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International Forum on Consciousness; Psychedelic Therapy in Society: Exploring the Mechanisms of Action and Delivery of Care

May 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until May 17, 2019

$275.00

Coordinated by Promega Corporation and the BTC Institute, the International Forum on Consciousness offers a lively two days of information-sharing and discussion regarding important – and often challenging – topics. Launched in 2010, the Forum has focused on exploring dimensions of consciousness.

This has involved looking into various realms, pushing the envelope at times, while remaining centered on engaging our audience and our speakers. We have been guided through a range of topics, including creativity, near death, entheogens, intelligence in nature, business evolution, the effects of sensory inputs and ways of detecting and measuring consciousness.

This year’s Forum continues the journey. The latest research in psychedelic therapy suggests the potential for a transformation in how we approach treatment of depression, anxiety and certain forms of mental anguish. Early results show that a single dose in combination with preparation and follow-up could have an impact long after the substance has left the body. As research is taken into broader clinical trials, questions remain around what exactly happens that facilitates such a transformation. And, if it’s really this impactful, how will a treatment of this nature scale to meet the dramatic need in our world?

Registration is required.

Details

Date:
May 16
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
$275.00
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Venue

Promega BioPharmaceutical Technology Center
5445 East Cheryl Pkwy
Fitchburg, WI, 53711
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Phone:
608/277-2508
Website:
http://www.btci.org/forum

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