CIM Member Media & Publications
Zeidan, PhD, and Robert Coghill, PhD,
neurobiology and anatomy, are receiving widespread national and
international coverage for study on how meditation reduces pain,
including CNN.com, U.S. News & World
Report and The Telegraph.
Naturally. Review by Roger
Brumback. Journal of Child Neurology.
expectations, and preferences for mind-body practices to reduce
stress. Kathi J Kemper, Sally Bulla, Deborah Krueger, MaryJane
Ott, Jane McCool and Paula Gardiner.
Farmer's Market Returns!
Farmer's Market sponsored by ActionHealth, will begin its 6th Season
with a Grand Opening on Thursday, May 19th! The Market will be in the Old Hawthorne Parking
Deck (3rd floor). The Market will have fruits, vegetables, meat,
honey, breads, crafts, and much more!
If you know a farmer who would be interested in
participating, or have suggestions to make this the biggest and best
yet, contact Ashley Winton, RD, CDE at (336)
Acupuncture in Menopause Study
NIH Acupuncture in
Location: WFBH - Winston-Salem, NC
Avis received a $2 million, five-year award from the National
Institutes of Health to conduct a pragmatic trial of acupuncture for
hot flashes. See www.ClinicalTrials.gov,
or contact Kristin Prevette for participant recruitment details
at (336) 716-5170.
Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM)
PCRM is a
nonprofit organization that promotes preventive medicine, .conducts clinical research, and encourages
higher standards for ethics and effectiveness in research.
their website www.pcrm.org.
Nurses Nutrition Network
The PCRM Nurses Nutrition
Network resources help nursing and healthcare
professionals demonstrate to patients how a low-fat, plant-based diet
can prevent and reverse chronic diseases, such as diabetes, heart
disease, and cancer.
Register online for the
upcoming teleconference series:
Neal D. Barnard, MD,
May 4: My Pyramid vs.
President of PCRM
Based Nutrition - Everything
Kathi J. Kemper, MD, MPH, you
Need to Know About
Director of WFBH CIM.
Food Guidelines and Ensuring
Nutrition - Cancer Prevention
Plant-Based Nutrition for
May 25: Vegan
Diets for Diabetes
in World of Meat-Eaters
for Integrative Medicine Library
Hundreds of new
available at the
The CIM Library has
hundreds of books, CD's, DVD's, and tapes to lend to WFBH employees. New
additions to the library include:
- 21-Day Weight Loss Kitstart: Boost
Metabolism, Lower Cholesterol, and Dramatically Improve Your Health by
Neal D. Barnard, MD.
- Dr. Neal Barnard's Program for Reversing
Diabetes by Neal D. Barnard, MD.
- The Gerson Therapy: The Proven
Nutritional Program for Cancer and Other Illnesses by Charlotte
Gerson and Morton Walker, DPM
- Complete Guide to Complementary &
Alternative Cancer Therapies - American Cancer Society
- Life Over Cancer: The Block Center
Program for Integrative Cancer Treatment by Keith I. Block,
- Integrative Oncology by Donald Abrams and
- The Now River: Practical Techniques
for Living in the Present Moment by Nancy
L. Bloemer (Recent donation from N. Bloemer)
CIM Library subjects include:
Medical Practice / Education
Healing Touch /
Energy Medicine Meditation
Food / DIet /
/ Tai Chi / Yoga
the CIM Library Listing and
contact CIM to borrow items through WFBH
Interoffice Mail, or visit us at 2060 Cloverdale Avenue,
Make a Difference!
for Integrative Medicine is able to offer integrative medicine
clinical services, education, and research in our community thanks to
the support of generous individual donors!
We welcome all types of donations, whether it is a
one-time gift, a monthly donation, or resources for our Library
(books, DVD's, CD's and videos).
Making a donation is as easy as 1-2-3!
Option 1 - Make an On-Line Gift
- See our website for
Option 2 - Mail a Gift to the Center for Integrative Medicine.
Cloverdale Avenue, Winston-Salem, NC 27157
Lauren Azevedo, Center Manager.
Option 3 - Call the Office of Development and
at (336) 716-4589 or visit their website.
Natural Standard provides
high-quality, evidence-based information about complementary and alternative
therapies, diets, exercise and nutrition.
