As a physician who has been meditating for over twenty-five years, Dr. Raider has a strong interest in meditation and its relationship to health. He has lectured extensively in the United States and Canada about the healing power of meditation.
Dr. Raider has maintained a private practice in family medicine and geriatrics since 1982, coordinated the geriatric teaching program at Middlesex Hospital in Connecticut since 1986, and has held a faculty position at the University of Connecticut Medical School. He also is the medical director of five Connecticut health care facilities.
In Southern New England, he has been invited to speak at the Veteran’s Administration Hospital, Rocky Hill, CT, Middlesex Hospital, Middletown, CT, and St. Mary’s Hospital, Waterbury, CT, among others.