Our medical systems are broken. Doctors are capable of extraordinary (and expensive) treatments, but they are losing their core focus: actually treating people. Doctor and writer Atul Gawande suggests we take a step back and look at new ways to do medicine -- with fewer cowboys and more pit crews. Atul Gawande · Surgeon, journalist [...]
A Baltimore elementary school replaced detention with meditation and something amazing happened. Yet another powerful example of how meditation and mindfulness practice can counter negative emotions.
Dr. Barry Kerzin's lecture at University of Washington, Tacoma
Dr. Barry Kerzin talks about Mindful Living Presented by Phoenix Art Museum Sponsored by Banner Alzheimer's Institute & Hospice of the Valley
Professor Stephen Hawking gave this very interesting and fun lecture at the University of Southern California College of Letters, Arts and Sciences in which he gives us a brief history of black holes and a way in which we might be theoretically able to travel through them.
Mingyur Rinpoche explains how to train our Monkey Mind/Meditate in simple terms and how we can meditate everywhere and anytime.
David L. Cooperrider, Ph.D. is the Fairmount Minerals Professor of Social Entrepreneurship at the Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University. Dr. Cooperrider is past Chair of the National Academy of Management's OD Division and has lectured and taught at Harvard, Stanford, University of Chicago, Katholieke University in Belgium, MIT, University of Michigan, Cambridge [...]
Dr. Barry Kerzin was a California physician interested in Buddhism when he went to Tibet 27 years ago to train Buddhist doctors in methods of Western medical research and practice. Now an ordained Buddhist monk who serves as the Dalai Lama’s personal physician, he teaches doctors and medical students the lessons he has learned from [...]
Venerable Dr. Barry Kerzin shared his thoughts with Cathy Ziengs about the results of developing compassion. How can this affect pain, disease and our health and well-being? He also speaks about brain research and what the scientists are learning from studying long-term meditators. Dr. Kerzin is one of those special monks who have completed thousands [...]
Patient care is more than just healing -- it's building a connection that encompasses mind, body and soul. If you could stand in someone else's shoes . . . hear what they hear. See what they see. Feel what they feel. Would you treat them differently ?