SYR Program Schedule
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SYR 2016 Presents

 

Monday through Wednesday, September 19 to 21, 2016

Click on the date below for details by day
Monday, September 19     Tuesday, September 20     Wednesday, September 21   

Monday's Schedule 

Time Pre-conference Event Additional Information
11 am - 1 pm
Pre-conference check-in

11:30 am - 1 pm
Lunch
(not included, discounted meal tickets
available at front desk)
1:00 - 4:30 pm
Pre-conference Workshop
Yoga Research 101:  The Basics of Yoga Research for Therapists, Instructors,
and New Investigators


 
page for details

 


Main Conference

Time Event Presenter(s)
4:00 -  5:00 pm
Conference check-in

5 pm
Dinner

6:30 - 7:00 pm

Welcome to the 2016 SYR Conference

Research Abstract Awards

 

 

 

Dilip Sarkar, President of the Board, International Association of Yoga Therapists; and

Edi Pasalis, Director, Kripalu Institute for Extraordinary Living

 

7:00 - 9:00 pm

Poster Session


Tuesday's Schedule

Time Presenter Presentation Title
9:00 - 10:00 am
Keynote:  Chris Streeter

The Treatment of Major Depression with Iyengar yoga and Coherent Breathing:  A RCT

10:00 - 10:30 am
Oral:  A. Rani Elwy

A population health approach for examining yoga's impact: the VA PRIMIER study

10:30 - 11:00 am
Break
11:00 - 11:30 am

Oral:  Suzanne Danhauer

Yoga Research with Cancer Patients and Post-Treatment Survivors

11:30 am - 12 pm


Oral: Neha Gothe

Yoga and Cognition:  Evidence from acute and intervention studies

12:00 - 1:00 pm

 

Lunch


1:00 - 3:00 pm
Poster Session

3:00 - 6:00 pm

Yoga and
Special Interest Group Sessions
:

  • Yoga-based Assessment in Yoga Therapy
  • Yoga Research Reporting Guidelines
    Working Group

Click here for details on the Special Interest Group Offerings
6:00 - 7:00 pm
Dinner

7:00 - 7:15 pm
Awards, addresses, business

7:15 - 7:30 pm
Oral: 
Young Investigator: 
Moé Kishida, MS

Is yoga relational? Unveiling the intra- and interpersonal effects of yoga practice utilizing a person-specific approach 

7:30 - 8:30 pm
Keynote:  Shirley Telles

The basis and application of yoga for healthy aging


 

Wednesday's Schedule

Time Presenter Presentation Title
9:30 - 10:00 am

Oral:  Gurjeet Birdee

Yoga as a biopsychosocial intervention

 

10:00 - 10:30 am
Oral:  Steffany Moonaz

Feasibility and Acceptability of Yoga as Self-Care in Minority Adults with Arthritis

 10:30 - 11:00 am
Break
 
11 am - 12 pm


Keynote:  Bessel van der Kolk

How yoga acts on the brain and helps in healing from trauma

12:00 - 1:00 pm

Lunch