Ways of Knowing™ Symposium: Exploring the Role of Intuition in Health & Healing


Welcome and Goals
Mary Jo Kreitzer, University of Minnesota Center for Spirituality & Healing
Sharon Franquemont, Charlson Meadows

Opening Ceremony
Dorene Day, Ojibway Nation

Exploring the Phenomena of Intuition from Multiple Perspectives
Dean Radin PhD, Senior Scientist, Institute of Noetic Sciences
Elisabet Sahtouris PhD, Evolutionary biologist, futurist, author and consultant on Living Systems Design
Kerstin Uvnas-Moberg MD, PhD, Professor of Physiology Karolinska Institute, Stockholm Sweden

Using Intuition in Clinical Decision Making and Care
Lynn Rew, EdD, RN, Professor in Nursing, University of Texas at Austin
Lisa Ruth-Sahd, PhD, RN, Associate Professor, Department of Nursing, York College of Pennsylvania
Anita Smith, PhD, RN, Associate Professor in College of Nursing, University of South Alabama

Using Intuition: The Perspective of Healers
Dorene Day, Ojibway Nation
Patricia Hart, MD, Center for Spirituality & Healing & Fairview Health Systems
Dane Silva, Kumu Lomi, Hawaiian Healing Center

Research on Intuition: Methodologies, Challenges and what’s on the Horizon
Jeannie Achterberg, PhD, Professor of Psychology, Saybrook Institute
Richard Hammerschlag, PhD, Dean of Research, Oregon College of Oriental Medicine
Rollin McCraty, PhD, Director of Research, HeartMath Research Center

Use of Intuition in a Hospital Setting: Abbott Northwestern Hospital
Lori Knutson, Executive Director IHH/SKRI, Allina Hospitals & Clinics

Cultivating Intuition
Sharon Franquemont, Life Science of Foundation

World Café/Dialogue: Next Steps
Edie Meissner & Cheryl Kartes

Sharing Our Stories

Evening Event: Drumming Circle
Christine Page

Closing Ceremony
Larry Long, Troubadour

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