Associate Professor Craig Hassed works at the Department of General Practice and is coordinator of mindfulness programs at Monash University. His teaching, research and clinical interests include mindfulness-based stress management, mind-body medicine, meditation, health promotion, integrative medicine and medical ethics.
Craig is regularly invited to speak and run courses in Australia and overseas in health, professional and educational contexts. He was the founding president of the Australian Teachers of Meditation Association and is a regular media commentator.
He writes regularly for medical journals and has published eleven books. Craig also featured in the documentary, The Connection, about mind-body medicine and wrote the companion e-book, The Mindfulness Manual and co-authored with Richard Chambers the free online Mindfulness course in collaboration with Monash University and FutureLearn.