NOTICE: Due to Covid19 emergency the Summer School "Body-Mind Interactions in Health and Disease" has to be cancelled for this year.
The Summer School will be held in 2021.
New dates and new application deadline will be published in October 2020.
The school deals with mind-body interactions in health and disease. In particular, the topics will be: the physiological aspects of body image, of its construction and alteration with special reference to interoception and imagery, the normal and altered relation of cardiovascular/gastroenteric functions/trigeminal information with cognition and sleep, the role of individual cognitive and psychophysiological traits in pain and in its cognitive control, relaxation techniques.
Psychophysiological and clinical information will be provided. A round table between philosophers and biologists will conclude the school in order to bridge the gap between humanities and biology.
Who can apply
Bachelor and Master degree students, Ph.D. students of health sciences, medical doctors, psychologists, professionals in rehabilitative sciences.
- Admission to health sciences university programs
- Identity Document (*PASSPORT in case you are a foreign student*)
- Enrolment Form
- Curriculum Vitae
All the documents must be in pdf format, in order to upload them on the portal when required (See the "How to apply" page).
Please write to the coordinator for further details.
14 - 20 June 2020
30 April 2020
About the School
The University of Pisa is a public institution boasting twenty departments, with high level research centres in the sectors of agriculture, astrophysics, computer science, engineering, medicine and ve ... Read More