Alejandro Chaoul has trained in Tsa Lung for almost 3 decades and teaches these practices in retreats and workshops throughout the Americas and Europe. He is a senior meditation teacher in The 3 Doors organization, and earned his PhD in religious studies from Rice University, and his Masters in Religious Studies from the University of Virginia. He is the Huffington Foundation Endowed Director of the Mind Body Spirit Institute at the Jung Center of Houston, bringing a new approach for helping healthcare professionals flourish by reducing stress and burnout, and improving health, resilience and nourish the human spirit. Since 1999, he has conducted research using mind-body techniques, including Tsa lung with cancer patients and their caregivers, and holds group meditation classes for cancer patients and their support system at The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. He is also an adjunct faculty member at The McGovern Center for Humanities and Ethics, where he teaches medical students in the areas of spirituality, complementary and integrative medicine, and end of life care.