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Conference for Integrative Oncology

Aug 2, New York, NY – RMTs are invited to register for the7th annual International Conference of the Society for Integrative Oncology; Informing the debate in practice, research and public policy be held in New York City from November 11-13, 2010.

August 9, 2010  By Massage Therapy Canada

conference will be held at The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue (at 103rd Street). 


year’s conference will address the challenges facing integrative oncology in
the new era of healthcare reform, while encouraging practitioners to meet patients’
current needs for evidence-based integrative oncology.  Its target audience includes RMTs, physicians,
nurses, social workers, naturopaths, psychologists, psychiatrists, palliative
care, acupuncturists, music therapists, TCM practitioners, traditional health
care practitioners, nutritionists, exercise and lifestyle coaches, pharmacists,
herbalists, scientists, public health professionals, patient advocates, and


At the end of the
conference, participants will be able to appreciate the relevance of
integrative oncology to international research and policy agendas; understand
the role of energy balance in cancer survivorship; identify gaps in integrative
oncology comparative effectiveness research; evaluate various models of
reimbursement for integrative oncology; plan for an integrative oncology
practice that makes optimal use of promising botanical and mind-body therapies
to meet patients’ needs.

The conference will
include international guest lecturers, panel discussions by a number of
integrative oncology experts, workshops and more.

For more information,
including registration details, please visit


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