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(Virtual Event) Meditation: Healing Time

Thursday, May 18, 2023 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Dr. Manish Saggar an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Standford University School of Medicine has been practicing meditation for many years. He will discuss how meditation can improve our physical and mental health. This evening you will have a chance to practice this simple technique that can reduce stress, enhance relaxation and promote inner growth.

Presenter: Dr. Manish Saggar is an assistant professor in the department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University School of Medicine. His lab is dedicated to developing computational methods that could allow for anchoring psychiatric diagnosis into biological features. He received his doctorate from the University of Texas at Austin and completed his postdoctoral training at Stanford. As part of his doctoral work, he developed computational methods to understand how brain activity changes with intensive meditation training.

Please register; Zoom links will be sent out before the event.



Thursday, May 18, 2023
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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