Please join SRC for our end of the year research conference on May 19th, 2015.

Panel 1: The Theraputeic Experience  9 - 10:30 am

Chair: Kera Street 

Ben Danner - ASMR and the "Vernacular" Practices of Healthcare Treatment

Alexandra Nichipor -  Religion, Gender, and BRCA Mutations

Elizabeth Morris - Ayurvedic Medicine for Sexual Assault Survivors Experiencing PTSD

Break 10:30 - 10:45 am

Panel 2: Healing Body and Society: The Spiritual Connection   10:45 - 12:40 pm

Chair: Ahmed Ragab

Lauren Taylor - Integrating Faith and Biomedicine in Ghanaian Mental Health Care: A Case Study

Meera Sury - The American Biomedical System and the Hmong Shaman-Mediated Healing Rituals in Minnesota

Bobby Brooke - Space and Post-disaster Recovery: A Healing Model out of the Philippines   

Adrianne Vincent - Healthcare Professionals Coping with Burnout 

Lunch 12:40 - 1:30 pm

Panel 3: Systems of Truth(s)  1:35 - 3:30 pm

Chair: Amulya Mandava

Fatima Al-Banawi - A Collective Allegiance to (In)Justice

Nikolaia Paterson - Free Technology and the Myth of Neutrality

Peter Kahn - The Modern Exclussion of Religious Systems of Ethics from Bioethical: A Case Study

Adaliss Rodriguez - Finding Common Ground Via Unified Opposition TowardsAgrobiotechnology 

Break 3:30 - 3:45 pm

Panel 4: Geography, Identity, and Society  3:45 - 4:45 pm

Chair: Lauren Taylor

Al-Johara H. Al-Thani - Science Fiction, Urbanity, and the Modern Gulf

Francisco Patino - Biopower in the U.S.: Poverty, Inequality, and Negative Health Outcomes among Mexican-American Immigrants

This event is free and open to the public.