Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds

photo-eakens This Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds Series is open to both conventional and integrative medicine researchers, clinicians and educators from across Boston, and aims to support inter-disciplinary learning and discuss the application of integrative medicine therapies. The format includes pre-selected discussants, audience Q&A and may include the patient.

 

  • Each month a different institution from across Boston is invited to give a clinical case presentation.
  • Contact us to propose a New Clinical Case Presentation at [email protected].
  • WATCH VIDEO Archives below
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Time and Venue

Held Monthly, First Tuesday’s
8:00 am-9:00 am
Followed by networking coffee hour (9:00 am-10:00 am)

Bornstein Family Amphitheater, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
45 Francis Street, Boston MA, 02115


Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds Upcoming Schedule:

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Clinical Case Presentation: “Integrative Nursing: An Ever-Evolving Caring Science”
Presenting Institution:
Integrative Nursing Program, Dana Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI)

Co-Presenter: 
Shanna D. Hoffman, RN, MSN, AGCNS-BC, Program Director, Integrative Nursing Program, DFCI
Co-Presenter: Carolyn Hayes, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, Director, Oncology, Nursing and Clinical Services, Brigham and Women’s Hospital; Associate Chief Nurse, DFCI
Co-Presenter: Paula Koppel, MS, RN, GNP-BC, Nurse Consultant, Integrated Health Coach, DFCI
Co-Presenter: Michele H. Mittelman, RN, MPH, Co-Founder, CEO, Global Advances in Health and Medicine
Co-Presenter: Catherine Hulme-Freudenberger, RN, BSN, MS, OCN, Oncology Certified RN, DFCI

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Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds VIDEO Archives

10/04/2016 Osher Clinical Center: Gastrointestinal distress aggravated by gluten: Is it irritable bowel or gluten sensitivity?
09/06/2016 Marino Center for Integrative Health, Mt. Auburn Hospital: Acupuncture for Tinnitus – Evidence or Anecdote?
08/02/2016 Zakim Center, DFCI: Reiki Therapy and Conventional Medicine: An Integrative and Comprehensive Approach
07/05/2016 Cancelled in observance of Independence Day, USA
06/07/2016 Osher Clinical Center: Nutritional Health Coaching in an Integrative Setting
05/03/2016 Boston Children’s Hospital: Calamare Therapy- An Innovative Pain Treatment
04/05/2016 Boston Children’s Hospital: Family-Centered Integrative Care in a Pediatric Hospital
03/01/2016 Berklee College of Music: Integrative Health through Music Therapy
02/02/2016 BWH: Contextual CBT for Medical Illness and Depression
01/05/2016 MGH: Incorporating IM Therapies into Care for Post 9/11 Veterans
12/01/2015 Osher: Core Movement Integration for Parkinson Disease Care
11/03/2015 Spaulding: Functional Restoration Program with IM for Fibromyalgia
10/06/2015 BMC: Integrative Group Visit Model for Chronic Pain Management
09/01/2015 BWH: Bariatric Care and Integrative Therapies
08/04/2015 BIDMC: An Integrative Approach for Chronic Stress and Insomnia
07/07/2015 DFCI: Multiple IM Therapies and Conventional Prostate Cancer Care
06/02/2015 MGH/NESA: Acupuncture for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
05/05/2015 BHI: Mind-Body Medicine for Crohn’s Disease Management
03/03/2015 Osher: Chiropractic Treatment for Severe Back Pain and Sciatica

 


October 4th 2016

Clinical Case Presentation: “A Patient with gastrointestinal distress aggravated by gluten has a normal upper endoscopy and colonoscopy: Is it irritable bowel or gluten sensitivity?”by Osher Clinical Center for Integrative Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Presenting Institution: Osher Clinical Center for Integrative Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

 

October 2016 IM Grand Rounds
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Presenter: Donald Levy, MD, Medical Director, OCC, BWH
Discussant: Walter Chan, MD, Director, Center for Gastrointestinal Motility, BWH; Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School
Discussant: Randall Paulsen, MD, Psychiatrist, OCC, BWH; Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School


September 6th 2016

Clinical Case Presentation: “Acupuncture Therapy for Tinnitus: Evidence-based or Anecdote-based?”

Presenting Institution: Marino Center for Integrative Health, Mt. Auburn Hospital


Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds Sept 2016

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Presenter: Hiromichi Miyahsita, MD, Primary Care Physician, Marino Center for Integrative Health, Mt. Auburn Hospital

Discussant: Shamik Bhattacharyya, MD, Neurologist, Chief of Spinal Cord Disorders Division, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

 


August 2nd, 2016

Clinical Case Presentation: “Reiki Therapy and Conventional Medicine: An Integrative and Comprehensive Approach”

Presenting Institution:  Zakim Center for Integrative Therapies, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI)

