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Mindfulness and Compassion: the Science and the Practice
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Dr. Gaëlle Desbordes, an Instructor at the MGH-Harvard-MIT Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging and a member of the Mindfulness Research Collaborative, will discuss her research on meditation (e.g. mindful attention, compassion) from a neuroscientific perspective, and lead a brief session on how to do these useful meditation practices.
5:30pm – 6:00pm Registration
6:00pm – 7:00pm Talk
7:00pm – 7:30pm Practice/Q&A
7:30pm – 8:00pm Networking
Early Bird Registration
(ENDS March 19th)
MASS AWIS members $8•Non-members $15
MASS AWIS members $12•Non-members $20
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MASS AWIS is the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Association for Women in Sciences. Our mission is to support women in all scientific fields and to achieve equity and full participation for women in science, mathematics, engineering, and technology. Our events and membership are open for the public regardless of their gender, professional background, or career level.