The 1st Annual Meeting of the Society of Spirituality, Theology & Health
"Spirituality, Health and Human Flourishing:
Meaning? Measurement? Implications?"
For the proceedings of the Annual Meeting, please see the links below and the links for Paper and Poster Sessions to the right.
June 25-27, 2008
R. David Thomas Executive Conference Center, Duke Fuqua School of Business in Durham, North Carolina
Opening Remarks: (video pop-up)
John K. Templeton, Jr., M.D.
Wednesday, June 25, 8:00 PM
"Spirituality, Theology and Health: Challenges and Possibilities" (video pop-up)
William Roper, M.D., M.P.H., CEO, UNC Health System
Thursday June 26, 8:30 AM
Religious Struggles: A Fork in the Road to Growth or Decline (video pop-up)
Kenneth Pargament, Ph.D.
Thursday June 26, 11:00 AM
"Religion and Health in Aging Societies: Reaping What is Sown" (video pop-up)
Ellen Idler, PhD
Friday June 27, 8:30 AM
"Spirituality and Health: The Role of Practical Theology" (video pop-up)
John Swinton, PhD
Friday June 27, 10:15 AM
"Human Flourishing: An Epidemiologist's Perspective" (video pop-up)
Jeff Levin, PhD, MPH
For a listing of the Paper Sessions as well as abstracts and presentation materials, click here.
For a listing of the posters presented at the Poster Session as well as abstracts and presentation materials, click here
* Please note the following correction for the Poster Session information:
"Daily Spiritual Experiences and Perceived Quality of Life of Young Adult Women: Exploring the Impact of Intimate Partner Violence (A Pilot Study)"
Carolyn J. Nickerson, MSN, MA, EdD, RN
Duquesne University School of Nursing
*Co-authors: Alison Colbert PhD, APRN-BC; Rick Zoucha PhD, APRN, BC, CTN; Jennifer Behun BSN, RN