Lorenzo Cohen and an Individualized Approach to Cancer Care: Notes from the International Society for Neurofeedback and Research (ISNR)09/19/2013
School of Mind-Body Medicine Chair Donald Moss is attending the ISNR meeting in Dallas this week, where he will be teaching a competency course in heart rate variability biofeedback and a workshop on ethics and professional standards in Neurofeedback. Dr. Moss will report in on relevant scientific programs at ISNR.
Today Lorenzo Cohen, PhD, provided a keynote presentation on the relevance of dietary, exercise, and life style changes for cancer prevention, and a review of current research on mind-body practices for cancer. Dr. Lorenzo Cohen is Professor and Director of the Integrative Medicine Program at The University of Texas/MD Anderson Cancer Center and Distinguished Clinical Professor, Fudan University Cancer Hospital, Shanghai, China. Dr. Cohen is a founding member and past president of the international Society for Integrative Oncology.
Saybrook University Mind-Body Medicine PhD Student, Michelle Lamasa-Schrader, Accepted as Intern for Center for Mind-Body Medicine09/18/2013
Michelle LaMasa-Schrader is a PhD student in the Saybrook University School of Mind-Body Medicine in the Healthcare Practice Specialization, currently in the dissertation research stage. She reports that her doctoral program has been a turning point in her professional and personal growth. During the past three years, she served the Saybrook Mind-Body Medicine Community as a member of the Student Academic Review Board Committee, as a Teaching Fellow, and most recently as a mentor to incoming PhD students to support and guide them in their journey toward the PhD.