Dr. Naveen Visweswaraiah, a Fulbright Fellow, is a consulting integrative medicine physician and an accomplished yoga researcher. He is India’s first qualified yoga and naturopathy physician, and leads the field with 20 years of research, academic, and clinical experience. Dr. Visweswaraiah has served as a visiting faculty at Harvard Medical School; Mayo Clinic; Center for Brain & Mind, University of California, Davis; MD Anderson Cancer Center, University of Houston; Center for Brain Research, University of Florida; Center for Mental Health, University of Melbourne; and National University of Singapore. Dr Visweswaraiah’s doctorate work on psycho-physiology of higher states of consciousness induced by meditation has led to his involvement with the prestigious ICMR Center for Advanced Research in Yoga & Neuroscience and the cognitive science initiative project of the Department of Science & Technology in India, which he co-heads with Dr. Shirley Telles.  Dr. Visweswaraiah established India’s first clinic for integrative medicine called Yogaksema – Stress & Lifestyle Clinic. Dr. Visweswaraiah also runs a unique meditation retreat in collaboration with Mahabodhi International Meditation Center in the Himalayas at Leh-Ladakh.

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