Events: 6th November 2019

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Stanford Depression Research Clinic Currently Recruiting for ASCERTAIN-TRD Study

November 06, 2019 | 12:00am

Augmentation versus Switch: Comparative Effectiveness Research Trial for Antidepressant Incomplete and Non-Responders with Treatment Resistant Depression (ASCERTAIN-TRD) The Stanford Depression Research Clinic is seeking people with major depressive disorder (MDD) to participate in a new research study.  If you are between the ages of 18 and 80, currently depressed, and have a history of trying …
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Contemplation By Design Summit

November 06, 2019 | 08:00am

Free events will be offered Oct. 30 – Nov. 8, 2019 to further balance, tranquility, resilience, and creative excellence. CBD Summit participants will have the opportunity to take a break from their high-level output of productivity and innovation in order to rest and renew the mind-body-spirit. The full 2019 Summit schedule will be posted at: …
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Creating a Culture of Psychological Safety in the Workplace

November 06, 2019 | 12:00pm

How psychologically safe is your workplace? Do people feel comfortable speaking up in team meetings, asking questions, making mistakes, or expressing a dissenting view? Psychological safety is the shared belief among team members that the team is safe for interpersonal risk taking. Project Aristotle, a research initiative conducted by Google, studied the effectiveness of teams …
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Walking Meditation and Contemplation of Memorial Church Inscriptions

November 06, 2019 | 12:30pm

Join us in the awe-inspiring tranquility of Memorial Church for a walking meditation. The event will be centered on the inscriptions carved in the sandstone interior walls of this beautiful sacred space. Assembled by Jane Stanford, these inscriptions represent a collection of instructive and inspirational quotes to nourish the soul and spirit. The Rev. Joanne …
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The Future of Disease Detection and Prevention

November 06, 2019 | 05:00pm

Andy Conrad, PhD, Chief Executive Officer of Verily Life Sciences?, will discuss the future of diagnostics/predictives with Russ Altman, MD, PhD, professor of bioengineering, medicine genetics, biomedical data science and (by courtesy) computer science. Formerly the chief scientific officer of LabCorp, Conrad is a cell biologist with a doctorate from UCLA. He has always been passionate …
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CBD 2019: Keynote—Contemplative Practices, Social Action and Service: A conversation and Q&A

November 06, 2019 | 05:30pm

With Parker Palmer, PhD, Thomas Schnaubelt, PhD and Prof. Harry J. Elam PhD This conversation will focus on the civic community essential to democracy, and how we, both individually and collectively, contribute to cultivation of this community. Elam, Palmer and Schnaubelt will explore the relationships among contemplative practices, secular higher education, and the interpersonal and …
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CBD 2019: Keynote—Contemplative Practices, Social Action and Service: A conversation and Q&A

November 06, 2019 | 05:30pm

With Parker Palmer, Ph.D., Thomas Schnaubelt, Ph.D. and Prof. Harry J. Elam, Ph.D. This conversation will focus on the civic community essential to democracy, and how we, both individually and collectively, contribute to cultivation of this community. Elam, Palmer and Schnaubelt will explore the relationships among contemplative practices, secular higher education, and the interpersonal and …
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Reflection and Integration Into Action Inspired by Elam, Palmer, Schnaubelt Conversation

November 06, 2019 | 07:15pm

After the keynote conversation with Elam, Palmer and Schnaubelt at 5:30 p.m., join us for simultaneous discussions and reflection sessions, each one led by a Stanford expert who will guide you toward integration of your inspiration into a personal action plan. One session is led by Roberta Katz, one by Emelyn Dela Pena, and another …