Rollin McCraty

Director of the Scientific Research Team, HeartMath Institute

Executive Vice President and Research Director

Rollin McCraty of Boulder Creek, California, is the Executive Vice President and Research Director of the HeartMath Institute. McCraty is Research Director and Project Coordinator for the Global Coherence Monitoring System. He has been with HeartMath since its foundation in 1991. He is a psycho-physiologist and professor at Florida Atlantic University. McCraty's research interests include the physiology of emotion, with a focus on the mechanisms by which emotions influence cognitive processes, behavior, and health. He and his team regularly participate in studies with scientific, medical and educational institutions around the world. McCraty has written extensively and has been widely published in his areas of scientific interest. He is a member of numerous organizations, including the American Autonomous Society, Pavlovian Society, National Association of Psychological Sciences, Association of Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback, and Society for Scientific Exploration.


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