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Mind-Body Medicine Research Council (MBMRC)

Institute for Integrative Health Care and Health Promotion (IGVF)

Witten/Herdecke University

Alfred-Herrhausen-Straße 48

D-58448 Witten




Responsible for content according to § 55 2 RStV:

Tobias Esch, M.D.

(address above)



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Photo credits

Photos of Tobias Esch and Jil Herker: University Witten/Herdecke

Photo of Maren M. Michaelsen: Christian Hilgers, Sichtflug Medien 

Photo of Radek Ptáček: Jana Balcher