Third International Conference on Health, Wellness and Society

  • 15–16 March 2013
  • Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil

At A Glance...

2

Days of paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters, and colloquia.

150+

Delegates from all over the world who attended the Third International Conference on Health, Wellness and Society.

21

Countries represented.

Plenary Speakers

The Third International Conference on Health, Wellness and Society featured plenary sessions by some of the world’s leading thinkers and innovators in the field.

Renato Alarcón

Renato Alarcón

Emeritus Professor and Consultant, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA

"Science and Humanism in Contemporary Psychiatry: Dialogues About Desirable Convergence"

Juan Carlos Hernández Clemente

Juan Carlos Hernández Clemente

Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain

Roberto Luiz D’avila

Roberto Luiz D’avila

Associate Professor of Medicine, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil; Vice President, Confermel – Medical Confederation Of Latin America And The Caribbean

"The Role of Medical Humanities in the Humanization of Medicine"

Bram J. Eksterman

Bram J. Eksterman

Director, Center of Psychosomatic Medicine and Medical Psychology, Santa Casa General Hospital of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

José Lázaro

José Lázaro

Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain

Fernando Lolas

Fernando Lolas

Professor, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile; Director, Interdisciplinary Center for Studies on Bioethics, University of Chile, Chile; Voluntary Faculty, Department of Psychiatry, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, USA

"Ethical Dimensions of Humanism, Heidelberg School"

Graduate Scholar Awardees

For each conference, a small number of Graduate Scholar Awards are given to outstanding graduate students who have an active academic interest in the conference area. The Award with its accompanying responsibilities provides a strong professional development opportunity for graduate students at this stage in their academic careers. The 2013 Graduate Scholar Awardees are listed below.

Haley Heckman Beech

Haley Heckman Beech

University of Alabama, Birmingham, USA

Catherine Delves-Yates

Catherine Delves-Yates

University of East Anglia, UK

Khalid Hossain

Khalid Hossain

RMIT University, Australia

Michael McCue

Michael McCue

Michigan State University, USA