|Time:||7:00 PM - 8:30 PM|
|Location:||Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center|
Join SPHRS as they host Dr. Vinod D. Deshmukh for "Yoga and the Brain" in the Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center on August 5.
About Dr. Vinod D. Deshmukh
Vinod D. Deshmukh, MD, Ph.D, is a retired neurologist from Jacksonville, Florida. He was an associate professor of Neurology at University of Florida. He also had his own private practice at the Flagler Hospital, in St. Augustine, Florida. He has published more than sixty scientific articles, including a monograph on brain blood flow. His recent articles were on the Neuroscience of Meditation, the Multistream Self, Turiya, Prana-Dhyana, Vedic Psychology as a Science of Wisdom, and The Cognitive-Pause and Unload, the CPU hypothesis of Meditation and Creativity. His latest book is called The Astonishing Brain and Holistic Consciousness: Neuroscience and Vedanta Perspectives.
Poetry, photography and oil painting are his hobbies. His four books of his original poetry, essays and photographs are Presence: the Key to Mental Excellence, The Last Leaf, A Poet’s Walk and A Poet’s Vision.