About this talk
The pandemic has placed unprecedented strain on governments and healthcare systems around the world. In this presentation, Dr. Shirley Telles will discuss India’s efforts to integrate yoga practice and philosophy into its COVID-19 healthcare plan. She will discuss the research on yoga’s potential to optimize immune and respiratory function, reduce anxiety, improve sleep quality, and increase physical activity even when practitioners have minimal space and resources. Discover how experts in healthcare and government are working together in India to translate evidence on the benefits of yoga into the country’s COVID-19 response.