Creating awareness about Integrative Medicine, Yoga Ayurveda And Cancer
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Dr. H R Nagendra, a former NASA scientist is the Founder and Chancellor of Swami Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Samsthana, Bangalore (S-VYASA) Deemed University. He hold many important positions in the fields of Yoga and Ayurveda. Chairman, International Day of Yoga Experts Committee, Chairman of Task force of AYUSH, Chairman of SAC of CCRYN, Govt of India, Ministry of AYUSH. He has published 30 Research Papers in Engineering; authored and collected 110 papers on Yoga and co-authored 35 books on Yoga. He has guided nearly 20 PhD students. He is also known as the personal yoga teacher of India’s Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi.
Director of the Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital. He also serves as Associate Chief of Psychiatry and Director of the Division of Psychiatry and Medicine at MGH and is a Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School.
A distinguished physician-scientist, current dean of Emory University School of Medicine. He serves as Chief Academic Officer of Emory Healthcare and as Woodruff Professor. Dr. Sukhatme was Chief Academic Officer and Harvard Faculty Dean for Academic Programs at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston and the Victor J. Aresty Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. His longstanding interest in cancer currently centers around tumor metabolism and tumor immunology and on "outside-of-the-box" approaches for treating advanced cancer. He has conducted studies on genes important in kidney cancer and polycystic kidney disease.
Dr. Marc Halpern, D.C.,C.A.S.,P.K.S., (Ayurvedacharya) is one of the pioneers of Ayurveda in the West and is considered to be a pre-eminent practitioner and teacher of Ayurveda in the United States. He is one of the few Westerners ever recognized in both the United States and in India as an authority on the subject of Ayurveda Medicine and was awarded the All India Award for Best Ayurvedic Physician.
Director of Medical Student Education, Raritan Bay Medical Center. His book on Alzheimer's and Meditation entitled ‘Why Buddha never had Alzheimer’s: A Holistic Treatment Approach through Meditation, Yoga, and the Arts’ has received the prestigious United States Natilus Award.
Yogi Coudoux The audience and viewers of the Guinness world Record Prime Show watched breathlessly as a man warped himself into a small plexiglass box on the stage. This extraordinary being is none other than Yogi Coudox from France. His Holiness Yogi Codoux was born in 1946 in Tibet and later moved to Paris, France. For many years he has traveled the world spreading the message of Yoga in order to reveal its extraordinary capacities on the human body, mind, and soul. He will be demonstrating Guinness world Record Prime Show feat when he himself inserts into a tiny plexiglass box on the stage.
Manisha Koirala is ‘Cancer Crusader’. A Bollywood actress who mainly appears in Hindi and Tamil films. Noted for her acting prowess, Koirala is the recipient of several accolades, including four Filmfare Awards—and is one of India's most well-known actresses. She is amongst the few actresses who made a balance between commercial cinema and Parallel cinema (Art-house films). Koirala, not only was popular for her acting skills but was known for her beauty and is often referred as the 'most beautiful actress of her time' she went on to establish herself as one of the leading actresses in the 90's with films such as Yalgaar (1992), 1942: A Love Story (1994), Akele Hum Akele Tum (1995), Agni Sakshi (1996) and Gupt (1997). Koirala gained particular recognition for her willingness to experiment with a variety of strong, dramatic roles, and she delivered several acclaimed performances in a range of films that did well with critics, including Bombay (1995), Khamoshi: The Musical (1996), Dil Se.. (1998), Mann (1999), Lajja (2001), Company (2002) and Escape from Taliban (2003).
Gautami Tadimalla is a Famous Indian film actress who survived cancer at a very young age and has formed her organization to create awareness about health in general and Cancer in particular: http://www.lifeagainfoundation.org/ She is also a television actress, television host and costume designer. Her filmography includes classics like Apoorva Sagodharargal, Raja Chinna Roja, Thevar Magan, Panakkaran, Guru Sishyan, Ooru Vittu Ooru Vanthu, Dharma Durai, Rickshaw Mama as well as Mani Ratnam's Iruvar (1997), which co-starred Mohanlal, Prakash Raj, Aishwarya Rai, Tabu, Nassar and Revathi.