Title

The Metaphysics of Health: How Philosophy and Medicine are Linked

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

9-2-2014

Comments

Dr. Newberg is Director of Research at the Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine and Professor of Emergency Medicine and Radiology, Thomas Jefferson University. His research has focused on the relationship between brain physiology and various neurological and psychiatric conditions, as well as how spirituality, religion and language affect the brain. He is the co-author of Words Can Change Your Brain and several other popular press books.

Abstract

Overall Goals and Objectives of presentation:

  1. Identify recent advances in integrative medical care and discuss their application to clinical practice.
  2. Describe the latest data on complementary and alternative medical therapies that could improve patient outcomes.
  3. Discuss core integrative medicine topics that patients frequently ask physicians about.

Presentation: 50 minutes

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