ROBERT KEITH WALLACE is a pioneering researcher on the physiology of consciousness. His work has inspired hundreds of studies on the benefits of meditation and other mind-body techniques, and his findings have been published in Science, American Journal of Physiology, and Scientific American. After receiving his BS in physics and his PhD in physiology from UCLA, he conducted postgraduate research at Harvard University.
Dr. Wallace established the first Maharishi Ayurveda clinics in America. He initiated the first master’s degree program in Maharishi Ayurveda And Integrative Medicine in the US. He is the founding President of Maharishi University of Management in Fairfield, Iowa and now serves as a Trustee of the University and as Professor and Chairman of the Department of Physiology and Health.
Dr. Wallace is the author of several books, including Gut Crisis: How Diet, Probiotics, and Friendly Bacteria Help You Lose Weight and Heal Your Body and Mind, coauthored with his wife Samantha. He has given hundreds of lectures around the world on consciousness and health.