Integrative Oncology News
SIO 2020 Conference Rescheduled
Dear Colleagues and Friends,
16th International Conference Presentations Available
As a resource to SIO conference attendees, presentations from SIO's 16th International Conference in NYC are now accessible through VuMedi.com, a video hosting platform that posts content from a broad range of healthcare organizations and medical professionals.
There are a total of 29 videos available, which were recorded in Gramercy East/West conference room over the course of the three-day conference. The conference program is also available and downloadable through VuMedi.VuMedi.com is a complimentary service, but you do need to join the site before viewing presentations. Please follow the link provided here and scroll to the bottom of the page to create your account. It may take up to one hour for your account profile to be accepted, and you will receive a notification via email. You will not be able to view the presentations until you have received the acceptance notification. For those who are already VuMedi members, simply sign in and enter Society for Integrative Oncology in the search bar. Oral abstracts and presentations are also available to conference attendees through the Member portal of the SIO website. These presentations are restricted to conference attendees for three months.
Abstract Writing Best Practices
Abstract Writing Best Practices, presented by Linda Carlson, PhD, RPsych, University of Calgary. Links to Abstract Samples are provided below.
Voting Is Now Open for 2019 Elections - Board of Trustees
Voting is now open for the Society for Integrative Oncology Board of Trustees Election. We are using an online election system to tabulate our votes. All SIO members in good standing have been sent an email invitation to vote, with a unique access key which can be used to vote only once. All voting choices will remain anonymous. Voting will close at 11:45 pm (ET) August 30, 2019.
This year, there are six open spaces and six nominees for three-year terms. The nominees names and affiliations are:
EUGENE AHN, MD (currently on Board; seeking 2nd term): Medical Oncology/Medical Director of Clinical Research Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Zion, Il; SIO Board member; SIO Research Committee Co-Chair
ERAN BEN-ARYE, MD: Professor (Associate) and Director, Integrative Oncology Program Haifa and Western Galilee Oncology Service Lin Medical Center, Clalit Health Services Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion; Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel; SIO 2018 conference keynoter; SIO 2019 workshop presenter
SHEILA GARLAND, PhD: Assistant Professor (Cross Appointment) Division of Oncology, Faculty of Medicine Department of Psychology Memorial University St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada; Senior Scientist, Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia; SIO 2019 conference plenary speaker
ANA MARIA LOPEZ, MD, MPH, MACP: Professor of Medical Oncology and Population Sciences Sidney Kimmel Medical College Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA; SIO 2019 Conference Planning Committee
CHANNING PALLER, MD: Associate Professor of Oncology and Urology Department of Oncology Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD; SIO 2019 Scientific Review Committee Co-Chair; SIO 2019 Conference Planning Committee
PAUL SPAGNUOLO, PhD, MSc, BSc: Research Program Director – OMAFRA/UG; Partnership “Products and Value Chains;” Associate Professor, Department of Food Science University of Guelph, Canada
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