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About IANDS Utah

The International Association for Near-Death Studies (IANDS) is devoted exclusively to providing information about near-death and related experiences to experiencers, researchers, educators, health care providers, and the interested public. IANDS Utah has a three-fold purpose: (1) To facilitate and foster greater acceptance and understanding of near-death experiences; (2) To advance, encourage and promote research and study of near-death experiences; (3) To provide information, guidance, comfort, care and other assistance to those concerned with terminal illness, death, disability, disease and related issues.

IANDS meeting for Friday, February 23rd

Russell Ricks will be our speaker for February 23, 2018.  Russell Ricks is a professional artist by his chosen profession and recently published author of the book Remember. Between the late summer and early fall of 1966, Russell had an Out of … Continue reading

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IANDS meeting for Friday, January 26th

Katie Buhler will be our speaker for January 26, 2018. In September 2015, Katie had a procedure done and while being put under anesthesia, she had an “Out of Body” experience. When she woke up she remembered it all and … Continue reading

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IANDS Needs Your Help!

Bringing in the new year, IANDS of Utah will be initiating a project to index the archives of past presenters/experiences on our website, and we would like your help. We have over 100 speakers there who have shared a wealth … Continue reading

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IANDS meeting for Friday, November 24th

We are pleased to announce our speaker this Friday,  November 24, 2017, will be Jeff O’Driscoll, MD FACEP.  Dr. O’Driscoll is an emergency physician who often comes into contact with patients who are seriously injured. Many die or are close to … Continue reading

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IANDS meeting for Friday, October 27th

The inspiring documentary, Glimpses Beyond Death’s Door, available on DVD, was filmed by Utah IANDS member and film-maker Brandon Smith.  This documentary includes statements of experts and the near-death experiences of individuals from Utah and Idaho.  The included near-death experiences are from … Continue reading

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IANDS Meeting for Friday, September 22nd, 2017

The speaker for Friday September 22, 2017 will be Janet Crawford.  Janet Crawford is an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the University of Utah College of Nursing.  She first spoke to IANDS of Utah in the early 1990’s when she was … Continue reading

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IANDS Utah Meeting for Friday, August 25th, 2017

The speaker for Friday August 25, 2017 will be Russ Horman. On the evening of October 8, 2001 Russ’s life changed profoundly after being targeted in a home invasion robbery. Russ had been setup by the girl he was dating … Continue reading

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