IAYT supports research and education in Yoga, and serves as a professional organization for Yoga teachers and Yoga therapists worldwide. Our mission is to establish Yoga as a recognized and respected therapy.
(PRWEB) October 01, 2013
The International Association of Yoga Therapists recently held their 2013 conferences in Boston, Massachusetts and StudioLiveTV was there to document the event. This was the first time that the Symposium on Yoga Research (SYR) and the Symposium on Yoga Therapy and Research (SYTAR) were held back to back. This is also, the first time that the selected presentations from the event are being made available online.
StudioLiveTV is presenting the "Fundamentals of Acquiring Yoga Research Funding", a special pre-conference workshop, in five segments. This comprehensive workshop is targeted towards yoga researchers and graduate students interested in yoga research. The SYR keynote presentation by Dr. Herbert Benson, one of the true pioneers in mind body medicine research, is included as a bonus for this package.
The segments include: "Critical Grant Application Characteristics Evaluated by Reviewers" with Dr. Cathryn Booth-LaForce, "Designing Fundable Interventions and Control Conditions" with Dr. Lisa Uebelecker, "NIH/NCCAM Funding Opportunities for Yoga Research" with Dr. Partap Khalsa, "Addressing Challenging Research Methodologies in Sensitive Populations" with Dr. Suzanne Danhauer and "Making the Case for the Science: Significance, Innovation, and Knowledge" with Dr. Nicole Culos-Reed.
All of the presenters are experts in their field. This is a must-see for anyone who is working on obtaining funding for yoga research. The price point for the special funding workshop is $50 for 30 days of unlimited viewing. The workshop can be accessed by going to the SYR channel.
Additionally, the SYTAR channel provides 16 presentations from well respected yoga therapists from around the world. The presentations range from Ayurveda 101 to Healing Relationships. Some of the noted presenters include; Nishala Joy Devi, of Abundant Well Being, Dr. Vasant Lad, founder of the Ayurvedic Institute, Sonia Nelson of the Antaranga Yoga/ Vedic Chant Center, Dr. Loren Fishman MD - Manhattan Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in New York City and Sat Bir Khalsa PhD - Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School at Brigham and Women's Hospital. The SYR keynote address of Dr. Herbert Benson MD - Director Emeritus of the Benson-Henry Institute (BHI) and Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School is also available on this channel.
There are also free promo interviews with teachers such as Dilip Sarkar -President, IAYT, Jill Miller - founder of Yoga Tune Up, and Göran Boll - Founder, Institute for Medical Yoga in Sweden to name a few.
StudioLiveTV was honored to be a part of this important conference and has filmed the conference for on-demand viewing. The SYTAR presentations are $10 for single viewing or $119 for a full year of unlimited viewing. These presentations can be accessed by tuning into the SYTAR channel .
The International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT) supports research and education in Yoga, and serves as a professional organization for Yoga teachers and Yoga therapists worldwide. Their mission is to establish Yoga as a recognized and respected therapy.
StudioLiveTV offers a variety of classes, workshops and seminars from all over the world. From on-demand lectures to live-streaming classes, StudioLiveTV partners with the best fitness, yoga and wellness professionals together online. Studios and instructors now have an additional way to grow their membership community.
Contact: Sharon Pingitore