Join us for Fall Open House - Oct. 15 and Nov. 18
This event will feature programming for our undergraduate, graduate, and Threshold programs. A vibrant campus community and access to endless opportunities—Lesley has it all. It's where student cohorts become lifelong catalysts, solving for today's complexities with full hearts and open minds.

Melinda Franceschini

Adjunct Faculty, Mindfulness Studies

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Melinda Franceschini, PhD, DVM, holds instructor certifications in a number of styles of qigong, including Dragon and Tiger qigong.  She holds a diplomate in Asian Body Works Therapy and a certification from the National Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.  Her PhD is in biology, with a focus on stress physiology, environmental endocrinology, and wildlife health.