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SUMMER SCHOOL ON

STRESS

FROM HANS SELYE'S ORIGINAL CONCEPT
TO RECENT ADVANCES

AN INTERACTIVE EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE

JUNE 23 - 26, 2018
OSAKA, JAPAN

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SUMMER SCHOOL ON

STRESS

FROM HANS SELYE'S ORIGINAL CONCEPT
TO RECENT ADVANCES

AN INTERACTIVE EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE

JUNE 23 - 26, 2018
OSAKA, JAPAN

After five years of annual conferences in several countries of Europe, the 6th Summer School on Stress will be held Osaka, Japan. The course directors thank Professor Tetsuo Arakawa, president of Osaka City University and Professor Kazuhide Higuchi, chairman of the Department of Medicine, Osaka City University Medical School for hosting this renown and focused international conference on stress and stress-related diseases. The conference will be held at the famous Conrad Hotel, not far from the historic Osaka Castle.

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Course Directors


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Course Directors


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COURSE DIRECTORS

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ARPAD SOMOGYI

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SANDOR SZABO

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YVETTE TACHE

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International Core Faculty


The course directors are all former PhD students of Hans Selye, the "father of biological stress." The faculty consists of internationally known experts and scientists who have made original discoveries in the field of stress research and stress-related diseases, as well as local and regional experts on stress and stress related disorders.

International Core Faculty


The course directors are all former PhD students of Hans Selye, the "father of biological stress." The faculty consists of internationally known experts and scientists who have made original discoveries in the field of stress research and stress-related diseases, as well as local and regional experts on stress and stress related disorders.

INTERNATIONAL CORE FACULTY

 Bruno Bonaz      France

Bruno Bonaz     France

 Stefan Brunnhuber      Germany

Stefan Brunnhuber     Germany

 Ludmila Filaretova      Russia

Ludmila Filaretova     Russia

 Martina Rojnic Kuzman      Croatia

Martina Rojnic Kuzman     Croatia

 Jackie Wood      USA

Jackie Wood     USA

 Oksana Zayachkivska      Ukraine

Oksana Zayachkivska     Ukraine

 Arpad Somogyi      Hungary/Germany

Arpad Somogyi     Hungary/Germany

 Sandor Szabo      USA

Sandor Szabo     USA

 Yvette Tache      USA

Yvette Tache     USA

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Central Topics


OSAKA CASTLE BY NIGHT

Central Topics


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CENTRAL TOPICS

  • The origins of stress concept  &  the seminal discoveries of Hans Selye
  • What is stress, what is not
  • Stress: distress vs. eustress & transtress – similarities in the adrenal glands, big difference in the brain
  • The neuroendocrine mechanisms of stress;  physiologic & pharmacologic actions of glucocorticoids
  • Effect of stress on immune response & its role in the mechanisms of various diseases
  • Stress & structural GI diseases, e.g., gastro-duodenal ulcers, IBD (inflammatory bowel diseases)
  • Stress & functional GI disorders, e.g., motility disorders, IBS (irritable bowel syndrome)
  • PTSD & organ systems involved in biologic stress
  • Management strategies for stress: Pharmacologic interventions and/or life style changes
  • My good & bad experience with stress: Challenges & lessons learned (Short, oral or poster presentations by attendees)
  • Stress in our daily lives – from distress to eustress: Open forum with participation of all registered attendee
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Contact


 

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Contact


 

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Contact Us

For scientific or professional issues, email Dr. Sandor Szabo at szs@selyeinstitute.org. For other questions, email Ms. Rina Shiratori at sss2018@keiso-comm.com. Or use the form below:

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