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Living Healthy Resources: Home

A guide to resources associated with the Living Healthy series at the UIC College of Medicine at Peoria.

Welcome

Living Healthy is a community education project that is presented free of charge as part of the Timothy W. and Katherine Altorfer Swain Endowed Lectureship in Community Health by the University of Illinois Regional Health Sciences Site in Peoria.

 University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria 

 UIC Library of the Health Sciences - Peoria

April 2017 Session Details

Well-being Through Compassion
Presented by Geshe Lobsang Tenzin Negi, PhD

Join Dr. Negi as he explores the positive impact of compassion on physical and mental health through the lens of CBCT® (Cognitively-Based Compassion Training).

Dr. Negi, the developer of this contemplative protocol, will review key findings from more than a decade of CBCT® research and outline essential ingredients of compassion and demonstrate it as a teachable skill.

A former monk, Dr. Negi received his Geshe Lharampa degree, the highest academic degree granted in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition, in 1994. He is a Professor of Practice at Emory University and co-founder and director of the Emory-Tibet Partnership.


Date: April 11th

Time: 6:30pm

Location: Jump Simulation located at 1306 N. Berkeley Ave.  Parking available in the deck at OSF.

Registration:
Register online at http://go.illinois.edu/LivingHealthy
or contact Kim Deets at 309.680.8613 or kdeets@uic.edu.

Cost: Free

 

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University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria 
One Illini Drive 
Peoria, Illinois 61656
Phone: (309) 671-3000
http://peoria.medicine.uic.edu/

UIC Library of the Health Sciences - Peoria
One Illini Drive, Box 1649
Peoria IL 61656
Phone: 309 671.8490
http://library.uic.edu/libraries/lhs-peoria

Funding Provided By...

Living Healthy is presented free of charge as part of the Timothy W. and Katherine Altorfer Swain Endowed Lectureship in Community Health by the University of Illinois Regional Health Sciences Site in Peoria.