Douglas Ziedonis (UMass Medical School) to speak on scaling up meditation and mindfulness
Excited to announce that Dr. Douglas Ziedonis, Professor and Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, will share his work and insights on Scaling up meditation and mindfulness via wellness programs and biofeedback sensors, at the 2014 SharpBrains Virtual Summit (October 28–30th).
Dr. Ziedonis is also President of UMass Memorial Behavioral Health Services. He is internationally recognized for his research and leadership in addressing co-occurring addiction and mental illness, in particular tobacco and also food addiction. He is Director of the UMass Center of Excellence (COE) in Addictions and Co-Director of the UMass COE in Neurosciences. He and his research team have been well-funded by NIH, SAMHSA, Foundations, Veteran Affairs (VA), and state research grants, and his studies include developing and evaluating medication and behavioral therapy approaches and organizational change interventions.
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