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Nancy Craigmyle

Title: Owner and Scientific Researcher
Industry: Research
Type of Organization: Research
Major Product/Service: Researching the physiology and psychology of brain changes during meditation
Expertise: Ms. Craigmyle is retired after serving in the scientific research arena for over 40 years. She was responsible for researching the changes in brain activity during "mindful" meditation. Ms. Craigmyle is an expert in meditation, salience detecting, anterior cingulate, locus coeruleus and norepinephrine. She continues to do field projects and to explore the mind, body and soul through scientifically supported meditation reseach.
Geographic Area of Distribution: International
University/Degree: B.A.; Columbia University, New York City; M.S.; University of South Carolina, Columbia
Hobbies/Sports: Reading
Work History: Ms. Craigmyle served as a Research Assistant in the Department of Physiological Psychology at The Rockefeller University in New York and later at the neuroscience laboratory of the Veterans Administration Hospital.
Published Works: Paper, Physiological Effects of Meditation