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Meditation Research Seminar


The current schedule for the seminar is below. Please note this seminar is restricted to Emory students, faculty, and staff. Visitors are welcome, but must obtain permission to attend. For more information, please email us.

The presentation format is casual and can be powerpoint, discussion or journal club style. Topics include recent research from the Emory community or published papers. We begin class with an optional 30-minute silent meditation.

Fall 2013

Mondays, 1:00 - 3:00 PM

September 9

 Jessica Noggle
 Dual perspective: contemplative science conducted by contemplative practitioner.
 NOTE: this will be held in a different room (Anthropology 206). We will meet Jessica for lunch at 11:30, and anyone who would  like to join is welcome! Email me in advance and I’ll provide details.

September 23

   Working Group


October 7

 Maria Kozhevnikov
 Relaxation vs. arousal: A comparison of the neurophysiological responses between Theravada and Vajrayana  meditative practices

October 21

   OPEN (optional)


October 28

 Corey Keyes
 Flourishing and its contemplative connections


November 11



November 25

 Working Group 


December 9

 Lauren McDonough
 title: TBA