SEASREP organized a roundtable at the 2019 SEASIA Biennial Conference on December 6, 2019 at the Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan.

The roundtable on “Religion and Disease: Hansen’s Disease in Southeast Asia” aimed to address the research gap on Hansen’s Disease and further expand the scope of Southeast Asian studies through an examination of the links between religion and Hansen’s Disease in selected Southeast Asian countries, taking into consideration that the initial impetuses for its study was driven by religious, health, and humanitarian considerations.

The roundtable consisted of:

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