Friday, February 17, 2012

Lunchtalk: (@Google/Stanford) Neuroscience of meditation.

Philippe Goldin is a research scientist and heads the Clinically Applied Affective Neuroscience group in
the Department of Psychology at Stanford University.

He spent 6 years in India and Nepal studying various languages, Buddhist philosophy and debate at Namgyal Monastery and the Dialectic Monastic Institute, and serving as an interpreter for various Tibetan Buddhist lamas. He then returned to the U.S. to complete a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at Rutgers University.


tags: lunchtalk, biology, brain, psychology, health

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