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May 28th 2014:Awakening your brain through a meaningful life

How can positive actions affect our health and brain? Dr. Emiliana R. Simon Thomas will talk about how prosocial behaviors affect the brain and the health of an individual, which results in a happier and more meaningful life.

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Emiliana R. Simon-Thomas, Ph.D.

Emiliana R. Simon-Thomas, Ph.D., is the science director of the Greater Good Science Center, where she oversees the GGSC’s Expanding Gratitude project. She earned her doctorate in Cognition Brain and Behavior at UC Berkeley. Her dissertation used behavioral and neuroscience methods to examine how negative states like fear and aversion influence thinking and decision-making. During her postdoc, Emiliana transitioned to studying pro-social states like love of humanity, compassion, and awe. From there, she served as Associate Director/Senior Scientist at CCARE (the Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education at Stanford University), focusing on how compassion benefits health,
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