RUMS Islamic Society is pleased to present its annual medical conference, entitled: "Life Behind A Label: Shattering Stigma Through the Light of Science and Islam".
This year will be our 3rd time running the conference with the focus of our talks being Stigma. We aim to explore fresh yet neglected topics from a medical, social, psychological as well as Islamic perspective.
Our 3 panel discussions will cover: Eating Disorders, Addiction and Black Magic.
Our speakers consist of physicians, counsellors, sheikhs and individuals with personal stories to share regarding these issues.
Each panel will be followed by a Q&A session.
Tickets are available on the following link:
Lunch will be provided
09.30 - 09.45: Registration & Refreshments
09.45 - 10.05: Introduction
10.05 - 10.25: Introductory talk on Stigma surrounding Mental Health
10.25 - 11.30: Spoken Word & Eating Disorders Panel
11.30 - 12.00: Q&A
12.00 - 12.55: Dhuhr Prayer Break and Lunch
12.55 - 14.20 Spoken Word & Addictions Panel
14.20 - 14.50: Q&A
14.50 - 15.10: Asr Prayer Break and Refreshments
15.10 - 16.15: Spoken Word & Black Magic Panel
16.15 - 16.45: Q&A
16.45 - 17:00: Shoutouts
17.00 - 17.15: Final Q&A and Conclusion