Rick Hanson discusses Buddha's Brain on Writers' Voices Fri 1pm CST

Buddha's BrainTune into KRUU 100.1 FM in Fairfield Iowa, or listen live at kruufm.com, to hear Wellspring Institute co-founder Rick Hanson discuss his latest book, Buddha's Brain. Rick Hanson, Ph.D., is a neuropsychologist, contemplative neuro-science researcher, and meditation teacher. A summa cum laude graduate of the University of California, Los Angeles, he cofounded the Wellspring Institute for Neuroscience and Contemplative Wisdom and edits the Wise Brain Bulletin (see www.WiseBrain.org). He and his wife have two children.

This book is co-authored by Richard Mendius, MD. He is a neurologist and cofounder of the Wellspring Institute. He has taught medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, and Stanford University in Palo Alto, CA. He also teaches weekly meditation classes at San Quentin State Prison. He and his wife have three children.

Monica Hadley and Chamaigne Montana will be interviewing Rick Hanson about this book that Sharol Salzberg, author of Lovingkindness, calls “A wonderfully comprehensive book..."


Originally broadcast October 30, 2009