Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences at the University of Virginia. He is author of After: A Doctor Explores What Near-Death Experiences Reveal About Life and Beyond (2021), co-author of Irreducible Mind (2007) and co-editor of The Handbook of Near-Death Experiences (2009). Greyson has written many journal articles, and has given media interviews, on the subject of near-death experiences.
Dr. Sam Parnia is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. He received his medical degree from the Guys and St Thomas’ Hospitals (UMDS) of the University of London in 1995 and his PhD in cell biology from the University of Southampton in the UK in 2006. Dr. Parnia completed his fellowship training in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of London and the Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York, USA in 2010. He joined the faculty at Stony Brook Medical Center as a member of the Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Division, of the Department of Medicine in 2010.
American psychologist, born in San Francisco, California. He is the co-founder and past president of the International Association of near-Death Studies and is the founding editor of the Journal of Near-Death Studies. He currently lives in Kentfield, California.
More than 400,000 copies sold
Cardiologist Pim van Lommel conducted more than thirty years of research into near-death experiences ( BDE ) in patients who had survived cardiac arrest. He published about this in the renowned magazine The Lancet in 2001, and wrote the bestseller in 2007 ‘ Endless Consciousness ’, ‘ A scientific vision of the near-death experience ’.
Dr. Fenwick is a neuropsychiatrist and neurophysiologist who is known for his studies of epilepsy and end-of-life- phenomena.
An international authority on near-death states, Dr. PMH Atwater, L.H.D. uses the culmination of her research to establish that the near-death phenomenon is not some kind of anomaly, but is rather part of the larger genre of transformations of consciousness. She combines her 38 years of near-death research with what she was doing in the 60s and 70s, experiencing, experimenting with, and researching altered states of consciousness, mysticism, psychic phenomena, and the transformational process, to reveal what transformations of consciousness really are, why we have them, and where they lead us.