Summer School “Body-mind interactions in health and disease”

General

Program Description

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.

Aim

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.

Language

English

Program Intensity

Full-Time

Application

Admission Requirements

  • Admission to health sciences university programs

Required Documents

  • 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).

ECTS

4

Fees

500 euro

Fundings

Please write to the coordinator for further details.

Period

14 - 20 June 2020

Deadline

30 April 2020

Last updated Nov 2019

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

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 veterinary medicine. Read less
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