Tuesday, July 25, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
David Victorson, PhD – Associate Professor, Department of Medical Social Sciences
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
David Victorson’s research focuses on discovering and supporting ways in which people with cancer and other chronic diseases can become more engaged in their own heath care and health promotion, primarily through contemplative awareness practices such as mindfulness meditation and yoga. As principal investigator, he has led multiple NIH, American Cancer Society, and foundation-funded randomized controlled trials of mindfulness and yoga-based interventions to improve outcomes of psychological health and well-being.Register