Health / Wellness

Stanford Yoga Mellows

- a five session primer for the spring quarter on tradition, practice and philosophy of yoga

Date and Time: 
Saturday, June 7, 2014 - 19:00
Location: 
Escondido Village Center, 140 Comstock Circle, Stanford, CA 94305
Event Sponsor: 
Bhakti Yoga Club
Contact Email: 
bhaktiyogastanford@gmail.com
Contact Phone: 
6507046861

Admission

Free Admission, Open to All !!!

Free "Karma-free" Diet !!!

RSVP : bhakticenter@gmail.com or call 6507046861/4088340612

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CANCELED - From the Innovator's Workbench with Andre-Michel Ballester

André-Michel Ballester, Chief Executive Officer, Director and Member of Executive Committee, Sorin Group will be interviewed by David Cassak, Journalist, on his experiences managing innovation in a large company as well as the history of his career.

Date and Time: 
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 17:30
Location: 
Arrillaga Center, McCaw Hall
Event Sponsor: 
Biodesign Program
Contact Email: 
christine.kurihara@stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
723-9645

Admission

Stanford: free
General: $45 pre-reg/$60 at door
Stanford Alumni: $35/$40 at door
Biodesign Alumni: $25

Last modified Wed, 26 Mar, 2014 at 16:00

Getting to 50/50: How Working Parents Can Have It All author event

The Stanford WorkLife Office, in partnership with BeWell@Stanford, hosts its FREE author event.

Date and Time: 
Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 16:00
Location: 
Tresidder Oak Lounge 459 Lagunita Drive
Event Sponsor: 
University Human Resources, Clayman Institute for Gender Research, WISE Ventures
Contact Email: 
WorkLife_@Stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
650-723-2660

Admission

The WorkLife author event is free for the Stanford community; no reservations required. Employees who attend are also able to earn a “Commit to Community” BeWell Berry.

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The Healthful Properties of Spices and How to Add Them to Your Diet

Presented by Stanford Cancer Supportive Care and Stanford Hospital Health Library

The Ernest Rosenbaum Cancer Survivorship Lecture Series is open to all cancer patients and their support. The series covers topics relevant to physical, emotional and practical issues of cancer patients in any phase of treatment and survivorship.

Speaker: Sangeeta Agarawal, MS, RN, CAS Thursday, March 27 Stanford Hospital Health Library Hoover Pavilion, Suite 201 211 Quarry Rd., Palo Alto 94304

Date and Time: 
Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 18:30
Location: 
Stanford Hospital Health Library Hoover Pavilion, Suite 201 211 Quarry Rd., Palo Alto 94304
Event Sponsor: 
Stanford Health Library
Contact Email: 
healthlibrary@stanfordmed.org
Contact Phone: 
650-498-7826

Admission

No Fee. To register call 650-498-7826

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Cafe Scientifique: “Stress and Success: The Science of Stress, Energy, and Productivity on the Job” with Jay Azarow, PhD.

Speaker: Jay Azarow, Ph.D., Palo Alto-based organizational psychologist, management consultant, and executive coach.

Feeling stressed? The 24/7/365 nature of Silicon Valley work life can take a toll on performance, health, and happiness. Cultivating resilience is a critical professional skill. Join us to learn science-based yet practical approaches to reducing and managing stress, boosting energy, and enhancing focus and productivity.

Date and Time: 
Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 19:00
Location: 
Stanford Blood Center, 3373 Hillview Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304
Event Sponsor: 
Stanford Blood Center
Contact Email: 
kvoneill@stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
650-725-2540

Admission

Free & open to the public.

Last modified Wed, 26 Mar, 2014 at 13:34

Bay Area Global Health Hub Seminar Series

Although targets can help to focus global health efforts, they can also detract attention from deeper underlying challenges in global health. Recent pushes to achieve universal health coverage in low-income countries fail to account for the large share of services sought from private informal sector providers.

Date and Time: 
Monday, March 31, 2014 - 14:30
Location: 
Li Ka Shing Center, School of Medicine, Room 250C
Event Sponsor: 
Center for Innovation in Global Health
Contact Email: 
larkinc@stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
650-725-3922

Admission

Please RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bay-area-global-health-seminar-series-march-31-2014-tickets-10555292163

Last modified Wed, 26 Mar, 2014 at 13:34