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Elective Name CM 01
Department Community Medicine
1. Type of work Non-clinical
2. Place of work Department of Community Medicine
3. Structure of the appointment Students are able to decide on the areas to be covered during the appointment after arrival in Sri Lanka. However preferably before arriving
4. Timing Any time of the year in 2013
5. Minimum and maximum duration Minimum: 1 week
Maximum: 4 weeks
6. Eligibility criteria for the elective students • Undergraduates in health related degrees
7. Subject area/s of elective offered • Contemplative neurosciences
• Mindfulness studies
8. Learning outcomes • Meta-physical understanding on body mind and soul
9. Main activities during the appointment • Meditation sessions