CAM Seminars

Spring 2019

Thursdays, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Room 239, Basic Science Building

Date Seminar Information
January 24 Creating Healthier Healthcare
Julia F. Langley
Faculty Director
Arts and Humanities Program
Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
Washington, DC
January 31 Mindfulness Meditation: Efficacy, fMRI, and Endocrine Effects
Elizabeth Hoge, MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Georgetown University Medical Center
Washington, DC
February 7 T cells, Neurotransmitters and Sunlight
Gerard Ahern, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Pharmacology and Physiology
Georgetown University
Co-Director Georgetown University-NIH PhD Program
Washington, DC
February 14 Biological Plausibility of Acupuncture – From Observation to Prediction
Charles C. Shang, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX
February 28 Overcoming Barriers of Acupuncture Research
Richard C. Niemtzow, MD, Ph.D., MPH
Colonel (ret), USAF, MC, FS
Integrative Medicine Consultant to the USAF Surgeon General
Director USAF Acupuncture & Integrative Med Center
Joint Base Andrews, MD
Assistant Professor
Uniformed Services U. of the Health Sciences
Former President AAMA
Editor-in-Chief: Medical Acupuncture
Senior Military Editor: Journal of Alternative and Comp. Medicine
March 14 Basic of Integrative Oncology
M. Miles Braun, MD MPH RYT
Adjunct Professor
Adolescent & Young Adult Integrative Oncology Initiative
Department of Oncology
Georgetown University School of Medicine
Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
March 21 Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing at the University of Minnesota: History, Challenges and Opportunities
Mary Jo Kreitzer PhD, RN, FAAN
Director, Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing
Professor, School of Nursing
University of Minnesota
March 28 Strategies for Developing a Library of Medical Plants in China
David Eisenberg, MD
Adjunct Associate Professor
Director, Culinary Nutrition
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Founding Co-Director
‘Healthy Kitchens, Healthy Lives’ Conference
Founding Co-Director
CIA-Harvard Chan Teaching Kitchen Collaborative
Boston, MA

Fall 2015-Spring 2016, Fall 2016-Spring 2017 CAM Seminar Schedule