Dylan Klempner is an artist in residence at UF Health Shands Arts in Medicine. He is an adjunct lecturer for the Center for Arts in Medicine at the University of Florida.
Dylan received an MFA in Interdisciplinary Art from Goddard College, an MFA in creative nonfiction at Goucher College, and a BS in Entrepreneurial Studies from Babson College. A published poet and journalist, Dylan writes for publication about the importance of art and creativity in everyday life. His articles and artist profiles have appeared in magazines and newspapers across America.
Dylan lectures and presents at national conferences about creativity for health and wellbeing, writing in healthcare settings, and collaborations between artists and art therapists. In 2016 he served as the scholar in residence in UF Biology Department. He co-edits the literary e-zine BraidedBrook.com.
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