Distinguished Speaker Series
This series consists of visiting professor lectures offered to the University of Maryland health care system and surrounding health care community. Noted academicians in the field of complementary medicine and integrative medicine discuss relevant topics in the areas of research, education, and clinical practice.
Past speakers and topics have included:
Neural Immune Interactions in Health and Disease: Development and challenges of non-invasive measures for Complementary and Alternative Medicine interventions.
Esther Sternberg, M.D.
Spring Health Series
April and May 2009
Series of 8 Integrative Health Lectures
Speakers included:Lixing Lao, PhD, LAc; Joyce Frye, DO, MBA, MSCE; & Lauren Richter, DO, M Ac
Relationships in Healing: The Agent of Change in the Post-Industrial Medical Landscape
David Reilly, FRCP, MRCGP, FFHom
The Centre for Integrative Care, Glasgow Homoeopathic Hospital
Research Directions in Complementary Medicine
Wayne Jonas, MD
NIH Office of Alternative Medicine
Evidence-based Complementary Medicine: A Contradiction in Terms?
Prof. Edzard Ernst
Department of Complementary Medicine
Exeter University, England
Complementary Medicine in the Information Age
Alejandro Jadad, MD, DPhil
Professor of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics
Director, McMaster Evidence-based Practice Center
Human Healing and the Therapeutic Encounter: Our Patient Encounters Affect Outcomes
David Reilly, MD
Glasgow Homeopathic Hospital