CME Guest Lectures

Track - A:   Yogasana, Pranayama & Meditation for Life Style Health Problems


Session - 1
  1. Dr. P. Saranyan                                                                                                                    GL-1
    Principal, SHMCN& YSc., Bhopal
    YOGism – an important component in therapeutic lifestyle change measures
  2. Dr. Ramaprabhu Vempati                                                                                                   GL-2
    Research Leader, WCNT), Auckland, NZ
    Yoga for Allergy and Asthma
  3. Dr. T. Pramanik                                                                                                                   GL-6
    Assoc. Professor, Dept of Physiology,
    Nepal Medical College,Kathmandu, Nepal

    Immediate effects of slow pace Bastrika Pranayam on blood pressure and heart rate
  4. Dr. Prashanth Shetty *
    Principal, SDM college of Naturopathy and Yogic Sciences, Ujire,                                         GL-4
    Naturopathy Based Life Style Management in Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disorders
  5. Dr. Bindu M. Kutty *                                                                                                        
    Addtl. Professor, Neurophysiology, NIMHANS, Bangalore
  Session - 2
  1. Dr. Naveen K. Visweswaraiah *                                                                                   
    Asst. Prof., Dept. of Yoga & Biosciences, SVYASA Yoga University, Bangalore
  2. Dr. G. P. Dubey *                                                                                                          
    PI of Projects of Centre of Psychosomatic & Biofeedback Medicine, BHU, Banaras
  3. Dr. H.S. Vadiraja                                                                                                            GL-9
    Technical consultant, CCRYN, New Delhi
    Effects of Yoga Program in early breast cancer patients undergoing adjuvant radiotherapy: a randomized controlled trial
  4. Dr. Shantaram Shetty                                                                                                   GL-10
    Chief Research Co-ordinator & Secretary,
    International Board of Yoga, The Yoga Institute, Mumbai
    Yoga for cardiovascular diseases - research, facts and programme
  5. Dr. Vedamurthachar  *                                                                                                 GL-11
    Research Director,  Ved Vignan Maha Vidya Peeth, Bangalore
    The role of sudarshan kriya on mental health
  6. Dr. T.N. Sathyaprabha                                                                                                  GL-3
    Addtl. Professor, Neurophysiology & In-Charge, Autonomic Lab., NIMHANS, Bangalore
    Neurophysiological studies of Yoga in health and diseases

Track  – B:   Yoga for Healthy Living and Aging


Session - 1
  1. Dr. N.K. Manjunath *                                                                                                    GL-12
    Registrar, SVYASA Yoga University, Bangalore
    Yoga and Geriatric care –  an oriental approach towards healthy aging
  2. Dr. Kamakhya Kumar                                                                                                   GL-13
    Chief Coordinator: Yoga-Arogya Polyclinic, School of Yoga and Health, DSVV, Haridwar
    Stress Free Life through Yoga Nidra
  3. Dr.  Hemalatha Murthy *                                                                                              GL-14
    Director,  National Academy of Naturopathy & Yoga, Delhi
    Social health, aging and role of Yoga for quality of Life
  4. Dr. Dalia Biswas                                                                                                             GL-15
    Professor & Head, Dept. of Physiology, JNMC, Sawangi (M)
    Role of Yoga in Mental Health
  5. Shri. Kanchi Raghuram                                                                                                   GL-16
    State Coordinator, AP Pyramid Societies, Tirupati
    ‘ANA-PANA-SATI’ Meditation for Healthy & Happy Living
  Session - 2


  1. Dr. Alex Hankey *                                                                                                            
    Dean, Academic Studies, Institute of Ayurveda
    Integrative Medicine, Attur, Bangalore
    Reversal of Ageing processes through Yogic disciplines
  2. Dr. Prafulla N. Ronghe                                                                                                      GL-18
    Snehagandha Hospital, LIC Colony, Amravati
    Yogic concept of health and disease
  3. Dr. T.S. Ramakrishna                                                                                                        GL-19
    Founder & Secretary, ESWARA, Hyderabad
    The impact of Food and ‘Lifestyle’ on performance-suggestions based on Gita and Patanjali Yoga Sutra
  4. Dr. Makrand M Gore                                                                                                        GL-20
    Research Officer, Kaivalyadhama, Lonavla (Pune)
    Life style disorders – antiaging program of yoga

* Due to some unavoidable reasons the author was not able to attend the Symposium