Welcome to the 7th British Congress on Medicine and Spirituality, this is a two days event organised by the BSMA - British Spiritist Medical Association, that occurs every two years.
Our congress took place on the weekend of 9th and 10th November 2019 and counted with seven speakers at the London - Rudolf Steiner House, where we embraced the thematic 'Spiritual approaches in clinical practice'.
International Medical-Spiritist Association
The International Medical-Spiritist Association was founded in 1999 during a meeting with representatives of six countries. The INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL-SPIRITIST ASSOCIATION has now branches, formed by Doctors, in the UK, France, Portugal, Switzerland, Colômbia, Cuba, Guatemala, Panamá, Argentine, Brazil and United States.
BUSS - British Union of Spiritist Societies
The British Union of Spiritist Societies, UK Charity No. 1136512, with over 30 Spiritist Teachings Centres across the UK, offers everyone the understanding of universal spiritual principles, through seminars, conferences and meetings. If you are interested in learning more about Spiritism, we invite you to visit and join us in our studies and lectures.
Find below the speakers and themes presented at our 7th British Congress on Medicine and Spirituality
Dr Peter Fenwick
“Shining Light on Death”
Dr Elaine Drysdale MD FRCPC
“The Interface of Psychiatry, Spirituality” and
“Near Death Experiences in Medical Practice”
Dr Natalie Tobert PhD
"Medical Anthropology: Spiritism as normal practice across different continents"
Dr Jeffrey Rediger MD MDiv
"A Medicine of Hope and Possibility"
Dr Jorge Cecilio Daher MD
“Scientific Evidence of the Autonomy of Consciousness in Relation to the Brain”
Dr Marcelo Saad
“Programs of Religious Support in Hospitals - challenges and opportunities”
Dr Felipe Sá Ferreira
“Intrauterine Death and Its Spiritual Impact”
Roundtable with 3 speakers
“Spiritual Complementary Therapies: Ways to Integrate with Medicine”