Transcendental Meditation and the Brain
Thursday, February 19, 2015 | Rubin Museum of Art, New York City
Join the David Lynch Foundation at the Rubin Museum of Art on February 19, 2015, for a riveting discussion of the effects of Transcendental Meditation on the brain. The evening will feature a live EEG demonstration and presentations from leading experts in the field, including:
Fred Travis, Ph.D
Dr. Travis is a distinguished neuroscientist and pioneering researcher in the study of meditation, consciousness and the brain. Dr. Travis has authored over 70 papers and conference presentations investigating the relation between brain patterns, conscious processes, states of consciousness, and Transcendental Meditation. He is currently the Director of the Center for Brain, Consciousness and Cognition at Maharishi University of Management.
William Stuxrud, Ph.D
Dr. Stixrud is a leading clinical neuropsychologist and Director of The Stixrud Group, a DC-based organization specializing in neuropsychological assessment of children, adolescents and adults with learning, attention, social and/or emotional disorders. Dr. Stixrud is a frequent lecturer on the subjects of neuropsychological assessment, learning and executive disorders, brain development, motivation and TM’s effect on stress, sleep deprivation and technology overload on the brain.
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