Conferences and Events

Integrative Medicine Program Lecture Series

Third Tuesday of every month. Event designed for faculty and staff within and outside of the institution.
This Lecture Series hosts expert speakers from around the world to present state-of-the-art research and clinical programs in the area of integrative medicine. Topics deal with evidence-based research on complementary cancer treatments and therapies.

Next Lecture: 

Open to the Public 

"Mapping the Mindful Brain: Neurobiological Substrates and Clinical Relevance for a Settled Mind."

David Vago, Ph.D., Associate Psychologist, Functional Neuroimaging Laboratory, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Instructor at Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Boston, Massachusetts.

Date: Tuesday, February 16, 2016; 12 - 1 p.m.
Location:
Onstead Auditorium (S3.8012) 
                6767 Bertner Ave, Houston, TX 77030

Please inquire about CME/CNE credits and Certificates of Attendance at the registration table. Nurses must complete the nursing evaluation form in order to obtain the credit. 

Lunch will be provided for the first 75 participants.

For more information contact: Romana Polanska, Sr. Health Education Specialist, at rpolanska@mdanderson.org

  

Friends of Integrative Medicine Event

Open to the Public 

“Mindfulness Meditation: How Mental Training can Re-Wire the Brain for a Healthy Mind and Body”

David Vago, Ph.D., Associate Psychologist in the Functional Neuroimaging Laboratory Brigham, Women’s Hospital Instructor, Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Boston

Date: Thursday, February 15, 2016
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Location: South Campus Research Building 2
7435 Fannin St., Houston 77054

For questions about upcoming FIM events, please contact KMTaniguchi@mdanderson.org

Sign-up to become a FIM member today

 

Events Partnership with MFAH

Open to the Public 

“The Art of Living the Anticancer Life”

Led by Lorenzo Cohen,Ph.D., Director, Integrative Medicine Program, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Date: Thursday, March 24, 2016
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Location: Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Beck Building, 5601 Main Street

 

Local Conferences & Lectures

Open to the Public.

 

  • Integrative Medicine Program's 
    Integrative Oncology Healthcare Professional Training Conference

Date: TBA
Location: The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA

 

  • Integrative Medicine Program's
    Conference for Acupuncturists and Massage Therapists

Date: TBA
Location: The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Mays Clinic, 
1220 Holcombe Blvd, CPB8, Houston, Texas, USA

 

For more information about Integrative Medicine Program conferences contact Deanna Cuello, Program Manager, at (01) 713-794-1887 or via email.

 

Workshops

For healthcare professionals

Integrative Medicine Program Workshop

Date: April 7-8, 2016
Location: MD Anderson Cancer Center, Mays Clinic, Integrative Medicine Center
                1220 Holcombe Blvd. (at Bertner), Houston, TX 77030

Mailing Address: Kira Taniguchi, Integrative Medicine Program, 1400 Pressler St., U1414, Houston, Texas, 77030, USA

Information and Registration 

For more information about Integrative Medicine Program workshop contact Kira Taniguchi, Department Publications Coordinator, at (01) 713-745-4764 or via email.

  

National & International 
Integrative Medicine Conferences

Open to the Public.

  • International Congress on Integrative Medicine & Health

Date: 05.17.2016 - 05.20.2016
Location: Green Valley Ranch Resort, Las Vegas, Nevada

Information
Conference Registration
Program

 

  • 13th International Conference of the Society for Integrative Oncology

Date: 11.06.2016 - 11.08.2016
Location: Miami, Florida, USA

Information: info@integrativeonc.org; Phone: 347.676.1SIO (746)
Conference registration: www.integrativeonc.org  

Last updated 1/20/2016

 For more information on upcoming conferences and topics related to Integrative Medicine please visit the Society of Integrative Oncology at www.integrativeonc.org 

FIM Evening Events

 

"Mindfulness Meditation: How Mental Training can Re-Wire the Brain for a Healthy Mind and Body"

David Vago, Ph.D.
Associate Psychologist in the Functional Neuroimaging Laboratory, Brigham and Women's Hospital and instructor at Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Boston

Feb 15, 2016, 6:30 - 7:30 pm 

Event Open to the Public

See flyer for detalis

Monthly Lecture Series

"Mapping the Mindful Brain: Neurobiological Substrates and Clinical Relevance for a Settled Mind."

David Vago, Ph.D.
Associate Psychologist, Functional Neuroimaging Laboratory, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 
Instructor at Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Boston

February 16, 2016
12-1 p.m.

 Lecture Series Video Library