, Ed.M., C.A.S. is a Harvard University
trained researcher and published author in the field of Mind/Body Medicine.
has spoken internationally on the subject including the United Nations, The World Bank, N.I.M.H.
(the National Institutes of Mental Health), and multiple medical and nursing schools.
has been quoted on this subject by such diverse media as U.S. News
and World Report and Yoga Journal
, and has appeared on NBC and CNN International
She is Director of Research and Health Promotion for the Art of Living Foundation (or you can say International Association for Human Values), North America, as well as a Guest Lecturer at Nova Southeastern University's Life Long Learning Institute and School of Pediatric Dentistry.
is currently co-authoring a study examining the effects of meditation on cardiovascular autonomic function, mood and quality of life in individuals with Late Life Depression in collaboration with Western University Department of Psychiatry.
is also co-authoring a pilot study of an interventional program to reduce Visual Field test anxiety and variability in collaboration with Nova Southeastern University Department of Optometry