Museums on call: how museums are addressing health issues

This new report highlights, with US examples, work by museums in relation to health: “This report provides an introduction to 10 aspects of the health care field in which museums are making significant contributions:

  • Alzheimer’s
  • autism
  • disease prevention
  • health literacy
  • hospital outreach
  • medical training
  • mental health
  • military and veterans health
  • nutrition and wellness
  • visual impairment."

Museums on call: how museums are addressing health issues. American Alliance of Museums, 2015.