Lecture: "Compassionate Living" by Barry Kerzin, MD

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

6:00 pm

Alway Building, Room M114 Map

Sponsored by:
Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education

In this lecture, Barry Kerzin, MD, will present: “Compassionate Living”. This event is an hour-long lecture followed by questions from the audience. 

Prof. Kerzin, M.D., is a former Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Washington, a Visiting Professor at Central University of Tibetan Studies in Varanasi, India, and a visiting professor at the University of Hong Kong (HKU) in 2014 and 2015. He has been appointed an Honorary Professor at the University of Hong Kong in 2015. Barry is a fellow at the Mind and Life Institute and consults for the Max Planck Institute in Leipzig on compassion training.

He is founder and president of the Altruism in Medicine Institute and the founder and chairman of the Human Values Institute in Japan.

For 26 years he has been providing free medical care to those in need. He also provides medical care to His Holiness the Dalai Lama and other advanced spiritual beings. Barry was ordained as a bikshu (fully ordained monk) by His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Bodh Gaya, India. He combines his work as a monk and doctor, harmonizing mind and body.

When:
Tuesday, June 30, 2015.
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Admission:

Free. Registration is full. We still encourage you to attend as registration is only required for access to seating before the event starts. Once the event begins, any available seats will be offered on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Tags:

Lecture / Reading International Health / Wellness Public Service 

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends, Members
Contact:
(650) 721-6142, ccare@stanford.edu
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