Sep 9
2006
Guest Speaker: Bruce Greyson, MD

One of the world's foremost Near-Death researchers from the U. of Virginia, Editor of the Journal for Near-Death Studies

Dr. Bruce Greyson was one of the founding members of IANDS, and served for many years on the Board of Directors, as IANDS\' President, Director of Research, and for the past 23 years, Editor of the Journal of Near-Death Studies.

Dr. Greyson graduated from Cornell University with a major in psychology, received his medical degree from the SUNY Upstate Medical College, and completed his psychiatric residency at the University of Virginia. He practiced and taught psychiatry at the University of Michigan and the University of Connecticut, where he was Clinical Chief of Psychiatry, before returning to the University of Virginia 10 years ago, where he is now the Carlson Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the Division of Perceptual Studies.

His near-death research for the past three decades has focused on the aftereffects of the experience, and has resulted in 70 presentations to national scientific conferences, 100 publications in academic medical and psychological journals, and several research grants and awards.