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Dalai Lama’s personal doctor visits Pittsburgh, teaches mindfulness

An article written by Bob Bauder for TRIB LIVE.

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The Dalai Lama’s doctor is in Pittsburgh and he needs you to just relax already

An article written by Colin Deppen for The Incline. Dr. Barry Kerzin, personal physician to His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, has returned to Pittsburgh to help UPMC nurses cope with burnout. But there are plenty of occupations in similar need, he says. Basically all of them.

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Compassion, Mindfulness And Resilience

Interview with Dr. Kerzin by Douglas Heuck for the Pittsburgh Quarterly (2019 Spring). Dr. Kerzin talks about the resilience training program for (16,000) UPMC nurses and staff.

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My Near-Death Experience Inspired Me

Article on how tragedy and a near-death experience changed Dr. Barry Kerzin’s life.

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Buddhist Monk Dr. Barry Kerzin On How to Cultivate A Deeper Sense of Happiness

Like a modern day Johnny Appleseed, Dr. Barry Kerzin walks the earth spreading seeds of compassion.

A frequent visitor to southwestern Pennsylvania since 2016 when he spoke at the annual conference of the Family Medicine Education Consortium, Dr. Barry Kerzin seeks to help others find inner peace in a world often seen as nothing less than chaotic.

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WHAS – TV Channel 11 Louisville Great-Day-Live Interview

Dr. Barry Kerzin was interviewed on WHAS-TV Channel 11 in Louisville.

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Interview at UofL TODAY

Dr. Barry Kerzin being interviewed by Mark Hebert of the University of Louisville radio station UofL TODAY. Kerzin, who was the keynote speaker at this year’s UofL White Coat Ceremony on July 24, talked with Hebert about his life, his visit to Louisville, and the importance of training doctors to avoid burnout and retain their sense of empathy, as well as about his new book No Fear – No Death: The Transformative Power of Compassion.

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Listen to the Interview on Soundcloud (Segment starts at 18:03)

The Importance of the Present Moment – KDKA-TV Pittsburgh

During this very recent TV interview on KDKA-TV in Pittsburgh, Dr. Kerzin talks about the importance of staying in the present moment, alongside other very important topics such as emotional hygiene and healthy self-confidence.

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