Into the Magic Shop: Compassion and the Brain-Heart Connection

Into the Magic Shop: Compassion and the Brain-Heart Connection
Friday Afternoon General Session

Join James R. Doty, MD, a Stanford University neuroscientist and neurosurgeon and the author of the wildly popular Into the Magic Shop, for his insights on the cutting-edge science of compassion. You will learn how the connection between the brain and the heart affects mental and physical health as well as longevity.


James R. Doty, MD

James R. Doty, MD

James R. Doty, MD, is a professor in the neurosurgery department at Stanford University School of Medicine and the founder and director of the Stanford Center for Compassion and Altruism Research—of which His Holiness the Dalai Lama is the founding benefactor. His research focuses on the neural basis of compassion... [Read more]


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