Hosted by Tricia Barker
13 interviews with Near Death Experiencers
PLUS! 3 Bonus Hours of Recorded Q&A
In this series of recorded interviews, Tricia Barker speaks with David Ditchfield, Dr. Tony Cicoria, Lesley Lupo and others whose NDEs brought them insight, new abilities, and a transformation of belief. This series also includes a recorded Q&A session and conversations with leading researchers in the field about what the science says about the NDE.
Afterlife Voices: Featured Speakers
Tricia Barker, Host
Tricia Barker is the host of ‘The NDE Summit: Afterlife Voices’ in partnership with Life After Life. Her profound near death experience story has been featured on The Biography Channel, National Geographic, Women’s World, and The Doctor Oz Show.
Dr. Raymond Moody
Dr. Raymond Moody, MD, PhD is a world-renowned scholar, lecturer, and researcher, and he is widely recognized as the leading authority on near death experiences. He is the best-selling author of Life after Life, Coming Back, Paranormal, and The Light Beyond.
Lisa Smartt, MA is a linguist, educator, and author of Words at the Threshold. The book is based on data collected through The Final Words Project, an ongoing study devoted to gathering and interpreting the mysterious language at end of life.
Dr. Jeffrey Long
Dr. Jeffrey Long is a medical doctor and a leading NDE researcher, specializing in the practice of radiation oncology. Jeff founded Near-Death Experience Research Foundation (NDERF) in 1998. As a result of his research, he is the author of the New York Times Best Seller, Evidence of the Afterlife: The Science of Near-Death Experiences.
Dr. Eben Alexander
and Karen Newell
Eben Alexander, MD, was a neurosurgeon for over 25 years. He is the author of the New York Times #1 bestseller Proof of Heaven, The Map of Heaven, and co-author of Living in a Mindful Universe with Karen Newell. Karen Newell has spent a lifetime seeking wisdom. She is co-founder of Sacred Acoustics.
Dr. Tony Cicoria
Tony Cicoria, is a board-certified Orthopedic Surgeon and former Chief of Orthopedics at Chenango Memorial Hospital. Dr. Cicoria’s musical career began rather remarkably after he was struck by lightning in 1994. Dr. Cicoria was featured in the New Yorker Magazine, by Oliver Sacks MD, as well as in Dr. Sacks’ book Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain.
Paul Perry is the co-author of several New York Times bestsellers, including Evidence of the Afterlife, Closer to the Light, Transformed by the Light, and Saved by the Light which was made into a popular movie by Fox. His books have been published in more than 30 languages around the world.
David Ditchfield had a profound near death experience. When he woke up in hospital, he had acquired astonishing new abilities. The first gift was an enhanced ability to paint. Even more surprisingly, he started composing classical music. Shine On tells the story of David’s remarkable journey.
Nancy Rynes is a leading voice for bringing heaven’s wisdom into our lives on earth. Her book Awakenings from the Light gives the reader concrete examples of how to make heaven’s wisdom a very real part of life. She has also authored Messages from Heaven, and contributed to the book Awakened by Death.
Howard Storm experienced a profound near death experience on June 1, 1985. While dying he experienced hell, calling out to Jesus, being saved, given a life review, and having all his questions answered. From that experience, he ceased being an atheist and is now a Christian pastor. Howard Storm’s book My Descent Into Death covers the major elements of his NDE.
Lesley Joan Lupo
Lesley Joan Lupo’s book is Remember, Every Breath is Precious: Dying Taught Me How to Live. Dr. Gary Schwartz writes, “Lesley is a science-minded mystic. Aware of the immortal Soul, Lesley combines the training of a therapist, the brilliant mind of a CEO, and the gentle soul of a best friend.” Lesley Joan Lupo has been a professional Intuitive since 1994.
John Burke is the author of No Perfect People Allowed, Soul Revolution, and Unshockable Love, and the New York Times Bestseller, Imagine Heaven. He and his wife, Kathy, founded Gateway Church in Austin, Texas. Since 1998, Gateway has grown to over 4,500 people, made up mostly of unchurched people who began actively following Christ at Gateway.
Kimberly Clark Sharp
Kimberly Clark Sharp, MSW, LiCSW had a near death experience at twenty-two. She is the author of After the Light: The Spiritual Path to Purpose. She is the founder of the Seattle International Association of Near-Death Studies, the world’s oldest and largest support group for near death experiencers. She is an international conference and workshop speaker.
Jose Hernandez is an authentic intuitive and talented artist. He has spent close to two decades integrating his near death experience and sharing his experience and gifts with others. Jose and his wife Anastasia formed Immersive Arts, LLP, an organization dedicated to the installation and promotion of healing art and mindfulness spaces.
Included with the recorded interviews from this 2019 Summit, you will receive an additional bonus video, a free guided meditation MP3 download, and a free PDF. Plus links to additional resources. We love to hear from participants, so please send us feedback about your experiences via our Contact form.