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Co-Presenter: Patricia Arcari, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, Program Manager, Meditation and Mindfulness, Zakim Center for Integrative Therapies, DFCI
Co-Presenter: Libby Barnett, MSW, Master Reiki Teacher, DFCI and Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH)
Co-Presenter: Kathy Guimond, BSN, RN, CCRN, Meditation Bone Marrow Transplant Nursing, BWH
Co-Presenter:
Judith Fraizer, RN, BA, M.Ed, Master Reiki Teacher, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
Co-Presenter: Bambi P. Mathay, LMT, NCTMB, RMT, Lead Oncology Massage Therapist and Reiki Master Teacher, Zakim Center for Integrative Therapies, DFCI


July 5th, 2016

Presentation cancelled in observance of Independent Day, USA


June 7th, 2016

Clinical Case Presentation: “Nutritional Health Coaching in an Integrative Setting”

Presenting Institution: Osher Clinical Center, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

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Co-Presenter: Caitlin Hosmber-Kirby, MS, RD, Senior Nutrionist, Osher Clinical Center for Integrative Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Co-Presenter: Kathy McManus, MS, RD, LDN, Director, Dept. of Nutrition; Director, Dietic Internship, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Discussant: Donald Levy, MD, Director, Osher Clinical Center for Integrative Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital


May 3rd, 2016

Clinical Case Presentation: “Calmare Therapy – An Innovative Pain Treatment: What is it, and Does it Help?

Presenting Institution: Boston Children’s Hospital

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Co-Presenter: Erza Cohen, MD, Rheumatology Fellow, Boston Children’s Hospital
Co-Presenter: Darshan Mehta, MD, MPH, Associate Director of Education, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital; Medical Director, Benson-Henry Institute, Massachusetts General Hospital
Co-Presenter: Helene Langevin, MD, Director, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Discussant: Yvonne Lee, MD, MMSc, Director, Pain Research, Div. Rhuematology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital


April 5th, 2016

Clinical Case Presentation: “Family-Centered Integrative Care in a Pediatric Hospital: An Interdisciplinary Model”

Presenting Institution: Boston Children’s Hospital


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Co-Presenter: Emily Davidson, MD, MPH, Attending Physician, Boston Children’s Hospital
Co-Presenter: Diane Cella, MSN, RN, RYT, Pediatric Nursing, Boston Children’s Hospital
Co-Presenter: Stephanie Porter, MSN, RN, Nursing Faculty Member, Boston Children’s Hospital
Co-Presenter: Lori Lazdowsky, RN, BSN, CPN, Clinical Coordinator, Pediatric Headache Program, Boston Children’s Hospital
Co-Presenter: Yuan-Chi Lin, MD, MPH, Director, Medical Acupuncture Service and Senior Associate of Anesthesia, Boston Children’s Hospital


March 1st, 2016

Clinical Case Presentation: “Integrative Health Through Music Therapy” Research, Practice and Demonstration”

Presenting Institution: Berklee College of Music

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Presenter: Suzanne Hanser, Ed.D, MT-BC, Chair, Music Therapy Department, Berklee College of Music
Discussant: Robert Saper, MD, MPH, Founder and Director, Boston Medical Center Program for Integrative Medicine and Health Care Disparities


February 2nd, 2016

Clinical Case Presentation: “Contextual Cognitive Behavioral Therapies for Patients with Medical Illness and Depression: Three Acceptance-based CBT Approaches.”

Presenting Institution: Brigham and Women’s Hospital

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Co-Presenter: Abby Altman, PhD, Associate Psychologist and Associate Director of Psychiatry Education, BWH
Co-Presenter: Sonia Matwin, PhD, Associate Psychologist, BWH Faulkner
Co-Presenter: Meghan Searl, PhD, Clinical Neuropsychologist, Center for Brain Mind Medicine, BWH
Discussant: Megan Oser, PhD, Director, CBT and Behavioral Medicine Program, Dept. of Psychiatry, BWH


January 5th, 2016

Clinical Case Presentation: “Incorporating Integrative Therapies into Care for Post 9/11 Veterans and their Families with Post-Deployment Mental Health Concerns.”

Presenting Institution: Massachusetts General Hospital

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Co-Presenter: Margaret Harvey, Psy.D, Director, Intensive Clinical Program, Home Base Program, Red Sox Foundation and MGH; Associate in Psychology, MGH, Instructor in Psychiatry, HMS
Co-Presenter: Louisa Grandin Sylvia, PhD, Director of Psychology, Bipolar Clinic and Research Program, MGH; Director, Health & Wellness, Red Sox Foundation and MGH; Home Base Program; Assistant Professor of Psychology, HMS


December 1st, 2015

Clinical Case Presentation: “A 76 y.o. woman with Parkinson’s Disease, adds core movement Integration to conventional care to learn Alternative strategies to improve posture and daily Life Activities.”

Presenting Institution: Osher Clinical Center for Integrative Medicine

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Co-Presenter: Arthur Madore, LMT, Licensed Massage Therapist, Osher Clinical Center for Integrative Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Co-Presenter: Donald Levy, MD, Medical Director, Osher Clinical Center for Integrative Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Discussant: Lewis Sudarsky, MD, Director, Movement Disorders Divion, Brigham and Women’s Hospital; Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School


November 3rd, 2015

Clinical Case Presentation: “A 52 y.o. woman with fibromyalgia who underwent an outpatient Functional Restoration Program that integrates integrative medicine techniques into standard physical, occupational and psychological therapy.”

