2023 – 23-24 August – 5th World Congress on Complementary & Alternative Medicine, Prague, Czech Republic.

2023 – 12 August – International Conference on Naturopathic Medicine and Alternative Healthcare (ICNMAH) – Venice, Italy


2022 – 23-26 May – International Congress on Integrative Medicine and Health, Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass in Phoenix Arizona May on behalf of the Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine and Health.

2022 – 18-19 May – 3rd Edition of the International Conference on Traditional Medicine Ethnomedicine and Natural Therapies, Tokyo, Japan.

2022 – 4 May –  4th World Congress on Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Amsterdam Netherlands.

2019 – 15 April –  Panels at the SIEF Congress in Santiago de Compostela: “Healing as harmonization of ‘micro’ and ‘macro’ cosmos? Conceptualizations and practices of ‘health’ and ‘healing’ in Europe and beyond“; and: Techniques of transformation, healing movements, and medicine worlds.

2017 – 29 June – 1 July Conference Healing Cooperations. Cooperation With and Without Consensus in the Context of Illness and Healing, University of Siegen, Germany. 30th Annual Conference of the Arbeitsgemeinschaft Ethnomedizin e.V.

2016 – 9 December Conference (in Dutch) De secularisatie van het medisch domein, Utrecht (Domus Medica). Met Peter Jan Margry, ‘Religieuze geneeskunde vanuit etnologisch perspectief: van bedevaart tot chakra’.

2016 – 18 November Thesis defence by Denise Lombardi, Parcours et pratiques dans le néo-chamanisme contemporain en France et en Italie. 190 Avenue de France, Paris.

2016 – 22 October Debate (in Dutch) on Alternative Healing Practices, Skepsis Congress, Amersfoort Program

2016 – 21-24 September Alternative and Religious Healing in the Modern World: 12th International Conference of the SIEF Working Group Ethnology of Religion. Call for Papers


2016 – July 7 16.00 hrs: Opening of the art exhibition ARTTREAT at the Meertens Institute, focused on religious and alternative healing

2016 – July 5 Lecture on The Healing [John] Coltrane, University of OregonIMG_7795

2015, 18 May Lecture on Alternative Healing Practices at Amsterdam Medical Center (AMC) of the University of Amsterdam, by Peter Jan Margry (closed meeting)