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Conscious Environment w/Harvard Medical School & Sadhguru Center for a Conscious Planet

Friday, 22 September 2023 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

Enhancing Consciousness, Cognition and Compassion. Bringing science, soil and spirituality together. Join the Sadhguru Center for a Conscious Planet for this talk on the need for a conscious approach to the environment and how mind-body or contemplative practices could play a role in getting us there. Learn more about the upcoming Consciousness – Science, Spirituality & Social Impact conference (October 26th-27th) where we will dive deeper into what it means to create a conscious planet.

  • Akila Rayapuraju is an MPH candidate at Boston University and a research coordinator at the Sadhguru Center for a Conscious Planet. Her research interests include the role of mindfulness in the intersection between climate change and mental health.
  • Preeti Updadhyay Reed, MBBS, MPH, DIPPM is an Instructor in Anesthesia at Harvard Medical School and a faculty member of the Sadhguru Center for a Conscious Planet. Her current research focuses on the impact of MBI on various clinical populations (e.g.: Long Covid & Parkinson’s Disease). She aspires to eventually impact policy changes to address disparities in access to holistic healthcare.
  • Riku Ihalainen, PhD, MSC holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Kent and an MSc. in Cognitive Neuropsychology from the University of Sheffield, City College. His work focuses on brain connectivity and understanding the interplay between neural activity, cognition, behavior, and consciousness. His main scientific interests include altered states of consciousness, neuroimaging, statistical methods, and music cognition.
  • Balachundhar Subramaniam, MD, MPH, FASA is a Professor of Anesthesiology at Harvard Medical School and the director of the Sadhguru Center for a Conscious Planet, which he opened in 2020. His research focuses on improving perioperative outcomes and, more recently on the benefits of mindfulness practices on health outcomes and general well-being.\


Join us in the Deep & Rapid Transformation Convergence Room

Zoom Mtg ID: 6201 991 845



Friday, 22 September 2023
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT
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Dr. Bala Subramanium, Akila Rayapuraju, Riku Ihalainen, and Balachundhar Subramaniam