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A ten week evening course

Medicine & Meditation

On Saturday June 29th at Waterperry, the Oxford Branch of the School will present a morning of talks from physicians and scientists exploring both the science behind meditation and its usefulness to the practice of medicine and at the end of life. You are warmly invited to attend but registration in advance is required as numbers are limited to fifty. £15, payable at the door, includes morning refreshments. 


0850              Introduction:

                      Professor Peter Sullivan, Medical Education


0900­—0945    Beyond the Relaxation Response: new Scientific Insights into Meditation.

                      Mr. Peter McLoughlin, Scientist


1000—1045    Meditation: psyche and soma.

                     Dr. Adrian Thomas, Paediatric Gastroenterology


1100—1130    Refreshments


1130—1150    Physician Heal Thyself

                     Professor Peter Sullivan


1200—1220    Approaching the End of Life - A Personal View.

                      Dr. Yolande Hubbersgilt, Palliative Care



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