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Dr. Joan Halifax

Joan Halifax is a Zen priest, Buddhist teacher, and anthropologist. She has lectured on the subject of death and dying at academic institutions around the world, including Columbia University, the University of Miami School of Medicine, and the University of Naropa. In 1990 she founded the Upaya Institute and Zen Center, a center for Buddhist studies and social action located in Santa Fe, New Mexico. She is also the founder of the Project on Being with Dying which has trained hundreds of...See more