Military and Veteran Resiliency Medicine Summit 2016

  February 25, 2016, 8:00 AM - 5:30 pM

  February 26, 2016, 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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 Video lectures are now available to view!
Under "Video Lectures - Day 1" or "Video Lectures - Day 2," Click the to watch a lecture.


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Video Lectures - Day 1

Herbert Benson (Harvard University, Massachusetts General Hospital)
COL Petri - William Beaumont Army Medical Center
Mindfulness-based Interventions for Mental Health and Chronic Pain: Evidence & Clinical Applications
Stephanie Taylor, PhD (VA Greater LA),​
​ Sean Grant, DPhil,
​ Lara Hilton MPH,
 Margaret Maglione MPP (RAND Corp)
​Mindfulness-based Interoceptive Practices for Enhanced Resilience
Colleen Mizuki (Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program) and GySgt(ret) Dixon
Tai Chi
Laura Redwine, PhD (UCSD)
Genetics and Relaxation Response
John Denninger, MD PhD – (Harvard University, Massachusetts General Hospital)
Spiritually Enhanced Mindful Strategies for Symptom Management: The Mantram Repetition Program
Jill Bormann, PhD RN (University of San Diego)
Mobile Health Resource to Promote Military and Veteran Resilience
Julie Kinn, PhD (National Center for Telehealth and Technology)

Video Lectures - Day 2

​​​Self Awareness is the Key to the Future of Well Being
​Deepak Chopra, MD – Chopra Foundation/UCSD
​​Exercising Leadership: Turning in Sharply
Kevin Berry, MD – Samueli Institute
​ Exploring Mindfulness Meditation in the 3D Virtual World and In-Person
Valerie Rice, PhD – Chief, Army Research Laboraty AMEDD Field Element
​Mind Body Medicine at Naval Medical Center San Diego
CDR Millegan, NMCSD
​The Potential of Compassion-Based Interventions for PTSD Among Military Personnel
David Kearney, MD (VA Puget Sound; Professor of Medicine U of Washington School of Medicine)
​Spirituality and Resiliency: The Example of the Chaplaincy Services
Marek Kopacz, MD PhD (VISN CoE for Suicide Prevention, Canandaigua, NY)
​Gratitude and Health
Paul Mills, PhD (UCSD)