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Luminaries & Scientists, Including NARSAD Grantees, Converge to Take Part in Symposium
On Saturday, March 5th the Chopra Foundation will be hosting the Third Annual Sages and Scientists Symposium in Carlsbad, CA. The event, concluding on March 5th, will feature NARSAD Distinguished Investigator Grantee Richard Davidson, Ph.D. (1995 and 2003) of the University of Wisconsin-Madison and NARSAD Young Investigator Grantee Elissa Epel, Ph.D. (2002) of the University of California, San Francisco. Joining these researchers will be a handful of other scientists along with retired General Wesley Clark and former President of Mexico Vicente Fox.
The titles of presentations are as follows:
Richard Davidson, Ph.D.
The Emotional Life of Your Brain: How Its Unique Patterns Affect the Way You Think, Feel, and Live and How You Can Change Them
Elissa Epel, Ph.D.
Mind Your Cells: Links Between Cell Aging and States of Mind