon J, Gilmore L, Barron R, Cannaday R, Case G, Digre K, Jensen J, McGregor AJ, Pippitt K, Davidge-Pitts C, Pomeroy B, Webster D, Jenkins M (date unknown). Field Test Results of Sex- and Gender-Specific Health Multimedia Case-Based Learning Modules. Vol. 28, 1755-1761. Accepted, .
  • Case G (date unknown). The Magic of X-ray Vision. Vol. 9, 773-5. Accepted, .
  • Steinmann ME, Case GA, Ferrell S (date unknown). Preclinical Medical Student Attitudes Toward Use of Psychiatry Residents as Actors in a Suicide and Violence Risk Assessment Simulation Activity. Vol. 43, 451-454. Accepted, .
  • Pippitt KA, Chow CJ, Case GA (date unknown). Instagram as a virtual art display for medical students. Vol. 12, 174-175. Accepted, .
  • Case GA, Pippitt KA, Lewis BR (date unknown). Shame. Vol. 7, 12-15. Accepted, .
  • Cross SN, Dickhut E, Kidd M, Antony K, Case GA, Linehan M, Tyler C (date unknown). Birth: a collection of poems. Vol. 33, 127-34. Accepted, .
  • Rothwell E, Botkin JR, Cheek-O'Donnell S, Wong B, Case GA, Johnson E, Matheson T, Wilson A, Robinson NR, Rawlings J, Horejsi B, Lopez AM, Byington CL (date unknown). An empirical assessment of the short-term impacts of a reading of Deborah Zoe Laufer's drama Informed Consent on attitudes and intentions to participate in genetic research. Vol. 9, 69-76. Accepted, .