Raymond Moody, MD, PhD: Pioneering near-death (and shared death) experience researcher
Award-Winning Author. Dr. Moody received the World Humanitarian Award in Denmark in 1988. He was also honored with a bronze medal in the Human Relations category at the New York Film Festival for the movie version of Life After Life.
World-Renowned Scholar and Researcher. Dr. Moody is the leading authority on the ‘near-death experience’—a phrase he coined in the late seventies. Dr. Moody’s research into the phenomenon of near-death experience had its start in the 1960’s. The New York Times calls him “the father of the near-death experience.”
- D. from the Medical College of Georgia, 1976
- D. in philosophy from the University of Virginia, 1969
- A. in philosophy from the University of Virginia, 1967
- A. with Honors in philosophy from the University of Virginia, 1966