Deepak Chopra to speak about The Healing Self

Deepak Chopra, M.D., New York Times bestselling author and world-renowned pioneer in integrative medicine, will discuss “The Healing Self: A Revolutionary New Plan to Supercharge Your Immunity and Stay Well for Life” on Wednesday, Feb. 7 at 6:45 p.m. at Raritan Valley Community College in Branchburg, NJ. The evening is sponsored by Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset, an RWJBarnabas Health facility, in celebration of National Heart Month. It is presented by Talk with Authors, a new ongoing lecture series featuring live events with leading authors. All proceeds will benefit Friends’ Health Connection, a nonprofit organization that provides support, education and inspiration to lead a healthy, meaningful life.

Chopra will share insights about each of us being ultimately responsible for our own health and the importance of making the right lifestyle choices every day. He will also offer practical ways to experience higher consciousness, transformation and healing.

Doors will open at 6 p.m. for attendees to stop by information tables by vendors and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset as well as other information tables, get heart healthy tips and recipes, and to speak with members of the hospital’s cardiology team. The program will begin at 6:45 p.m. Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset cardiologist Sharan Mahal, MD, of RWJ Physician Enterprise, will provide an overview of early diagnosis and prevention of heart disease during his presentation from 7-7:15 p.m.. Dr. Chopra’s talk will begin at 7:30 p.m..

Deepak Chopra is founder of The Chopra Foundation and co-founder of The Chopra Center for Wellbeing and Board certified in internal medicine, endocrinology and metabolism, he is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and a Clinical Professor in Medicine at the University of California, San Diego. He is the author of more than 85 books, including 25 New York Times bestsellers. For more information, visit

Cost is $35 and includes a copy of Dr. Chopra’s new book, The Healing Self: A Revolutionary New Plan to Supercharge Your Immunity and Stay Well for Life. Registration is required by calling 888-MD-RWJUH.

Raritan Valley Community College

118 Lamington Rd

Branchburg, NJ 08876

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