Dr. Pillay has a background in concert piano, photography, poetry, drama and dance as well as being the top medical student in his class. At Harvard, he graduated as the top award winner during his residency in Psychiatry, and one of the Top 3 award winners nationally. After graduation, he was Director of the Outpatient Psychiatry Program at McLean hospital, and then also Director of the Panic Disorders Research Program at McLean Hospital’s Brain Imaging Center. He was a nationally funded brain-imaging researcher for 17 years, and is also an award-winning author of “Life Unlocked: 7 Revolutionary Lessons to Overcome Fear’.
He is also author of “The Science Behind the Law of Attraction” as well as “Your Brain and Business: The Neuroscience of Great Leaders.” His books have been translated into Brazilian Portuguese, Greek, Japanese and Korean. He currently blogs regularly for Psychology Today and Harvard Business Review and has been called “one of the most progressive thinkers of our time.”