The panelists include Dr. Nancy Oriol, MD, Faculty Associate Dean, Harvard Medical School; Dr. Jim O’Connell, MD, President, Boston Healthcare for the Homeless, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Dr. Bala Subramaniam, MD MPH, Director, Sadhguru Center, BIDMC-Harvard; Tiokasin Ghosthorse, Member, Cheyenne River Lakota Nation of South Dakota, Host, First Voices Indigenous Radio; Victor Anthony Lopez-Carmen, Harvard Medical School Student.
This talk features inspiring stories from Dr. Nancy Oriol’s work with the Family Van and Dr. James O’Connell’s work with Healthcare for the Homeless. Also featured are influential Native American leaders: Harvard Medical School student Victor Anthony Lopez-Carmen and acclaimed radio host Tiokasin Ghosthorse. The ancient understanding of healthcare rooted in compassion for people and planet, resonates deeply with mystic and visionary Sadhguru, who recently visited several Native American reservations. Sadhguru explains how to approach healthcare indiscriminately and offers wisdom from his groundbreaking social justice projects. Together, the panel brainstorms creative approaches to improve healthcare for Native Americans.