Jeremy Nobel

President and Founder
Foundation for Art & Healing
Brookline, Massachusetts

As a practicing general internist for many years, Dr. Jeremy Nobel experienced “the front lines” of healthcare. Currently, through his faculty appointments at the Harvard School of Public Health and the Harvard Medical School, Dr. Nobel’s focuses on defining what quality healthcare means from a patient perspective and how best to deliver it.
Dr. Nobel is also a recognized leader in the field of medical humanities. He is founder and president of the Foundation for Art & Healing ( whose signature initiative, the UnLonely Project (, has gained national visibility in raising awareness on the health challenges of loneliness, reducing stigma surrounding it and offering arts-based programming that fosters a sense of connection and belonging. Also a published poet, Dr. Nobel has received several awards for his poetry including the Bain-Swiggett Prize from Princeton University, and the American Academy of Poets Prize from the University of Pennsylvania.