Āyurveda & Yoga Research | Experience Meets Evidence

Sep 18, 2021 • 9:00am - 4:00pm

Join Us September 18th 2021 9am to 4pm

With great excitement, The Mount Madonna Institute Research Center Announces our 3rd Research Symposium!

Presenting research in the fields of Āyurveda, Yoga, and Integrative Medicine, being held virtually on September 18th 2021 from 9am to 4pm.

Meet our distinguished Guest Speakers Dr. Sheila Patel, Dr. Balram Singh, and Dr. P Rammanohar, plus flash talks by MMI graduates, and a career panel for Āyurveda students and practitioners.

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2021 MMI Research Symposium Agenda

September 18th - 9am to 4pm

*This agenda is subject to change.

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9:00-9:05am Opening Blessing Dayanand Diffenbaugh
9:05-9:10am MMI President’s Welcome Message Savita Brownfield, President, Mount Madonna Institute
9:10-9:30am Welcome and Introduction Suhas Kshirsagar, MD (Ayu) - MMI Faculty, former AY chair; Renee Rossi, MD - AY chair to introduce Dr. Suhas
9:30-10:20am Research on Ayurveda and Rheumatoid Arthritis P. Rammanohar, BAMS, MD (Ayu) (40-minute talk, 10 min QA)
10:20-10:30am Break
10:30-11:20am Health and Science as the Common link between Yoga and Ayurveda Balram Singh, PhD (40-minute talk, 10 min QA)
11:20am-12:30pm Perspectives on the Management of Emotional Distress Panel discussion (including Q&A) with Sudha Prathikanti, MD, Eliot Steer, MA, Yash Mannur, BAMS, Kathy Gehlken, MA, RDN/CAP, CMP, Krista Farey, MD) Moderator: Shraddha Ravani
12:30-2:00pm Lunch Break
2:00-2:50pm Benefits from an Ayurvedic Immersion Program Sheila Patel (40-minute talk, 10 min Q&A)
2:50-3:50pm Ayurveda Career Development Panel Discussion (including Q&A) with Heather Grzych MA Ayur, Jen Rand MA Ayur, Petra Neiger MA Ayur
3:50-4:00pm Closing Shraddha Ravani


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