Richard J. Davidson, PhD

Richard J. Davidson, PhD

Renowned Neuroscientist; William James and Vilas Research Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry; Director, Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior; Founder/Chair, Center for Healthy Minds, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Member, Mind and Life Institute and American Academy of Arts and Sciences; Co-Author, Altered Traits: Science Reveals How Meditation Changes Your Mind, Brain, and Body (2017) and The Emotional Life of the Brain: How Its Unique Patterns Affect the Way You Think, Feel and Live -- And How You Can Change Them (2012); C0-Editor, The Minds Own Physician: A Scientific Dialogue With the Dalai Lama on the Healing Power of Meditation (2012)