CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS

 Registration will Open in June 2016. 

An opportunity for health care professionals, researchers, students, patient advocates, and patients interested in learning and sharing scientific advances that allow for tailored approaches to cancer care and promote development of an evidence-base for complementary therapies and practices used in integrative oncology. 

The 13th International Conference of the Society for Integrative Oncology will once again be the gathering place for clinicians, researchers, patients and advocates in integrative cancer care from all over the world. The conference, on the theme “Advancing the Global Impact of Integrative Oncology,” will provide an opportunity for attendees to hear about advances made in the field, to present their work, build collaborations and to learn from each other. Our schedule includes keynotes, plenary sessions, experiential workshops, and oral and abstract presentations of research findings. There will be informal time for networking, including a gala reception and dinner.

 

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

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Yung Chi-Cheng, PhD

Henry Bronson Professor of Pharmacology, 
Department of Pharmacology
Yale University

 

Michael Irwin

Michael Irwin, MD

Norman Cousins Chair for Psychoneuroimmunology,
UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior,
Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences,
UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine,
Director of the UCLA Cousins Center in Psychoneuroimmunology,
Director of the Training Program in Psychoneuroimmunology and Mental Health

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Vinjar Fønnebø, MD, PhD

Professor of Preventive Medicine,
Director of the National Research Centre in Complementary and Alternative Medicine
University of Tromsø, Norway