Brown to launch mindfulness center to improve, disseminate evidence

September 14, 2017

PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] — As mindfulness-based health interventions increase in popularity, Brown University is set to launch a new center for research and public service focused on increasing the quality of the evidence base and promoting adoption of well-proven mindfulness practices.

The Mindfulness Center at Brown University aims to help scientists, health care providers and consumers alike better understand whether particular mindfulness interventions work, for which health concerns, and for whom, said Eric Loucks, director of the center and associate professor of epidemiology in the Brown University School of Public Health. READ MORE