Dr. Andrew Newberg

Dr. Andrew Newberg

Biography:

Dr. Andrew Newberg is Director of Research at the Myrna Brind Center for Integrative Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Medical College. He is also Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. He is Board-certified in Internal Medicine and Nuclear Medicine.

He is considered a pioneer in the neuroscientific study of religious and spiritual experiences, a field frequently referred to as – neurotheology. His work attempts to better understand the nature of religious and spiritual practices and experiences.

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Past Shows:

  • Enlightenment & the Brain/ Akashic Records

    In the first half, Andrew Newberg, MD, a pioneer in the field of neuroscience, and business and personal-development "NeuroCoach" Mark Robert Waldman discussed their groundbreaking work examining the pinnacle of the human experience: enlightenment. In the latter half,...More »
  • Mental Illness & Spirituality

    During the middle two hours, dissident psychologist Dr. Seth Farber discussed how the Mad Pride movement developed in the last ten years, and Paul Levy, who had a spiritual awakening that was labeled mental illness, joined the conversation. First hour guest, neuroscientist...More »
  • Effect of 'God' on the Brain

    Ian Punnett welcomed neuroscientist Andrew Newberg for a discussion on how contemplating 'God', whatever that may mean to a given individual, affects brain activity. In the first hour, meteorologist Patrick Hammer and researcher James Chiles addressed issues related to...More »

Last Night

Strengthening the Grid  / Neuroscience of Spirituality
Strengthening the Grid / Neuroscience of Spirituality
Historian William R. Forstchen discussed the campaign to bolster energy and communications infrastructure against EMP attack and solar flares. Followed by Professor Todd Murphy on neuroscience, deja vu, healing, and telepathy.
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