The Cure Panel Talk Show on YOGA

with David Emerson from Justice Resource Institute

The Cure Panel Talk Show on 13 June, 2013 @ 6pm EST

We are honored to host David Emerson on the Cure Panel Talk Show this June.

Director of Yoga Services at the Trauma Center in Brookline Massachusetts, Dave Emerson is an accomplished yoga instructor and founder of the Black Lotus Yoga Project, Inc., a nonprofit organization dedicated to the teaching of yoga to individuals with PTSD. Mr. Emerson was responsible for curriculum development, supervision and oversight of the yoga intervention component of the first of its kind, NIH funded study, conducted by Dr. Bessel van der Kolk to assess the utility and feasibility of yoga instruction with severely traumatized adults with PTSD. Mr. Emerson has extensive experience in the instruction of yoga with PTSD in various populations, and has developed and conducted yoga groups for several rape crisis centers, domestic violence programs, residential programs for youth, military bases, and Veterans Administration centers and clinics throughout the east coast of the United States. In addition to co-authoring several scholarly articles on the subject of yoga and trauma, Mr. Emerson is the co-author of "Overcoming Trauma through Yoga", released in 2011 by North Atlantic Books.

Only 50 slots available! HURRY! Register NOW!!

Host: Sharib Khan, Co-founder and Product Lead Applied Informatics, Inc. (TrialX)

Sharib Khan is a tech visionary at Applied Informatics, an award winning Healthcare Information Technology startup in New York City. He led the conceptualization of the company’s flagship product,, a leading platform to connect patients to clinical trial investigators. As a Biomedical Informatics Researcher at Columbia University, he worked on several federally funded research projects. He can often be spotted as the “headstand guy”, doing his favorite yoga poses somewhere.

Cure Panelists


Dashama is a yoga & fitness expert with 10+ years in the industry training, coaching and consulting clients & companies. A creative dynamo in her field, Dashama is a multi-media producer with videos, books & DVDs featured on, Barnes&,,+ more. Dashama is a Youtube phenomenon, her online TV channel on has grown to over 8 million viewers. Follow Dashama at

Marcela Clavijo

Marcela Clavijo is a Certified Junior Intermediate 1 Iyengar Yoga teacher, and is also on the core faculty of the Iyengar Yoga Institute of New York. Her yoga training includes various trips to India where she has studied with the Iyengar Family, and she has also trained with Patricia Walden and Manuoso Manos. Marcela is an ordained Tibetan Buddhist nun in the Saya tradition. She has completed various retreats here in the West and also abroad. Marcela also leads yoga and meditation retreats.

Micheline Toussaint

Micheline Toussaint, LCSW, RYT, is an Oncology Counselor at Life with Cancer. In addition to being a licensed clinical social worker, she is a registered Yoga teacher and a certified End-of-Life Counselor at Life with Cancer where she provides individuals, couples and family counseling for cancer patients and their loved ones. She helped develop a 6-week Mind-Body education series, leads yoga and meditation classes for patients and caregivers, facilitates support groups, and speaks to community groups about issues related to cancer. Micheline has a particular interest in using mind-body practices to strengthen resiliency in cancer patients and their caregivers.

The Cure Panel Talk Show on YOGA @ 6pm EST

Thursday, June 13th 2013 at 6pm

This is an online event.

David Emerson will speak on the topic 'YOGA for TRAUMA'.

Callers may also be given the opportunity to ask the panel questions on yoga live on the show.

Only 50 slots available. Hurry and Register! (or)


The Cure Panel Talk Show Format

  • 6.00 pm - Conference call starts.
  • 6.00 pm - Moderator welcomes and introduces co-host, and panelists.
  • 6.01 pm - Co-host introduces the expert and panelists.
  • 6.03 pm - Expert speaks on the topic.
  • 6.13 pm - Panelists begin discussion.
  • 6.45 pm - Discussion is opened up for listeners.
  • 6:59 pm - Moderator thanks co-host, panelists, and participants.
  • 7.00 pm - Call comes to an end.

Listen To Cure Panel Talk Show on YOGA HERE

1. APRIL CURE PANEL on YOGA with Dr. Satbir Singh Khalsa on Benefits of Yoga for Managing Stress and Lifestyle Diseases.

About Cure Panel Talk Show

Cure Panel is organized by CureTalk, a blog dedicated to discussing the future of medicine and the latest treatments under development. Cure Panel Talk Show is a series of monthly conference calls that will feature leading medical experts in conversation with patients/bloggers/researchers/health consumers. The panel will discuss latest cures under development of a given condition like Myeloma, Prostate Cancer.

CureTalk is a blog of, an online platform to connect patients to clinical trials of new treatments.

Ask Dory for Clinical trials for all conditions at