Jennifer Taylor is a current PhD Candidate with the Faculty of Medicine and Health at the University of Sydney, researching mindfulness for traumatic stress and burnout in doctors-in-training.
She is interested in mindful breath, movement, and meditation for individual resilience in times of wellness, and symptomatic relief during difficult times. Her other areas of research include eHealth, biofeedback, and biomarkers of the nervous system in mental health and wellness.
Between 2017-2019 she established the yoga program in the BPTOK and MDOK programs at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in the Sydney Local Health District. In 2018, with a grant from the NSW Department of Primary Industries, Jen published ‘Direct and Indirect Psychological Impacts of Shark Bite Events,’ in the Australia New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry.
Jennifer is a neuroscientist and yoga therapist with a Masters in Brain and Mind Sciences from the Brain and Mind Centre at the University of Sydney.