Investigating + Integrating Mindfulness in Medicine, Health Care + Society

The Center for Mindfulness in Medicine, Health Care, and Society at the University of Massachusetts Medical School will be holding their 10th annual International Scientific Conference, March 28-April 1, 2012, at the Four Points Conference Center in Norwood, Massachusetts.

Among the plenary sessions are:

Mindfulness-Based Cancer Recovery: The Story of an Emerging Research Program
Linda E. Carlson, Ph.D., R.Psych.
Enbridge Research Chair in Psychosocial Oncology
Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research Health Scholar
Professor, Department of Oncology, Faculty of Medicine
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Faculty of Arts
University of Calgary

Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy Comes of Age
Zindel Segal, PhD
Cameron Wilson Chair in Depression Studies
Head of the Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program
Professor, Department of Psychiatry
University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Here is the link to the full conference website:

  • Lynette Monteiro

    My colleagues, Dr. Steven Hickman and Allan Goldsteing of the UCSD Center for Mindfulness and I (The Ottawa Mindfulness Clinic)will be presenting a pre-conference institute: 
    ‎”Holding the Heart of MBSR: Reflection, Collaboration and Dialogue on Modification or Adaptation of the 8-Week Program”.  

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