Deepak Chopra to address GIA symposium luncheon

One of the world’s pioneers in the field of mind-body medicine, Deepak Chopra, will present “Unlocking the Hidden Dimensions of Your Life” at a special luncheon during the Gemological Institute of America’s fourth International Symposium to be held in San Diego Aug. 27–29, 2006.

Recognized for his revolutionary philosophy on expanding traditional Western medicine with natural healing traditions, Chopra will address the symposium, Aug. 29, from 12:30 to 2 p.m. He will discuss concepts as told in his latest best seller, The Book of Secrets: Unlocking the Hidden Dimensions of Your Life. A book signing will be held immediately after the presentation.

He has authored 42 books and issued more than 100 audio, video, and CD-ROM titles—totaling more than 20 million copies sold worldwide in 35 different languages.

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