|Integrative Medicine in Preventive Medicine|
Faculty Development Webinar Series
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Session Six: Integrative Medicine for the Underserved
11:00 am - 12:00 pm (ET)
The purpose of this webinar is to introduce participants to models for providing integrative health care to underserved populations. Discussion will focus on the Program for Integrative Medicine and Health Care Disparities at Boston Medical Center/Boston University. Our newest initiative, Integrative Medicine Group Visits, will be described in detail.
Robert Saper, MD, MPH
Director, Program for Integrative Medicine and Health Care Disparities
Dr. Saper is Director of the Program for Integrative Medicine and Health Care Disparities at Boston Medical Center and Boston University and Associate Professor of Family Medicine at Boston University’s School of Medicine and Public Health. Dr. Saper graduated from Harvard Medical School and completed Harvard’s three-year Clinical Research Fellowship in CAM Research and Faculty Development. In 2004, Dr. Saper received a five-year Academic Career Development Award from the NIH National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) and an NCCAM grant in 2010 to conduct comparative effectiveness research on hatha yoga, physical therapy and education for chronic low back pain in low income minority populations. In addition to conducting research in other areas, including the safety and efficacy of traditional Indian herbal medicines, Dr. Saper has authored numerous publications in journals such as JAMA, American Family Physician, and Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine, is incoming Vice Chair of the Consortium of Academic Health Centers for Integrative Medicine, and currently serves as Co-Chair of the 2014 International Research Congress for Integrative Medicine and Health.
Danielle Dresner, MPH
Integrative Medicine Clinical Services Coordinator, Program for Integrative Medicine and Health Care Disparities
Ms. Dresner is a graduate of Boston University School of Public Health and currently coordinates Integrative Medicine Clinical Services for Boston Medical Center’s Integrative Medicine and Health Care Disparities Program. Ms. Dresner also manages a PCORI funded study at Boston Medical Center focusing on integrative medicine group visits for patients with chronic pain and depression and coordinates the Integrative Medicine rotation for Boston Medical Center’s Preventive Medicine Residency program.
Jennifer Trask, ND, PharmD
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
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Term of Approval
November 14, 2013 through September 30, 2016. Original release date: November 14, 2013
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Acknowledgement of Support
The American College of Preventive Medicine acknowledges the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) for its generous support of the Integrative Medicine in Preventive Medicine Education Project. For more information about the project please see www.IMPriME.org.