Dr. Rick Hanson

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Wellspring Institute for Neuroscience and Contemplative Wisdom

Neurons that fire together, wire together. In other words, what we think about actually changes neural structure.

Rick Hanson, Ph.D., is a neuropsychologist and author of Buddha's Brain and Just One Thing. Founder of the Wellspring Institute for Neuroscience and Contemplative Wisdom, and Affiliate of the Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley, he's taught at Oxford, Stanford, and Harvard, and in meditation centers in Europe, North America, and Australia.

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Sunday, October 09
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CIW Talk: Health & Wellness

In 1900 the average person in the US lived to the age of 43; by 2000 it was 75. Based on the current breakthroughs in healthcare and technology,... read more
Speakers: Dr. David Agus, Dr. Rick Hanson, Dr. Milton & Dr. Fred Ochieng, Glen Tullman, Fran Drescher, Dr. Sanjay Gupta
Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art 220 East Chicago Avenue

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