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.


11/05/19 (Research) ‘Reimagining Person-Centered Care for Chronic Conditions: Lessons from My Mother
Presenter: Vikram Patel, MBBS, PhD, The Pershing Square Professor of Global Health and Wellcome Trust Principal Research Fellow, Dept. Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School

12/03/19 (Clinical) ‘Understanding the Role of Naturopathic Doctors in Integrative Medicine: An Oncology Case Study.’
Lindsay Rockwell, DO, Medical Director, Mass General Cancer Center at Cooley Dickinson Hospital; Amy Rothenberg, ND, Naturopathic Health Care, Northampton, MA

01/07/20 (Research)  “Endogenous bioelectric networks and regenerative medicine”
Presenter: Mike Levin, PhD, Vannevar Bush Professor, Biology Dept., and Director, Allen Discovery Center at Tufts, and Tufts Center for Regenerative and Developmental Biology, Tufts University

02/04/20 (Research) Zev Schuman-Olivier, MD, Director, Center for Mindfulness Compassion, Cambridge Health Alliance

03/03/20 (Clinical) Joanne Borg-Stein, MD, Chief, Division of Sports and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital

04/07/20 (Research) Ahmed Tawakol, MD, Co-Director, Cardiovascular Imaging Research
Center, Massachusetts General Hospital

05/05/20 (Clinical) David Systrom, MD, Pulmonary and Critical Care, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

06/02/20 (Research) Mats Lekander, PhD, Karolinska Instituet, Sweden



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