Speakers

GREGORY L. FRICCHIONE, MD

Associate Chief of Psychiatry and Director Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicinea. Gary Gottlieb MD Professor of Global Mental Health and Director Pierce Division of Global Psychiatry
Massachusetts General Hospital, Mind Body Medical Professor of Psychiatry
Harvard Medical School


Prof. (Dr.) Indranill Basu Ray

Topic: Yoga and Meditation in clinical cardiovascular diseases

Designation: Visiting Professor, AIIMS Rishikesh Cardiologist and Electrophysiologist, St. Francis Hospital, Memphis USA

Prof. (Dr.) Bhanu Duggal

Topic: Imaging and the role of using different modalities to guide integrative medicine therapy

Designation: H.O.D, Cardiology Department AIIMS Rishikesh

Dr. Rajesh Kotecha

Topic: Ayush and its relevance in Modern Day Non-Communicable Epidemics.

Designation: Secretary, Ministry of AYUSH, Former Vice Chancellor of Gujarat Ayurveda University, Jamnagar

Dr. Darshan Mehta

Topic: Meditation and Hypertension-what does decades of research say.

Designation: Director of Medical Education, Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine Massachusetts General Hospital

Prof. Subhash Manchanda

Topic: Meditation and Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease what does trials say.

Designation: Senior consultant, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi. Former Prof and Head, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.

Prof. C N Manjunath

Topic: Meditation and Secondary Prevention of CAD

Designation: Professor & HOD of Cardiology, Director, Sri Jayadeva Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences and Research, Bangalore

Prof. Yashwant Pathak

Topic: The inhibitory cost of cardiovascular pharmaceutical development. The need for prevention is ever more important than treatment.

Designation: Dean School of Pharmacy,University of South Florida, USA

Prof. (Dr.) Gautam Sharma

Topic: The need and methods to incorporate the scientific teaching of Yoga and Meditation in our Medical Syallabus.

Designation: Professor, Department of Cardiology, Professor in Charge-Centre for Integrative Medicine and Research, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.

Prof. (Dr.) T.N Sathyaprabha

Topic: Yoga and Cardiac Autonomic Functions.

Designation: Prof. of Neurophysiology, National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences.

Prof. Shantanu Tripathi

Topic: Autonomic Nervous System and Meditation

Designation: Prof and Head of Pharmacology and Experimental therapeutic, School of Tropical Medicine, Kolkata, India.

Dr. KP Kochhar

Topic: Scientific validation of research in yoga and meditation: Next generation physiological tools and techniques.

Designation: Professor, Department of physiology.

Dr. M.L.B Bhatt

Topic: Principal Investigator in many multinational phase III trials sponsored by Pharmeceutical Research Organizations and Clinical Research Organizations for the new drug development in the treatment of cancer.

Designation: Vice Chancellor King George’s Medical University UP, Lucknow

Dr. Ishwar V. Basavaraddi

Topic: M.A. in Philosophy and Ph.D in Yoga Philosophy.

Designation: Director of Morarji Desai National Institute of Yoga

Dr. B.N. Gangadhar

Topic: Electro-convulsive Therapy, Neurobiology and treatment related aspects of schizophrenia, Yoga and its applications in mental health.

Designation: Director of NIMHANS

Shri. Subodh Tiwari

Topic: He is a member of committees of the various Universities and the Government of India with the aim to promote yoga in various spheres such as schools, wellness centres and hospitals.

Designation: CEO at the Kaivalyadhama Yoga Institute