Soul-Searching Doctors Find Life After Death

By Jonathan Petre
The Sunday Telegraph, October 22, 2000
A study of heart-attack survivors has concluded that the mind or consciousness can survive the death of the brain. These findings, writes, Jonathan Petre, have already provoked heated debate among academics and the clergy
The Sunday Telegraph (2000-10-22)
Sam Parnia, MD, PhD is founder and director of the Human Consciousness Project at the University of Southampton, England, and Director of Resuscitation Research at Stony Brook University School of Medicine.

While working on the medical and coronary care units of Southampton General Hospitals, Sam Parnia, MD, PhD set up, with Dr Peter Fenwick, the first ever study of near death experiences in the UK.