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October 15th, 2017: Lecture for educators, parents and medical professionals by Dr. Siegward Elsas, M.D at Prerana Waldorf School.

Developmental challenges in childhood and sensory integration from an Anthroposophic perspective, including attention deficit / hyperactivity and autism.

Agenda

10:00 – 11:30 am
Developmental challenges in childhood and sensory integration from an Anthroposophic perspective, including attention deficit / hyperactivity and autism

11:30 – 12:00 pm
Tea break

12:00 – 1:00 pm
Interactive Q&A session

Date

October 15th, 2017

Venue

Prerana Waldorf School
Survey No.47/9
Janardhan Hills, Gachibowli
Hyderabad, Telangana – 500032
Ph:- 04064555930

Dr. Siegward-M. Elsas, M.D. is a specialist in neurology and clinical neurophysiology. From 1984-1990 he studied medicine at the anthroposophically inspired private University Witten-Herdecke in Germany, with a special interest in phenomenological Goethean natural science. After this he conducted research in neuroscience at the University of California Berkeley and San Francisco, and trained in neurology and neurophysiology at the University of California Los Angeles. From 2002 to 2010, he was Assistant Professor of Neurology at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland Oregon, where he treated patients in the epilepsy center and conducted research of mind-body and botanical treatments for epilepsy. After one year at the Friedrich-Husemann-Klinik, an anthroposophical hospital for psychiatry in Germany, he has built up the neurology service at the Ita Wegman Klinik / Klinik Arlesheim in Switzerland since June 2012. At this hospital, where Anthroposophic medicine originated in 1921, he is conducting research on a mind body intervention in epilepsy and an ayurvedic botanical treatment for M. Parkinson and has lectured about anthroposophic neurology in Germany, Taiwan, Colombia, Ukraine, Russia, and the USA.

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