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Acknowledged as one of the world's greatest leaders in the field of mind/body medicine, Deepak Chopra, MD continues to transform our understanding of the meaning of health. Deepak Chopra is the Founder and co-Chairman of the Chopra Center for Wellbeing in Carlsbad, California. He is also a columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle and Washington Post on faith and contributes regularly to Oprah.com, Intent.com, and the Huffington Post.
Deepak Chopra is known as a prolific author of nearly sixty four books with eighteen New York Times best sellers on mind-body health, spirituality, and peace. A global force in the field of human empowerment, Dr. Chopra’s books have been published in more than eighty languages in both fiction and non-fiction. His New York Times bestsellers, Peace Is the Way received the Religion and Spirituality Quill Award in 2005, and The Book of Secrets: Unlocking the Hidden Dimensions of Your Life was awarded the Grand Prize in the 2005 Nautilus Awards. His latest New York Times bestsellers include War of the Worldviews, Reinventing the Body, Resurrecting the Soul, and Muhammad: A Story of the Last Prophet. His book, The Soul of Leadership, was mentioned as one of five "best business books to read for your career" by the Wall Street Journal.
Deepak Chopra's popularity as an international presenter and keynote speaker is exemplified in an impressive list of honorariums. Dr. Chopra is the recipient of the 2010 Goi Peace Award, 2010, Starlite Humantarian Award, 2010 Art for Life Honoree, 2009 Oceana Partners Award, 2006 Ellis Island Medal of Honor presented by the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations Foundation, and 2006 Trailblazer Award by the Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine, 2002 Einstein Humanitarian Award through Albert Einstein College of Medicine in collaboration with the American Journal of Psychotherapy.
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Formerly the Chief of Staff at Boston Regional Medical Center, Deepak Chopra built a successful endocrinology practice in Boston in the 1980's. Dr. Chopra's teaching affiliations included Tufts University and Boston University Schools of Medicine. Dr. Chopra realized in his medical practice that there was potential in western medicine for the establishment of a new life-giving paradigm, one which encompassed the fundamental principle that perfect health is more than just the absence of disease.
Dr. Chopra participates annually as a lecturer at the Update in Internal Medicine event sponsored by Harvard Medical School, Department of Continuing Education and the Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center since 1997.
Dr. Chopra is a fellow of the American College of Physicians, a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, an Adjunct Professor of Executive Programs at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a Senior Scientist with The Gallup Organization.