Why do so many cultures speak of body, mind, and soul as different from each other? When our physical life ends, does our consciousness end as well?
Leading researchers in the fields of perceptual studies and neurobiology will explore narratives of past-life and near-death experiences. They will explore the profound long-term impacts of these experiences and discuss the emerging research into a post-mortem existence.
Invited scientists and thought leaders will explore the intersection of contemplative sciences, spirituality, and wellness while discussing the powerful effects of mindfulness meditation and other cognitive approaches in pain management, healing and related outcomes.
Wednesday, March 22nd
1:30 and 3 p.m. Energy Healing Touch Sessions for Wake Forest School of Medicine students and faculty
Thursday, March 23rd
1:30 and 3 p.m. Energy Healing Touch Sessions for Wake Forest University students and faculty
6:30 p.m. in Bowman Gray Center for Medical Education (475 Vine St.)
Jeff Olsen is a best-selling author who inspires audiences internationally with his intriguing personal story of perseverance and inner strength. A horrific auto accident caused Olsen to have profound spiritual experiences, which gave him insights and gifts not common in today’s world. More »
Fadel Zeidan, PhD is an assistant professor of neurobiology and anatomy at Wake Forest School of Medicine, associate director of neuroscience research at Wake Forest’s Center for Integrative Medicine, and adjunct assistant professor of psychology at Wake Forest University. More »
Remy Coeytaux, MD, PhD, is the Caryl J. Guth Chair in Integrative Medicine and Professor of Family and Community Medicine at Wake Forest School of Medicine. More »