Bio


Christy Hartman is the Program Manager for Medical Humanities and Arts at the Stanford School of Medicine.

Christy holds an MA in Ecological Psychology and Environmental Humanities, a graduate certificate in writing from the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies, and BA degrees in Philosophy and Environmental Geography. Working alongside Jacqueline Genovese, she earned a CASE Circle of Excellence Gold Award in Digital Communications for the "Med Muse 4 U" newsletter in 2021.

A long-time podcast producer and mentor for the Stanford Storytelling Project, 2011-2020, Christy mentored Braden Grant recipients, co-teaching narrative storytelling and production workshops, including Introduction to Podcast Storytelling, and founded Medical Humanities Story Lab. Her essays have been published in Souvenir Lit Journal, About Place Journal, the Stanford Daily, and in the book, Aftermath: Explorations of Loss & Grief. She performed her first solo show "Wolf Teeth" in San Francisco in April, 2024 in which she attempts to find an economics system that supports life... through the eyes of a wolf. She holds certificates in Regenerative Economic Design, and Four-Season Permaculture Design.

Current Role at Stanford


Program Manager, Medical Humanities and the Arts Program