Speaker: Mahiuddin Ahmed

Certified Naam Yoga Teacher, Scientist & Faculty Member in the Department of Pediatrics @Sloan_Kettering Cancer Center
Mahiuddin is a scientist and faculty member in the Department of Pediatrics at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. He specializes in developing new cancer therapies based on biophysics and computational modeling. Mahiuddin has also been teaching yoga and meditation for the past 10 years and has investigated the use of meditation in children to alleviate pain related to cancer therapy. Mahiuddin received his BS in Molecular Biophysics from Duke University and PhD in Biochemistry and Structural Biology from Stony Brook University. He is a certified Naam Yoga teacher and a board member of the 501c3 non-profit organization, the Institute for Meditation Sciences, which seeks to apply rigorous scientific methodologies to the study of meditation for improving human health.

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