Welcome to the Post-Conference Website of the European Conference on Religion, Spirituality and Health 2016

Religion and Spirituality in Health Care: Risk or Benefit for the Patient?

May 12-14, 2016, Gdansk (Poland)

The 5th European Conference on Religion, Spirituality and Health took place at the University of Gdansk. It was a great gathering of about 120 researchers and health professionals of many nations, exchanging their expertise and research results. Keynote speakers gave a comprehensive overview. Symposia invited for discussion and free communications allowed research groups to present their research projects.

For details see the complete conference folder (PDF) as well as abstracts and slides from the presentations or other documents for download (in the programme section). We are constantly placing new documents. So please check back again on this website.

René Hefti, MD

International Organizing Committee

Research Institute (RISH), Switzerland

Oliver Merz, DTh

Conference Office ECRSH 2016

Research Institute (RISH), Switzerland

Katarzyna Skrzypinska, PhD

Local Organising Committee Poland

Inst. of Psychology, University of Gdansk, Poland

Dr. hab. Piotr Krakowiak

Local Organising Committee Poland

Nicolaus Copernicus University, Torun, Poland