||This special research degree is designed for doctoral-level health professionals or those with a master’s in physiology, or the equivalent, to conduct original research on the effects of Maharishi Ayurveda and Transcendental Meditation® technique on areas of health and physiology. Maharishi University of Management continues to develop the scientific understanding of the application of natural, prevention-oriented health care for the improvement of the health and well being of the individual and society.
The objectives of the PhD in Physiology program are:
- To give students training in research design and implementation at the doctoral level, leading to publication, and
- To provide a program for advanced original research on the effects of modalities of Maharishi Ayurveda, including Transcendental Meditation, on:
- cardiovascular health, or
- aging, or
- improvement in PTSD and other areas of stress-related health disorders, or
- neuroscience application in health.