Wellness Talks with Dr. Eric Chan

Dr. Chan will present lectures on three thought-provoking topics directed towards people of all ages and walks of life, offering insightful perspectives as a doctor, life & death researcher, psychologist, and educator.


“Looking Through The Eyes of Buddha – The Art of Self-Care in Chaotic Modern”

  • Date: Sat, 19 May 2018
  • Time: 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
  • Venue: Deakin Edge

“The Gift of Death and The Joy of Letting Go – A Buddhist Perspective on Death and Dying”

  • Date: Sat, 19 May 2018
  • Time: 4:00 PM – 4:50 PM
  • Venue: Deakin Edge

“Putting an End to Procrastination – Applying Mindful Presence in Resolving Old Habits”

  • Date: Sun, 20 May 2018
  • Time: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
  • Venue: Deakin Edge

Who is Dr. Eric Chan ?

Dr. Eric Chan is a senior lecturer in medical education and the Internationalization lead of Griffith School of Medicine, Queensland. He received his medical training at Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan and his Ph.D. from Griffith University, focusing on grief and loss support training. Dr. Chan also received his Master of Arts in Life and Death Studies from Nan Hua University.

As the Stream Lead of Professional Communication and History Taking Stream in the Griffith MD program, Dr. Chan introduced structured mindfulness practice into the School of Medicine in 2011, teaching medical students to apply mindfulness in their studies and managing performance anxiety. Dr. Chan has also been a lay Dharma lecturer of Buddha’s Light International Association since 2002.

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