EARS 2011

EARS 2011 2017-06-11T22:23:01+00:00

ears508

The European Ayahuasca Research Symposium was a multidisciplinary series of lectures that focused on ayahuasca research in Europe. At the University of Amsterdam, experts from different disciplines presented their studies on ayahuasca’s effects on health, neural functioning and consciousness.

The lectures were recorded and can be watched on our website.

Presenters:

Bia Labate, Ph.D. (BR)
Prof. Dr. Wouter Hanegraaff (NL)
Brian Anderson, MD/MSc cand. (USA)
Petra Bokor, MSc (HUN)
Rama Leclerc, Ph.D. (FR)
Janine Schmid, Ph.D. (DE)
Jörg Daumann, Ph.D. (DE)

Programme:

EUROPEAN AYAHUASCA RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM
17:00 – 17:20: Introduction by Joost Breeksema, OPEN Foundation

AYAHUASCA, BIOMEDICINE & HEALTH: MULTIDISCIPLINARY PERSPECTIVES
17:20 – 17:45: Reflections on scientific research about ayahuasca and health by Bia Labate
17:45 – 18:10: Pharmacological modulation of attentional processes in the DMT and ketamine model of psychosis by Jörg Daumann
18:10 – 18:35: Ayahuasca in psychiatry: From psiquiatría folklórica to neuroimaging by Brian Anderson
18:35 – 18:55: Questions: Bia Labate, Jörg Daumann & Brian Anderson
18:55 – 19:30: Dinner Break

AYAHUASCA EN ROUTE: NEW GEOGRAPHIES, NEW COSMOLOGIES
19:30 – 19:55: Ayahuasca and the Study of Religion by Wouter J. Hanegraaff
19:55 – 20:20: The bridge of knowledge: Special links between Shipibo curanderismo (Peruvian Amazon) and Westerner practices with ayahuasca by Rama Leclerc
20:20 – 20:35: Questions: Rama Leclerc & Wouter Hanegraaf

AYAHUASCA & THERAPY IN EUROPE
20:35 – 21:00: Integration process and possible therapeutic effects of ayahuasca in non-therapeutic setting by Petra Bokor
21:00 – 21:25: ‘Self’-‘therapy’ with ayahuasca by Janine Schmid
21:25 – 21:40: Questions: Petra Bokor & Janine Schmid
21:40 – 21:45: Closing
21:45 – 22:00: Exodus

Partners:

NEIPCognitomaps