Integrative Oncology News
Jodi MacLeod - SIO Member of the Month - July 2017
Meet our inaugural SIO Member of the Month Jodi MacLeod!
SIO Announces 2017 Post-Conference Workshops
SIO has chosen post-workshops for presentation at its 2017 international conference in Chicago, Illinois. The conference will be held November 12-14, with the post-conference sessions from 1-5 p.m. on November 14. The three concurrent workshops will be:
SIO Conference Slates 4 Plenary Sessions
Four plenary discussions are planned for SIO’s 2017 international conference on November 12-14 in Chicago. Topics will be Natural Products and Diet on Microbiome and Cancer; Meeting the Integrative Oncology Needs of Young Adult Cancer Patients; Integrative Innovations in Digital Health Technologies with Cancer Patients and Survivors and Art as Medicine.
Growing Body of Evidence Supports Use of Mind-Body Therapies During Breast Cancer Treatment
In newly updated clinical guidelines from SIO, researchers at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health and the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center with an interdisciplinary team of colleagues at MD Anderson Cancer Center, University of Michigan, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, and other institutions in the U.S. and Canada, analyzed which integrative treatments are most effective and safe for patients with breast cancer. This systematic review adds to the growing literature on integrative therapies for patients with breast cancer and other cancer populations. The latest results are published online and in print in CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians, a publication of the American Cancer Society.