Ohio – The Center for Integrative Medicine at The Ohio State University Wexner
Medical Center and Ohio State’s College of Social Work will host U.S. Rep. Tim
Ryan (D-Ohio) at 2 p.m. March 20 in the Great Hall Meeting Room in the Ohio
Union, 1739 N. High St.
presentation, “Mindful Leadership in an Era of Change,” is a free community
event and will be followed by a reception and book signing. His talk will
highlight principles he outlines in his book, “A Mindful Nation: How a Simple
Practice Can Help Us Reduce Stress, Improve Performance, and Recapture the
six-term congressman who represents the 13th District that includes Youngstown,
Streetsboro, Lordstown and parts of Akron, Trumbull County, Portage County,
Mahoning County, Summit County, will be available to talk to media before and
after his presentation.
meditation and mindfulness, Ryan found that what people see, hear, and think
about in their minds has a direct effect on their bodies. Ryan wrote “A Mindful
Nation” to promote the value and benefits of slowing down, taking care of
ourselves, being kind, and helping each other. He believes that embracing these
values individually will benefit America collectively.
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Eileen Scahill, Medical Center Communications, 614-293-3737 (office) or
614-354-9660 (cell), or Eileen.Scahill@osumc.edu