The Society for Integrative Oncology elected four new board members at its 2016 annual business meeting on November 6 in conjunction with SIO’s 13th annual international conference in Miami, Florida.
The board is pleased to welcome the following individuals who were elected to three-year terms:
|Eugene Ahn, MD, Cancer Treatment Centers of America Midwestern Medical Center, Zion, Illinois||
Weidong Lu, MB, PhD, MPH,Zakim Center for Integrative Therapies, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School and Osher Research Center, Boston, Massachusetts
|Marie Polley, PhD, Health Sciences and Research, University of Westminster, London, England, and Chair, British Society for Integrative Oncology||Eleanor M. Walker, MD, Center for Integrative Medicine and Department of Radiation Oncology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan
Returning as officers are: President - Jun Mao, MD, MSCE, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; President-Elect - Lynda Balneaves, PhD, RN, University of Manitoba; Treasurer - Ting Bao, MD, DABMA, MS, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; Peiying Yang, PhD, MS, MD Anderson Cancer Center; and Immediate Past President - Suzanna Zick, ND, MPH, University of Michigan Health System. Serving in the newly created position of Vice President-Communications is Linda Carlson, PhD, RPsych.
Continuing on the Board are: Judith M. Fouladbakhsh, PhD, RN, Oakland University; Shruti Jolly, MD, University of Michigan; Anita Kinney, PhD, RN, University of New Mexico; Ashwin Mehta, MD, MPH, Memorial Healthcare System; Santosh Rao, MD, ABIHM, Banner MD Anderson; Katherine Taromina, MS, LAc, Columbia University Medical Center; and Claudia Witt, MD, MBA, University of Zurich.