Religion and Public Health Seminar

The Religion and Public Health Seminar Series is funded by the Templeton Foundation and jointly sponsored by the Department of Epidemiology and the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at the Harvard School of Public Health. The seminar series brings in leading scholars who present research on the interface between religion and public health.

This semester’s speakers include:

Everett L. Worthington (Virginia Commonwealth University): Wednesday April 16th, Kresge 213, 12:30: “Understanding and Promoting Forgiveness of Self and Others”

Tracy and Michael Balboni (Dana Farber Cancer Institute): Thursday May 1st, 12:30pm
“The Role of Religion and Spirituality in End-of-Life Cancer Care”

Past speakers have included Ellen Idler (Emory University), Neal Krause (University of Michigan), Peter Van Ness (Yale University), Marc Musick (University of Texas at Austin), and Harold Koenig (Duke University), Michael McCullough (University of Miami), and Jennifer Allen (Tufts University).