Humanities, Medicine & Wellness Conference: Esther Sternberg

Thursday, February 27, 2014 - 11:00am
Student Union North Ballroom 1303 E. University Blvd. 85719

“Place and Wellbeing: The Science of the Mind-Body Connection and Beyond.”

Internationally recognized for her discoveries of the science of the mind-body interaction in illness and healing, Dr. Sternberg is the author of the best-selling books Healing Spaces: The Science of Place and Well-Being and The Balance Within: The Science Connecting Health and Emotions. In 2012 she joined the UA as Director of Research at the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine and Professor in the College of Medicine and the College of Architecture, Planning, and Landscape Architecture.

Click here to view the complete Humanities, Wellness & Medicine Conference Schedule.

This event is free and open to the public.

This conference is sponsored by the University of Arizona College of Humanities (COH), with support from the Confluence Center for Creative Inquiry, the Religious Studies Program, the Department of English Convergences Program, the Institute for the Study of Religion and Culture (ISRC) as well as the following COH units: School of International Languages, Literatures, and Cultures (SILLC); Poetry Center; Africana Studies Program; Department of Classics; Department of East Asian Studies; Department of English; Department of French and Italian; Department of German Studies; Department of Russian and Slavic Studies; Department of Spanish & Portuguese; and the Graduate Interdisciplinary Program in Second Language Acquisition and Teaching (SLAT).

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