webinar register page

Webinar banner
Tai Chi and Qigong: Understanding the Healing Benefits of Mind-Body Exercises for Cancer Survivors

01:10:00

Dec 14, 2021 10:35 AM

Webinar logo
* Required information
Loading

Speakers

Peter Wayne, PhD
Bernard Osher Associate Professor of Medicine @Harvard Medical School
Peter Wayne, PhD, is a researcher and practitioner in the field of integrative and mind-body medicine. Dr. Wayne is the Bernard Osher Associate Professor of Medicine in the Field of Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Harvard Medical School (HMS) and Director for the Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, jointly based HMS and Brigham and Women’s Hospital. He also founded and directs the Mind-Body-Movement Research Laboratory based at the Osher Center, and serves as Associate Director for the Harvard Research Fellowship in Integrative Medicine funded by the National Institutes of Health. The primary focus of Dr. Wayne’s research is evaluating how mind-body and related integrative medicine practices clinically impact aging and chronic health conditions, including pain, cancer, balance and cognition, and understanding the physiological and psychological mechanisms underlying observed therapeutic effects.