The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) has endorsed, with a few added discussion points, the Society for Integrative Oncology (SIO) evidence-based clinical practice guidelines on integrative therapies during and after breast cancer treatment.

Society for Integrative Oncology

New Investigator Forum on Integrative Oncology Research Methods


Overview:  The Society for Integrative Oncology (SIO) is committed to developing talented young investigators in integrative oncology with its New Investigator Forum on Integrative Oncology Research Methods. We are now accepting applications for the 2018 annual international conference that will be held in Scottsdale, October 27-29. Open to advanced doctoral students, postdoctoral trainees and junior faculty, a selected group of scholars will be chosen to meet with internationally recognized leaders in the field, and present their research for discussion and constructive feedback. The research may be in its planning stages or work in progress but not yet completed.

SIO's 15th international conference, October 27-29th, 2018 at the Scottsdale Resort at McCormack Ranch, Scottsdale, Arizona, will feature two luncheon speakers who will be sharing practical applications in integrative oncology in keeping with the conference theme, "Integrative Oncology: From Research to Practical Applications."

The luncheon speakers will be Dugald Seely, ND, MSc (October 27th), who will discuss his experience in applying research to clinical practice and program development in Ottawa, Canada, and Tieraona Low Dog, MD (October 28th), who will review the landscape for the use of natural supplements in cancer care.

OPENS: March 13, 2018
CLOSES: May 22, 2018 at 11:59 pm ET
Notifications will be sent in July 2018
To submit an abstract proposal, click here

The 15th International Conference of the Society for Integrative Oncology (SIO) will be held October 27-29, 2018 in Scottsdale, Arizona, USA. The theme is "Integrative Oncology: From Research to Practical Applications." The SIO Conference is the gathering place for clinicians, researchers, patients, advocates and trainees in integrative cancer care from all over the world. The Conference will provide an opportunity for attendees to hear about advancements made in the field, present their research findings, build collaborations, and learn from each other. The program includes keynotes, plenary sessions, moderated panels, workshops, and oral and poster presentations of research findings. There will be informal time for gathering, including a welcome reception and a conference dinner. 

Abstracts for oral and poster presentations that represent the broad spectrum of integrative cancer research (basic, clinical, health care utilization, cost effectiveness, program and best practice guideline development) and clinical care are welcomed. In keeping with the conference theme, individuals submitting abstracts are encouraged to consider the research to practical applications factors of their work and its relevance to integrative cancer care.