PhD, Associate Professor of Neuroscience, University of Florida
Dr. Louis Ritz, PhD, is also a director of the campus Center for Spirituality and Health, which offers workshops and academic programs. This interdisciplinary research center explores the impact of spirituality on health.
What’s the latest research on how much we can change the brain? Since 1990, neuroplasticity has been studied as a way to change and improve brain circuitry. Dr. Lou Ritz will help you understand brain function as it relates to the brain’s capacity for concentration and compulsive behaviors. He also introduces the latest research on meditation as a therapeutic modality for solving medical challenges associated with the brain and our central nervous system.
Neuroplasticity - the Brain and Meditation
Date: Sunday - Hour: 1:00 pm to 1:45 pm - Location: Tent A