Shirley Telles completed M.B.B.S. from Goa Medical College (Goa) and subsequently M.Phil. in Neurophysiology and Ph.D. in Neurophysiology from the National Institute of Mental Health & Neurosciences [NIMHANS], Bangalore, India. She is the Director of research of Patanjali Research Foundation (www.patanjaliresearchfoundation.com), Haridwar, India. Dr. Telles has received awards from the Indian Council of Medical Research, New Delhi, India, Fulbright Foundation, U.S.A., and Templeton Foundation, U.S.A. She has 151 research publications related to yoga and ayurveda research in journals indexed in international bibliographic databases [e.g., Medline], 16 chapters in books and 3 published books. Dr. Telles is an ardent believer and practitioner of yoga herself.
Biography Updated on 13 May 2013