Videos Tagged Neuroscience
Science of Compassion 2014: Advances in Biology and the Neuroscience of Compassion
The Big Picture Radio Show #3: “The Science of Compassion” (Part 2)
Centrality of Compassion in Human Life and Society
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Events Tagged Neuroscience

Compassion: Neuroscience and Global Movement

Written By 41glucosamine
  • October 28, 2013 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

1 Trinity Place, San Antonio, TX 78212 United States

CCARE’s Founder and Director, Dr. James Doty, has been invited to talk about the spiritual beginnings of compassion and how it has been recently transformed into a biological movement that is rapidly expanding worldwide.  The Ecumenical Center for Religion and Health located at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas, in collaboration with many local San Antonio (more…)

  • April 17, 2014 6:15 pm - 7:45 pm

Li Ka Shing Center For Learning (LKSC), Palo Alto, CA

In this lecture, Dr. Firdaus Dhabhar will discuss his research associated with compassion.  This event is an hour-long lecture followed by questions from the audience. Registration is required for access to seating before the event starts. The talk will be recorded and posted to CCARE’s YouTube Channel and website several weeks after the event. Firdaus Dhabhar is a neuro-immunologist (more…)

CCARE Science of Compassion Summer Research Institute

Written By 41glucosamine
  • July 20 - ;25, 2013 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Purpose The purpose of the CCARE Summer Research Institute, co-sponsored by the Telluride Institute, a five-day conference to be held in Summer 2013, is to advance research on compassion and altruism through collaboration, dialog, inquiry, education, and research. Drawing from several disciplines including neuroscience, psychology, genetics, economics, and contemplative traditions, the CCARE Summer Research Institute aims (more…)

Conversations on Compassion with James Doty, MD and Rick Hanson, PhD

Written By 41glucosamine
  • April 18, 2013 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge (LKSC), Palo Alto, CA 94304

Rick Hanson, Ph.D., is a neuropsychologist and author of Buddha’s Brain: The Practical Neuroscience of Happiness, Love, and Wisdom (in 22 languages) and Just One Thing: Developing a Buddha Brain One Simple Practice at a Time (in 9 languages). Founder of the Wellspring Institute for Neuroscience and Contemplative Wisdom and Affiliate of the Greater Good (more…)

Blog Posts Tagged Neuroscience

In Into the Magic Shop: A Neurosurgeon’s Quest to Discover the Mysteries of the Brain and the Secrets of the Heart, Dr. James Doty, neurosurgeon and professor at Stanford School of Medicine and Director of Stanford’s Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education has written a moving account – part auto-biographical narrative, part popular psychology – that illuminates the power of compassion …