Presenting Institution: Spaulding Rehabilitation Network (SPN)

Spaulding Rehabilitation Network Nov 2015

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Co-Presenter: Eric Leskowitz, MD, Director, Spaulding Rehabilitation Network’s Integrative Medicine Task Force, SRN
Co-Presenter: Eve Kennedy-Spaien, OTR/L, Clinical Supervisor, Medford Outpatient and IM Programs, SRN
Co-Presenter: Jennifer Jackson, PT, Advanced Clinical Specialist, SRN
Discussant: Ariana Vora, MD, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital


October 6th, 2015

Clinical Case Presentation: “A 40+ y.o. woman with a history of chronic pain, experiences improvement through participation in novel Integrative Medicine Group visits.”

Presenting Institution: Boston Medical Center (BMC)

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Co-Presenter: Paula Gardiner, MD, MPH, Assistant Director, Program for Integrative Medicine and Health Care, BMC
Co-Presenter: Katherine Gergen Barnett, MD, Director, Integrative Medicine Clinical Services, BMC
Discussant: Kavitha Gazula, MD, Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, BMC


September 1st, 2015

Clinical Case Presentation: “Improving Health through Bariatric Surgery: Integrative care of a 42 y.0. male with diabetes, hypertension and severe obstructive sleep apnea.”

Presenting Institution: Center for Metabolic Health and Bariatric Surgery, Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH)

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Co-Presenter: Paul Davidson, PhD, Director of Behavioral Services, Bariatric Psychologist, Center for Metabolic Health and Bariatric Surgery, BWH;
Co-Presenter: Katy Hartman, MS, RD, LDN, Senior Clinical Bariatric Dietician, Center for Metabolic Health and Bariatric Surgery, BWHD
Co-Presenter: Ali Tavakkoli, MD: Co-Director, Center for Weight Management and Metabolic Surgery
Discussant: Kellene A. Isom, MS, RD, LDM, Bariatric Program Manager, Senior Clinical Bariatric Dietician, Center for Metabolic Health and Bariatric Surgery, BWH


August 4th, 2015

Clinical Case Presentation: “Chronic Stress and Insomnia: An Integrative Approach Using Relaxation Techniques and Acupuncture.

Presenting Institution: Cheng-Tsui Integrated Health Center, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC)

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Co-Presenter: Aditi Nerurkar MD, MPH, Cheng-Tsui Integrated Health Center, BIDMC
Co-Presenter: Wenfie Xie, Li.Ac., Cheng-Tsui Integrated Health Center, BIDMC


July 7th, 2015

Clinical Case Presentation: “64 y.o. male with high-risk prostate cancer undergoing radiation and hormone therapy, supported by acupuncture and multiple IM therapies.”

Presenting Institution: The Leonard P. Zakim Center for Integrative Therapies at Dana Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI)

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Co-Presenter: Weidong Lu, MB, MPH, PhD, Lead Oncology Acupuncturist, Zakim Center, DFCI;
Co-Presenter: Emily E Beiber, MS, RD, LDN, Zakim Center, DFCI;
Co-Presenter: Sharon Bober PhD, Director of Sexual Health Program, DFCI;
Discussant: Douglas Brandoff, MD, Co-Director, Palliative Care Clinic, DFCI;
Panelist: Nancy Campbell, MS, Clinical Exercise Physiologist, Zakim Center, DFCI


June 2nd, 2015

Clinical Case Presentation:“51 y.o. female suffering from carpal tunnel syndrome: Acupuncture as an evidence-based clinical option.”

Presenting Institutions: Center for Integrative Pain NeuroImaging (CiPNI); The New England School of Acupuncture

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Co-Presenter: Vitaly Napadow, PhD, Lic.Ac., Director, Center for Integrative Pain NeuroImaging, MGH; Associate Professor, Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, MGH
Co-Presenter: Steve Cina, Lic.AC. Chair, Orthopedic Acupuncture Dept. NESA
Discussant: Joseph Audette, MA, MD, Chief, Dept. of Pain Medicine, Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates


May 5th, 2015

Clinical Case Presentation:
“27 y.o. man with Crohn’s Disease treated with mind-body medicine: Building Resiliency for Disease Management”

Presenting Institution: Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

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Co-Presenter: Peg Baim, MS, NP, Clinical Director, Center for Training; Director, Stress Management and Resiliency Training Program (SMART), BHI;
Co-Presenter: Darshan Mehta, MD, MPH, Medical Director, BHI;
Co-Presenter:
John Denninger, MD, PhD, Director of Research, BHI;
Discussant: Joshua Korzenik, MD, Director, Crohn’s and Colitis Center, Brigham and Women’s Hospital


March 3rd, 2015

Clinical Case Presentation:
“61 y.o. man with severe back pain and sciatica presenting to a chiropractor at an Integrative Medical Center.”

Presenting Institution: Osher Clinical Center, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

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Co-presenter: Matthew H. Kowalski, DC/
Discussant: John H. Chi, MD, MPH