Event Title

Moving Toward Wholeness: The Relationship Between Spiritual, Physical, and Mental Health

Start Date

5-29-2015 10:00 AM

End Date

5-29-2015 10:46 AM

Description

Neuroscientist, Director of Research, Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine at Jefferson

Professor, Departments of Emergency Medicine and Radiology at Thomas Jefferson University

Dr. Andrew Newberg shares his groundbreaking research in brain function and neuroimaging that sheds light on the relationship between health and spirituality (or religiousness) beliefs and well-being. Dr. Newberg will present ways for cancer survivors to reduce stress and improve quality of life, both physical and psychologically, through interventions such as prayer and meditation, and will share the importance of our beliefs and how they effect our future.

Presentation: 46 minutes

 
May 29th, 10:00 AM May 29th, 10:46 AM

Moving Toward Wholeness: The Relationship Between Spiritual, Physical, and Mental Health

Neuroscientist, Director of Research, Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine at Jefferson

Professor, Departments of Emergency Medicine and Radiology at Thomas Jefferson University

Dr. Andrew Newberg shares his groundbreaking research in brain function and neuroimaging that sheds light on the relationship between health and spirituality (or religiousness) beliefs and well-being. Dr. Newberg will present ways for cancer survivors to reduce stress and improve quality of life, both physical and psychologically, through interventions such as prayer and meditation, and will share the importance of our beliefs and how they effect our future.

Presentation: 46 minutes