Integrative Practitioner is a leading online community for practitioners of
integrative medicine providing resources including opportunities for
peer-to-peer collaboration and discussion. A recent article on
the website included Dr. Alan Gaby, former
president of the American Holistic Medical Association, author
of the highly anticipated textbook Nutritional Medicine,
and nationally renowned speaker, weighing in on proper
vitamin D dosage and more. Read more, or view Dr. Gaby's interview at the 2011 Integrative Healthcare
Center for Life
Arti Prasad, MD, Founding
Executive Director of UNM Center for Life (CFL), and Chief, Section of Integrative Medicine, UNMHSC
Albuquerque, New Mexico, recently visited Dr. Kathi Kemper and the
Center for Integrative Medicine.
an Integrative and Inter-Cultural Center for Prevention and Wellness,
treating people with a wide range of health issues, using a vast
array of ancient and modern techniques. To learn more
about their services, visit their website www.unmmg.org/cfl/.
Natural Triad Magazine
is proud to announce its first annual Healthy Living Directory.
This directory includes over 200 listings in over 80 wellness
categories from Acupuncture to Yoga. Each listing
includes the practice/ practitioner name, contact information, and a
brief description of their services. Most listings are located in the
heart of the Triad, with a few located in the High Country area of
NC. There are also coupons inside for close to $300 in
savings from area practices, including massage, acupuncture,
nutritional counseling and more! The directory can be
ordered from www.NaturalTriad.com. Directories
are also available at lower than wholesale for any practice or
retailer who would like to re-sell them. Call (336) 369-4170 for
A Visionary New Understanding of Happiness and Well-Being by Martin Seligman (Free Press)
The Good Among
the Great: 19 Traits of the Most Admirable, Creative, and Joyous
People by Donald Van de Mark (Columbia Island Press)
Tree: How Trees, Women, and Tree People Can Save the Planet
by Jean Shinoda Bolen (Conari Press)
Trauma Through Yoga: Reclaiming Your Body by David
Emerson and Elizabeth Hopper, PhD (North Atlantic Books)
Stop Beating Yourself Up and Leave Insecurity Behind by
Kristin Neff, PhD (Morrow)
Courtesy of Dan Fields
Triad / Wake Forest Integrative Medicine Seminar
May 12, 2011
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Boyd Bailey, Lic. Ac.; Piedmont Acupuncture
& Oriental Medicine presents:
Calming the Spirit - Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine for Anxiety, Depression and
The Seminar Series is open and free to the
public. Lunch is provided. Location: Piedmont Plaza One,
Kitty Hawk Room, 1920 West First Street, Winston-Salem, NC. For
information, contact Tom Arcury at
Stress into Well Being at Work
you wake up exhausted?
you dread going to work?
you feel like you never have
workshop will focus on methods and insights that can be applied at
work. Through lecture, experiential exercises, group sharing
and meditation practice, learn how to transform stress, work more
effectively, and experience joy at work.
Retreat and Talks
teacher Chan Huy, MS, MBA, CPC
will be coming to North Carolina at the end of May to facilitate a
weekend retreat at St. Francis Prayer Center in Stoneville, NC, and
to give a public talk on Mindful Eating in Greensboro.
For information, view flyers:
Mindfulness Eating - May 25
Mindfulness Retreat - May
28 - 30
and Integrative Medicine: Where the Rubber Meets the Road
July 21 thru 23
Wisconsin Dells, WI
growth of Complementary and Integrative Medicine has brought both
opportunities and challenges to patients and consumers.
Patients are confronted with a bewildering array of promises and
claims that seems to expand every day. This presents a unique
challenge to physicians and other health care professionals tasked
with helping their patients make informed healthcare
and clinicians from Mayo Clinic Arizona and Rochester have
collaborated to develop the CME course Complementary and
Integrative Medicine: Where the Rubber Meets the Road to
provide a general working knowledge of Complementary and Integrative
Medicine, familiarity with some of the most common therapies and,
most importantly, practical applications of these therapies for
patients with relevant diseases and conditions. Speakers
include Amit Sood, MD,
and Kathi J. Kemper, MD, MPH.
Science, New Solutions
for Integrative Oncology will hold its 8th International Conference
with Chair Keith I. Block, MD, Co-Chair Marja Verhoef PhD, and
Honorary Chair Pamela B. Davis, MD, PhD. Francis S. Collins,
MD, PhD, Director of the National Institutes of Health will give the
keynote. For information, visit www.integrativeonc.org.
If you would like us to help promote your integrative medicine
related information or events, contact CIM at CIM@wfubmc.edu.