Graviola002 3x2We chose Graviola for this month’s column because of its growing interest among cancer patients. This column is provided by the Integrative Medicine Service at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

The theme of the 2016 conference, “Advancing the Global Impact of Integrative Oncology,” will be reflected in the international sharing of information and experiences in a number of workshops. The conference will be held November 5-7 in Miami, Florida.

BosweliaWe chose Boswellia for this month’s focus because of its growing interest among cancer patients. The Herb of the Month column is provided with thanks to the Integrative Medicine Service at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, which has developed and maintains a free web site, “About Herbs.”

The Society for Integrative Oncology (SIO) is accepting nominations from SIO members to fill three anticipated vacancies on its Board of Trustees. SIO welcomes the nomination of individuals who are researchers, clinicians, clinical researchers, patients and patient advocates. The submission deadline is September 10, 2016. Learn more below about eligibility and submission procedures.