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Religion and Mental Health: Is the Relationship Causal? by Tyler J. VanderWeele [Duke University's Monthly Spirituality and Health Research Seminar]

April 22, 2021

Join Tyler J. VanderWeele speak at Duke University’s Monthly Spirituality and Health Research Seminar

Topic: Religion and Mental Health: Is the Relationship Causal?

Time: April 27, 2021 12:00-1:00 noon Eastern Time (US and Canada) 

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Global Wellbeing Initiative: Promoting Human Flourishing by Tyler J. VanderWeele [Global Wellbeing Initiative]

March 25, 2021

Join Tyler VanderWeele (Program Director) along with Gallup Editor-in-Chief Mohamed Younis, for the first installment of the Global Wellbeing Initiative speaker series. The discussion will delve into the concept of human flourishing and attempt to identify major determinants of, and resources for, human flourishing.

  • Title: Global Wellbeing Initiative: Promoting Human Flourishing
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Marriage Made the West WEIRD by Brendan W. Case [Genealogies of Modernity]

March 23, 2021

New op-ed by Brendan W. Case (Associate Director for Research) dialogues with Joseph Henrich's book The Weirdest People in The World in his "Marriage Made the West WEIRD" published on Genealogies of Modernity. Access to the whole article unders this link: https://genealogiesofmodernity.org/journal/2021/3/17/marriage-made-us-weird

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The Brain Resides in the Soul (Not the Other Way Around) by Brendan W. Case [ChurchLifeJournal]

March 18, 2021

Associate Director for Research, Brendan W. Case, has contributed "The Brain Resides in the Soul (Not the Other Way Around)" for Church Life Jounral

Below is an excerpt from Brendan's article:

Access to the article under this link: https://churchlifejournal.nd.edu/articles/the-brain-resides-in-the-soul-not-the-other-way-around...

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Open Space, Transformative Education, and the Pursuit of Flourishing by Matthew T. Lee [Eton College, UK]

March 12, 2021

Join Matthew T. Lee presenting "Open Space, Transformative Education, and the Pursuit of Flourishing" at Eton College's The Tony Little Centre for Innovation and Research in Learning and the Education Society on March 18, 2021, 8.30 GMT on ZOOM. 

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Seminar on Causal Mediation Analysis by Tyler J. VanderWeele [Causal Horizons]

February 26, 2021

Join a seminar on causal mediation analysis organized by Statistical Horizons.

The seminar focuses on some of the recent developments in causal mediation analysis and provides practical tools to implement those techniques. 

This seminar will begin on Monday, May 10, 2021, and conclude on Monday, June 7, 2021.

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