Welcome to ECRSH 2016 -
the 5th European Conference on Religion,
Spirituality and Health

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 will take place at the University of Gdansk. Gdansk is a beautiful city in northern Poland at the Baltic see. The main topic of the conference will be integrating religion and spirituality into health care and its implications for the patient. Keynote speakers will give a comprehensive overview. See second announcement.

Symposia invite for discussion and free communications allow research groups to present their research projects. The conference will again be an inspiring meeting of researchers and health care professionals of many disciplines and nations, exchanging their expertise and research results.

The deadline for the submission of abstracts ended January 31, 2016. But you can still register for the conference and the pre-conference research workshop.

We kindly invite you to actively participate!

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