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Title: Program on Medicine and Religion | The University of Chicago

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... Chicago is a leading forum for scholarship and discourse at the intersection of medicine and religion Despite ample evidence that religious faith often animates clinicians practices and that patients experiences of illness are often mediated by faith the relationship between medicine and religion is rarely studied The Program on Medicine and Religion aims to fill this gap by conducting rigorous empirical historical theological ethical and legal scholarship to enrich our understanding of the meaning of illness and the myriad ways that religion and medicine both respond to the human predicaments of illness injury disability suffering and death Read More Research Internship Opportunity The Initiative on Islam Medicine The Initiative on Islam Medicine under the Program on Medicine and Religion within the Department of Medicine at the University of Chicago is offering internship and experienceship opportunities on projects related to American Muslim health experiences and Islamic bioethics Team members will work under the direction Dr Aasim I Padela MD MSc In addition we happy to work with medical or graduate students such that they can gain research elective credit or other forms of credit for their internship Read more Latest News RSS First Study to Explore Link Between Muslim Faith and Cervical Cancer Screening Dr Padela discusses first study to explore link between Muslim faith and cervical cancer screening Read More Read the full post Associations Between Religion Related Factors and Breast Cancer Screening Among American Muslims Dr Padela s paper on study of religion related factors and breast cancer screening among Muslims published Read more Read the full post Improving Healthcare Saving Lives The Huffington Post features an article on the 3rd Annual Conference on Medicine Religion written by conference attendee Aamir Hussain Read it here Read the full post Dr Padela interviewed on Radio Islam on 1450 AM Dr...

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