Dr Kerzin

The Columbus Medical Association & Foundation Present:
Dr. Barry Kerzin
Physician, Teacher, Author, Tibetan Buddhist Monk, and personal physician to the Dalai Lama

For over 30 years, Dr. Barry Kerzin has been providing free medical care to the poor up to the highest Lamas, including HH Dalai Lama. His brain was studied at Princeton University and the University of Wisconsin, Madison, as a long-term meditator. He was ordained as a Buddhist monk, synthesizing monk and doctor work through harmonizing mind and body, lecturing around the world in Japan, Hong Kong, Russia, Mongolia, India, Korea, Europe, and North America. Kerzin is a fellow at the Mind and Life Institute and consults for the Max Planck Institute in Leipzig on compassion training. He is the founder and president of the Altruism in Medicine Institute (AIMI) and founder and chairman of the Human Values Institute (HVI) in Japan.

The CMA had the pleasure of hosting Dr. Kerzin for a few presentations at the beginning of August 2021. You can watch three of these presentations below in their entirety as well as a few shorter videos on certain topics Dr. Kerzin covered. Also below you will find photos from the events and more ways to connect with Dr. Kerzin and the Altruism Institute. 

Dr, Barry Kerzin at the CMA | Neuroscience of Meditation

Dr. Barry Kerzin at the CMA | Compassion in Healthcare in Times of Unrest

Dr. Barry Kerin at the CMA | Returning Home: The WHY of Medicine

"Compassion Fatigue"
Dr. Barry Kerzin at the CMA

Quantum Physics & Meditation
Dr. Barry Kerzin at the CMA

Burnout due to treating COVID deniers
Dr. Barry Kerzin at the CMA

Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy
Dr. Barry Kerzin at the CMA

Photos from the Dr. Kerzin CMA Events:

Dr. Kerzin at the CMA

Connect with Dr. Kerzin on Social Media



Learn more about Emotional Hygiene with Dr. Kerzin

Learn more about Meditation with Dr. Kerzin

These events were generously sponsored by the Columbus Medical Association Foundation.