2014 Burgess Lecture


Award-Winning Educator Dr. Daniel Siegel

 Keynote Speaker at 2014 Evangeline Burgess Memorial Lecture Series

 

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Dr. Daniel Siegel

Dr. Siegel is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and recipient of several honorary fellowships. He is also the Executive Director of the Mindsight Institute, an educational organization that examines the interface of human relationships and basic biological processes. He serves as the Medical Director of the LifeSpan Learning Institute and is on the Advisory Board of the Blue School in New York City, which has built its curriculum around Dr. Siegel’s Mindsight approach.

“We are honored to have such a distinguished, award-winning educator and best-selling author as Dr. Siegel speak at our lecture series,” said Pacific Oaks College and Children’s School President Ezat Parnia, Ph.D.

Dr. Siegel is the author of numerous articles, chapters, and the internationally acclaimed texts, The Developing Mind: How Relationships and the Brain Interact to Shape Who We Are (Guilford, 1999, 2012), Parenting from the Inside Out (Tarcher, 2003), and The Whole Brain Child (Delacorte, 2011). His latest book, The New York Times Bestseller, Brainstorm: The Power and Purpose of the Teenage Brain, explores how brain development impacts teenagers’ behavior and relationships.

Dr. Siegel has lectured for the King of Thailand, Pope John Paul II, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Google University, London's Royal Society of Arts (RSA), and TEDx.

Thursday, April 17, 2014, at 7:00 p.m.
Pacific Oaks College
45 Eureka Street, Suite B
Pasadena, CA 91103

Reception immediately following.

For more information, contact the Office of Advancement at 626.529.8091.