Woodson Merrell, Albert Einstein School of Medicine

Charles Sawyer, Northwestern Health Sciences University

Timothy Birdsall, Cancer Treatment Centers of America

Lori Knutson, Penny George Institute for Health and Healing


February 26, 2009


Advancing the science base

Moderator: Bruce McEwen, Rockefeller University

Rapporteur: Richard Lifton, Yale University

Donald Abrams, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine

Kenneth Brigham, Emory University

Margaret Chesney, University of Maryland

Gary Deng, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Wayne Jonas, Samueli Institute

Lixing Lao, University of Maryland

Patrick Mansky, NIH National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Rustum Roy, Pennsylvania State University

Alan Trachtenberg, Indian Health Service


Reorienting the workforce

Moderator: Victor Sierpina, University of Texas Medical Branch

Rapporteur: Aviad Haramati, Georgetown University

Adam Burke, San Francisco State University

Lee Chin, Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center

Timothy Culbert, University of Minnesota

Patrick Hanaway, American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine

Mary Jo Kreitzer, University of Minnesota

Roberta Lee, Department of Integrative Medicine at Beth Israel Medical Center

Karen Malone, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

William Meeker, Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research

David Rakel, University of Wisconsin


Designing and building the economic incentives

Moderator: Sean Tunis, Center for Medical Technology Policy

Rapporteur: Helen Darling, National Business Group on Health

Eric Caplan, Lewin Group



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