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On Being with Krista Tippett: Download & listen to “Transforming Medicine”

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You can listen anytime to the edited, and unedited, podcast on the On Being web site. The transcript is available here.

A transformation of medicine is underway — a transition from a science of treating disease to a science of health.

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During the conversation, Krista Tippett – a Peabody Award-winning broadcaster and a New York Times bestselling author – explored such topics as food as medicine, altruism, the importance of compassionate health care, spirituality and healing, and more.
Mark Hyman is a family physician and a pioneer in the new discipline of functional medicine. James Gordon is an expert in using mind-body medicine to heal depression, anxiety, and psychological trauma. Penny George became a philanthropist of integrative medicine after she experienced cancer in mid-life. With Krista, before a live audience at the University of Minnesota, they discuss the challenge and promise of aligning medicine with a twenty-first century understanding of human wholeness.


On Being, with Krista Tippett

Screen Shot 2015-08-31 at 10.54.27 amCMBM Director of Program Development Dan Sterenchuk shares his favorite podcasts from Krista Tippett’s program “On Being” – you can listen and download for free using these links below:

October 9th: Transforming Medicine

An event for thought leaders and change agents interested in the future of medicine

Mark your calendar to join On Being’s Krista Tippett—a Peabody Award-winning broadcaster and a New York Times bestselling author—for a conversation with three visionaries on the front lines of change in medicine:

  • Mark Hyman, a family physician, director of the Cleveland Clinic Center for Functional Medicine, and founder and medical director of The UltraWellness Center
  • James S. Gordon, a psychiatrist, the founder and director of The Center for Mind-Body Medicine, and a clinical professor in the departments of Psychiatry and Family Medicine at Georgetown Medical School
  • Penny George, a visionary leader in the national movement to transform medicine and health care through the principles and practices of integrative medicine, and co-founder of the Penny George™ Institute for Health and Healing—the largest hospital-based integrative medicine program in the country

Friday, Oct. 9at Best Buy Auditorium in the Northrop on the University of Minnesota Campus in Minneapolis

5:30–6 p.m. – Registration
6–7:30 p.m. – Panel Discussion led by Krista Tippett
7:30–9 p.m. – VIP reception (special registration required)

Space is limited. Register online.



In partnership withCleveland Clinic Center for Functional Medicine & The Center for Mind-Body Medicine


  • $19 – General registration for panel discussion only
  • $14 – Registration for Mind-Body Medicine Fundamentals Conference attendees – panel discussion only
  • $249 – VIP registration (VIP reception, VIP seating in the front rows) ($200 is Charitable Gift Contribution)

To learn more, contact: Laurie Hennen, 612-775-2590