May Monthly Event | Compassion- from an evolutionary, psychological, medical and Buddhist perspective
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About the Event
Dr Tony Fernando is a Psychiatrist/Sleep and Insomnia Specialist in Auckland. In 2012, he was awarded by the President of the Philippines for his work in sleep medicine and medical education. In 2015, he was awarded the chair's award by the NZ Medical Association its highest award for his work on the health of New Zealanders. He recently passed his PhD oral examination at the University of Auckland, studying compassion in medicine. He led a mindfulness meditation group at Auckland Hospital for more than 10 years. He currently runs a mindfulness and emotional balance group for prisoners at Mt Eden Corrections Facility. He was temporarily ordained as a Buddhist monk in Myanmar in 2017.
Entry: FREE for Amitabha Hospice Volunteers and Benefactors. $20 for general public. Pay by direct debit: ASB Bank, Amitabha Hospice Service, 12-3020-0410844-00, with your name and event date in the reference fields. Or Cash (no epos) on the evening. To make sure you don't miss out please Register now as soon as possible as seats are limited