Dr Eric Loucks
Dr. Eric Loucks is Associate Professor in the School of Public Health and Medical School at Brown University, as well as Director of the Mindfulness Center at Brown. He has held teaching positions at Harvard, McGill and Brown Universities.
Dr Loucks is formally trained in cardiovascular physiology, social epidemiology, and mindfulness interventions. He and his colleagues were among the first to show how mindfulness meditation can reduce the risk for cardiovascular disease through clinical trials.
His work on mindfulness and cardiovascular health has been widely distributed through media organizations such as TIME Magazine, U.S. News & World Report, CNBC, and The Washington Post. He has about a hundred peer-reviewed publications.