Dalai Lama’s talk at Mayo available at

Post-Bulletin staff

The Dalai Lama’s Wednesday panel discussion at Mayo Clinic in Rochester will be available online until May 16.

The exiled Tibetan leader participated in a conference hosted by Mayo Clinic and presented by the Mind and Life Institute titled "Investigating the Mind-Body Connection: The Science and Clinical Applications of Meditation."

Other presentations given Wednesday, including those by mindfulness expert Jon Kabat-Zinn and Zen master Roshi Joan Halifax, also are available online.

To access the links for the Dalai Lama


Webcasts, go to

The Dalai Lama’s panel discussion at Mayo Clinic

Daniel Goleman, Ph.D. (audience questions for the Dalai Lama)

Richard J. Davidson, Ph.D.: "Mind-Brain-Body Interaction and Meditation"

Jon Kabat-Zinn, Ph.D.: "Reflections on the Origination, Development, and Scope of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Programs in Mainstream Medicine"


Roshi Joan Halifax, Ph.D.: "Compassionate and Mindful End-of-Life Care – A Relational-Contemplative Approach for Clinicians"

Linda E. Carlson, Ph.D., R. Psych.: "Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction Programs for Patients and Families Living with Cancer – Overview of a Program of Research"

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