Fri, Feb 05, 2010
Psychedelic non-profit's event brings Rick Doblin, Alex Grey, Andrew
Weil, Ralph Metzner, Stanislav Grof and leading psychedelic
scientists together in San Jose, California - April 15-18
MAPS, the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies, has
announced its international conference on psychedelic research. The
conference will bring together international experts on psychedelic
substances and will be the largest such conference to take place in
the United States in 17 years. The conference will feature three
concurrent tracks, including a Continuing Medical Education track
reporting on clinical research, a second on ayahuasca, and a third on
psychology and a wide range of related topics.
The Psychedelic Science in the 21st Century conference is open to the
general public and registration information is available at
www.maps.org/conference. The conference also has been accredited to
offer Continuing Medical Education credits to physicians and
Continuing Education credits to psychologists, nurses, and social workers.
Psychedelic Science will offer pre- and post-conference workshops
with Stanislav Grof, M.D., Rick Doblin, Ph.D., Michael Mithoefer,
M.D., Annie Mithoefer, B.S.N., Alex and Allyson Grey, David Nichols,
Ph.D., Franz Vollenweider, M.D., Ralph Metzner, Ph.D., and Annie Oak,
Mariavittoria Mangini and Carolyn "Mountain Girl" Garcia of the
Women's Visionary Congress.
Tickets are limited, and may sell out. Book before March 15 to avoid
a $50 late registration fee. Head to www.maps.org for more information.