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Deepak Chopra + Leonard Mlodinow

The Elastic Mind + The Healing Self

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
7:00 PM–8:30 PM
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Our world is changing at dizzying speed. Technological advancements are bombarding us with more channels of information, which we must process in faster time. Fortunately, the human brain, mind and body are uniquely engineered to adapt. Integrative medicine pioneer Deepak Chopra and theoretical physicist Leonard Mlodinow share a rare appearance together as they interpret the mechanics of our minds and the self-healing nature of our bodies, in order to navigate the rapidly shifting landscapes around us. They will also discuss their latest books, Mlodinow’s Elastic: Flexible Thinking in a Time of Change and Chopra’s The Healing Self.

The program will be followed by a wine reception and book signing featuring Mlodinow’s Elastic: Flexible Thinking in a Time of Change and Chopra’s The Healing Self.

This program will be livestreamed on our Facebook page.



Brainwave is supported in part by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.


About the Speakers

Photo by Amanda Friedman.

A world-renowned pioneer in integrative medicine and personal transformation, Deepak Chopra, MD, FACP, is the founder of the Chopra Foundation and the cofounder of and the Chopra Center for Wellbeing. TIME magazine has described Dr. Chopra as “One of the top 100 heroes and icons of the century.” Dr. Chopra is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Metabolism, a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, Clinical Professor in Medicine at the University of California, San Diego, Adjunct Professor at Kellogg School of Executive Management at Northwestern, Adjunct Professor at Columbia Business School, Columbia University, and Professor of Consciousness Studies at Sofia University. The WorldPost and Huffington Post global internet survey ranked “Chopra #17 influential thinker in the world and #1 in Medicine.” In conjunction with his medical achievements, he is recognized as a prolific author of more than 85 books translated into over 43 languages, with 25 New York Times bestsellers including You Are the Universe. His latest book, The Healing Self, with co-author Dr. Rudolph E. Tanzi, was released January 30, 2018.


Photo by Ralph Adolphs.

Leonard Mlodinow received his PhD in theoretical physics from the University of California, Berkeley, was an Alexander von Humboldt Fellow at the Max Planck Institute, and was on the faculty of the California Institute of Technology. His previous books include the bestsellers Subliminal (winner of the PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award), War of the Worldviews (with Deepak Chopra), The Grand Design (with Stephen Hawking), and The Drunkard’s Walk: How Randomness Rules Our Lives (a New York Times Notable Book), as well as The Upright Thinkers, Feynman’s Rainbow, and Euclid’s Window. He also wrote for the television series MacGyver and Star Trek: The Next Generation.


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Tickets: $95.00

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$95 includes exhibition and program admission, copies of both authors’ books, and a post-program reception with the authors and a complimentary glass of wine.


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