Faculty Profile:

Shanti NorrisLead Consultant Life with Cancer/Smith Center Integrative Arts & Healing ProgramInova Schar Cancer Institute

Shanti Norris is the Lead Consultant for the Life with Cancer/Smith Center Integrative Arts and Healing program at the new Inova Schar Cancer Institute. She is co-founder and retired Executive Director of Smith Center for Healing and the Arts, a 23 year-old Washington DC cancer support and healing arts non-profit. Shanti is a former board member of the Society for the Arts in Healthcare and Chaired their Annual Conference in 2004. She is a Distinguished Fellow of the Alliance for Arts and Health. She is a founding board member of The Art Connection in the Capital Region and a founding member of Arts in Healthcare Advocates (AHA.)