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Why We Need a New Model for 21st Century Healthcare… A Conversation with Dr David Peters
June 8, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDTFree
The neatness of medical science is unravelling. Nineteenth century medical science produced categories of disease ordered by cellular pathology and germ theory; 20th century medicine focused the analytic-mechanical model on smaller and smaller parts with astonishing success. Its obvious triumphs include infections, deficiency diseases, surgical excisions and transplants, intensive care and anaesthetics.
This webinar took place June 8, 2021. Here is the recorded event.
But 21st century medicine is confronted with whole person problems: chronic degenerative and inflammatory diseases, stress-, environment- and lifestyle-mediated diseases, addictions and psychological disorders.
Join me for a compelling afternoon session on Tuesday June 8th, with a dear friend and colleague of mine, Dr David Peters, Professor of Integrated Healthcare, University of Westminster in London, UK.
I have known David for close to 15 years and have had the privilege of working with him on numerous programs in the UK and Europe during my years in the HeartMath organization. He is truly a holistic thinker who has dedicated himself to the transformation of health care not only in his native UK, but also globally. Our conversation will be interesting, spirited, inspired and at times playful.
David Peters is chair of the British Holistic Medical Association and editor-in-chief of The Journal of Holistic Healthcare. He is also Professor of Integrated Healthcare, University of Westminster, London, UK
Bruce Cryer, President of The Graduate Institute, has been adjunct faculty at Stanford University since 1997. He is an author, mentor and leadership consultant. Bruce was a founding director of HeartMath, the acclaimed stress/performance institute where he also served as CEO for 11 years. He has taught programs on stress, performance, and creativity at Stanford and around the world since the early 1990s, drawing on both his long business background as well as his years as a performance and visual artist in New York. He and Dr Peters have delivered numerous lectures and seminars together on integrative health, resilience and HeartMath in the UK and Europe over the past 10 years.
We’d love to see you in our cozy Zoom meeting room. If you cannot make it, register below and you will be able to access the webinar after the event.