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Investigating and Integrating Mindfulness in Medicine, Health Care, and Society

April 17-21, 2013
Norwood, Massachusetts

A scientific conference for clinicians, researchers, and educators

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The Center for Mindfulness at University of Massachusetts Medical School presents this 11th annual conference featuring over 75 presentations, including research forums, presentations dialogues, workshops, keynotes, breakfast roundtables, and pre/post-conference institutes.

Conference topics include:

  • Neural Mechanisms of Mindfulness: Emerging Models
  • Measured and Beautiful Motion: The Messiness and Relief of Attempting to Integrate Mindfulness into the Broader Society and the Emergence of a Global Community of Practice
  • Mindfulness, Stress Reduction, and Physical Health: New Brain-Behavior-Physiology Pathways
  • Being with Patients, Being with Self: A no-Holds-Barred Self-suspending Leap into the Other’s Sea
  • Love 2.0: How Positivity Resonance Nourishes Health
  • Creating a Culture of Mindfulness at a University Campus

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