IM Grand Rounds

Time and Venue

Monthly: First Tuesday @ 8:00-9:00 am
Networking Coffee Hour @ 9:00-10:00 am
Bornstein Family Amphitheater, BWH
45 Francis Street, Boston MA, 02115

  • Alternating “Clinical Case” and “Research” presentations.
  • Audience Q&A and post-event coffee hour.
  • Patient present for clinical cases (when possible).
  • Replaces the former  ‘Osher Research Seminar Series.’


The Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds Series is open to conventional and integrative medicine researchers, clinicians and educators from across Boston. The series aims to support inter-disciplinary learning and discuss the application of integrative medicine research and therapies.


07/02/19 (Mini Forum) “What’s the Connection between Integrative Medicine and Climate Change? : A Cross-Disciplinary Exploration.”
A panel discussion presented by Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, BWH/HMS.
Panelists: Renee Salas, MD, MPH, MS, Massachusetts General Hospital; Bill Ravanesi, MA, MPH, Health Care Without Harm; Peter Wayne PhD, Osher Center.

08/06/19 (Clinical) “Whole Health, Whole Food: Changing Cardiovascular Outcomes Through Lifestyle and Culinary Medicine.” presented by Kimberly Parks, DO, Massachusetts General Hospital

09/10/19* (Research) “Neuromodulation in Tune with the Body’s Rhythms: Enhancing Clinical Outcomes with Respiratory-Gated Auricular Vagal Afferent Nerve Stimulation (RAVANS),” presented by Vitaly Napadow, Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, MGH
*Note: Off-cycle scheduling: This Grand Rounds will take place on the 2nd Tuesday of September.

10/01/19 (Clinical) TBD

11/05/19 (Research) Topic: Global Mental Health, presented by Vikram Patel, PhD, MBBS, Dept of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Propose a Presentation

We’re open to ideas and presenters. If you have an idea that you’d like to have included to our Grand Rounds seminars, please use the form by clicking on the button below to contact us and we’ll be happy to follow up.

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