CBD 2017 Schedule of Events

All events are FREE!
Register now: contemplation.stanford.edu/summit.php

(To register for individual events, click any of the links, below.)

BeWell Berry is awarded to faculty/staff for registered participation.

Wednesday,  November 1
12:30 p.m.: Contemplative Skills for P.E.A.C.E., Tia Rich, PhD
5:45 p.m.: Compassion in Health Care: Best practices by corporations, clinicians and care recipients, Lloyd Minor, MD, Charles Prober, MD, Dale Beatty, DNP, Mickey Trockel, MD, PhD

Thursday,  November 2
12:00 p.m.: A Moment of Heartfulness, Stephen Murphy-Shigematsu, PhD
6:30 p.m.: Mindful Cultivation and Positive Neuroplasticity, Rick Hanson, PhD
9:00 p.m.: Quiet Reflection Breaks in Student Residences

Friday,  November 3
12:00 p.m.: Carillon Concert and Community-wide Contemplative Pause
5:30 p.m.: The Hidden Life of Trees: Book discussion on nature and interconnectedness, Sairus Patel

Saturday,  November 4
9:30-11:00 a.m.: Father Thomas Keating in Conversation on Contemplative Prayer and Practice: Journey to the Heart of Being Human
Live talk OR Zoom PC session
9:20 a.m., 10:20 a.m. 11:20 a.m., 12:20 p.m., 1:20 p.m., 2:20 p.m.:Hourly Nature Hikes: Docent tours of Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve
1:00 p.m.: Kindness Heals: Cultivating compassion for ourselves and others, Robert Horowitz, MD
2:30 p.m. OR 3:45 p.m.: Partner Yoga, Anita Husen and Maithili Gavankar
2:30 p.m. OR 3:45 p.m.: Tibetan Medicine Self-Care Skills for Meditation Preparation, Menpa Yangdron Kalzang, LAc
5:15 p.m.: The Hidden Life of Trees: Book discussion on nature and interconnectedness, Sairus Patel

Sunday, November 5
10:00 a.m.: University Public Worship (UPW) with Yassir Chadly, Memorial Church
11:00 a.m.: Conversation with Yassir Chadly, Round Room, Memorial Church
1:00 p.m.: Guided Meditation in Windhover led by Yassir Chadly
2:30–4:30 p.m.: Tea Ceremony: An experiential contemplative practice, Yuhong Song
4:00 p.m.: Savoring Stanford’s Natural Beauty: A campus contemplative walk, Danny Goldberg, Sairus Patel
5:15 p.m.: The Hidden Life of Trees: Book discussion on nature and interconnectedness, Sairus Patel
9:00 p.m.: Contemplation and Compline in Memorial Church, Reverend Joanne Sanders

Monday  November 6
12:30 p.m.: Using Stories to Deepen Your Presence to Life, Jonah Willihnganz, PhD
5:45 p.m.: The Neurobiology of Breathing and Tranquility, Kevin Yackle, MD, PhD
8:00 p.m., 8:20 p.m. OR 8:40 p.m.: Labyrinth Walks (choice of times) at Windhover, Reverend Joanne Sanders, Tia Rich, PhD

Tuesday,  November 7
7:45 a.m.: Savoring Stanford’s Natural Beauty: A campus contemplative walk, Danny Goldberg, Sairus Patel
12:00 p.m.: Walking Meditation and Contemplation of Memorial Church Inscriptions, Reverend Joanne Sanders, Tia Rich, PhD
5:30 p.m.: Om Under the Dome, Yoga in Memorial Church, Rebecca Snowball

Wednesday,  November 8
8:00 a.m.: Mindful Yoga in Windhover, Tia Rich, PhD
12:30 p.m.: What Makes Living Things Tick, The Restless Clock, Jessica Riskin, PhD
7:00 p.m.: Keynote event with Alice Walker, Taking the Arrow Out of the Heart: Noticing where you are, and who or what is there with you

Thursday,  November 9
7:45–8:30 a.m.: Guided Meditations (choice of locations): Psychiatry; Bohanon; Porter Drive; Escondido Village; Harmony House; Arrillaga Family Dining; 1070 ArastraderoSLAC, Medical Center, Landau Economics Building, Kimball Hall, Redwood City, HELP Center, Vaden
12:00 p.m.: Contemplative Concert in Bing Concert Hall