Mindfulness Instructors

Be Well Events - Dana Rose Garfin PhD.pn

Dana Rose Garfin, PhD is an Assistant Professor in the College of Health Sciences at the University of California, Irvine. She has been researching stress and trauma for over 13 years and currently is Principal Investigator of a clinical trial examining MBSR for trauma in women and several studies examining the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic and associated stressors on our health. She is a mindfulness expert trained at the University of California, San Diego Center for Mindfulness and has studied mediation and yoga at various ashrams and centers in India. Her research is currently funded by the National Institute of Health and the National Science Foundation. She has authored over 40 scientific papers and her work has been covered in domestic and international outlets including the BBC, NBC, Psychology Today, The New York Times, US News and World Reports, Salon, the Observer, Parade, Inverse, Better Homes and Garden, Health Day, Voice of America, Orange Coast, Life Hacker, Men’s Health, and Breitbart.

Dana Rose Garfin, PhD is an Assistant Professor in the College of Health Sciences at the University of California, Irvine. She has been researching stress and trauma for over 13 years and currently is Principal Investigator of a clinical trial examining MBSR for trauma in women and several studies examining the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic and associated stressors on our health. She is a mindfulness expert trained at the University of California, San Diego Center for Mindfulness and has studied mediation and yoga at various ashrams and centers in India. Her research is currently funded by the National Institute of Health and the National Science Foundation. She has authored over 40 scientific papers and her work has been covered in domestic and international outlets including the BBC, NBC, Psychology Today, The New York Times, US News and World Reports, Salon, the Observer, Parade, Inverse, Better Homes and Garden, Health Day, Voice of America, Orange Coast, Life Hacker, Men’s Health, and Breitbart.