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David Saunders, MD, PhD

Solnit Integrated Training Program, Yale Child Study Center

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David Saunders, MD, PhD



Dr. Saunders obtained his MD from Cornell and PhD in Buddhist Studies at Emory. His dissertation, entitled "Self and Non-Self in Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction", was completed under the mentorship of Dr. John Dunne. In the Solnit Integrated Training program, he is developing a clinical trial investigating a novel mindfulness-based intervention for elementary-school children with ADHD with Dr. Hedy Kober.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    Emory University (2015)
  • MD
    Weill Cornell Medical College (2014)
  • BA
    Boston College (2007)

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