Sara Lazar, PhD

Professional Information

Position: 
Affiliated Faculty

Contact

Mailing Address

149 Thirteenth Street 2nd Floor
Charlestown, MA 02129

General Contact Information

Phone: 
617-724-7108
Location: 
CNY120

Biosketch

Neural mechanism of action of meditation. We use neuroimaging techniques to study cognitive and emotional changes associated with the practice of meditation and yoga. We also incorporate measures of peripheral physiology in order to understand how meditation practice influences the brain-body interaction. For more information, please see http://www.nmr.mgh.harvard.edu/~lazar/