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Save the Date! The 2018 IM Network Forum will be held on November 16th.

Genetics, Epigenetics & Lifestyle: Another Twist
https://oshercenter.org/oc-event/im-network-forum-2018/

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“There’s increasing scientific evidence to suggest that alternative therapies, such as acupuncture, chiropractic care and mindfulness, provide more than a placebo response."
Read more in this Brigham and Women's Hospital Health Hub Article with contributions from Osher Center directors.

“There’s increasing scientific evidence to suggest that alternative therapies, such as acupuncture, chiropractic care and mindfulness, provide more than a placebo response. Through cutting-edge translational research, scientists are providing data that expands our scientific understanding of hum...
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Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) is a life affirming, challenging practice in which you engage your own innate capacities to care for your body and mind. With commitment to yourself and your guide, you can find access to greater well-being and peace of mind.

This course led by Dr. Meghan Searl begins January 18th, 2018.

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) is a life affirming, challenging practice in which you engage your own innate capacities to care for your body and mind. With commitment to yourself and your guide, you can find access to greater well-being and peace of mind. View the Flier Instruction Th....
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“Could tai chi help address some of the walking problems, including the risk of falling, that often plague older people? This preliminary clinical trial adds to the growing evidence that the answer may be yes.”

“Could tai chi help address some of the walking problems, including the risk of falling, that often plague older people? This preliminary clinical trial adds to the growing evidence that the answer may be yes.” The preliminary clinical trial referred to is being performed by researchers at the O...
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The dean of Harvard Medical School, Dean George Daley, gave the opening remarks at this year's Osher Collaborative Meeting Wine & Cheese reception. The Osher Collaborative Meeting is the annual meeting of the six Osher Centers for Integrative Medicine, located across the US and one in Sweden. You can watch Dean George Daley's remarks on the Harvard Osher Center and entire Collaborative here

As part of the annual meeting of the Osher Collaborative for Integrative Medicine, which comprises six Osher Centers from across the United States and Sweden, we held a celebratory reception to bring together our colleagues from near and afar. The reception was held in honor of Mr. Bernard Osher and...
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Integrative Approaches to Headache Management, a course from the Osher Clinical Center.

Participants will explore and learn about both cutting edge science and centuries-old techniques and interventions for managing headaches.

In this series of three workshops, we will explore the use of chiropractic, acupuncture, yoga, craniosacral therapy, nutrition and healthy eating, exercise, and techniques including stress management, mindfulness, pain management, and cognitive restructuring in the management of headaches. Participa...
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Seeking seed funding for integrative medicine research studies? Review our RFA for this year's Osher Pilot Research Grants.

The Request for Applications for the Osher Pilot Research Awards is now open. This funding mechanism provides seed grants to support collaborative projects consistent within the Osher Center thematic areas of musculoskeletal health, healthy aging, and mind-body exercise. *Learn more at our February�...
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Request for Proposals from the Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health

Kripalu is seeking applications for the Samuel B. Hanser Visionary Award. This is the first grant targeted specifically to advance innovations in yoga research, furthering the goal of making yoga more accessible and accepted throughout society as a means for creating health and well-being. A single�...
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Women's Health and Pregnancy was the topic of September's Minding the Mind-Body Literature column. Read this publication by Drs. Gloria Yeh, Darshan Mehta, and Peter Wayne to discover Integrative Medicine research on this topic
#IntegrativeMedicine #OsherCenter #IntegrativeResearch #MindBody

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Learn more about the 2017 Osher Collaborative Meeting consisting of six Osher Centers across the US and Sweden, and enjoy a photo gallery of pictures from the reception at which we celebrated all the accomplishments and contributors to the Osher Centers' successes.

As part of the annual meeting of the Osher Collaborative for Integrative Medicine, which comprises six Osher Centers from across the United States and Sweden, we held a celebratory reception to bring together our colleagues from near and afar. The reception was held in honor of Mr. Bernard Osher and...
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Minding the Mind-Body Literature: Focusing on Children and Youth was the second quarterly column, published in March, of this series focused on highlighting important Integrative Medicine research.

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The Physiological and Clinical Importance of Stretching Fascia, a grand rounds presentation by Michael Chin, Chief Resident, Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and discussant Dr. Helene Langevin, Osher Center director, is accessible through the Osher Center website. Find the recording here (47:31 min run time)

The Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Occupational & Environmental Medicine Residency program holds web-streamed grand rounds consisting of a case presentation by a second-year resident followed by a discussion led by a Harvard Chan School of Public Health faculty member or medical specialis...
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Interested in learning about the research on Integrative Medicine treatments for Veterans? Read this publication, the third of this quarterly column in collaboration with JACM
#IntegrativeMedicineResearch #JournalofAlternativeandComplementaryMedicine #OsherCenter
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The Osher Center has published four articles for the quarterly column: Minding the Mind-Body Literature in collaboration with JACM. The first article, published in January, is available here, titled "Minding the Mind-Body Literature: Frontiers in Cancer Treatment".
#IntegrativeMedicineResearch #CancerResearch

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There’s increasing scientific evidence to suggest that alternative therapies, such as acupuncture, chiropractic care, and mindfulness, provide more than a place...bo response. Helene Langevin, MD, Director of the HMS Osher Center for Integrative Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, explains how translational research being conducted at the Osher Center is providing data that expands the scientific understanding of human health, replacing what has been anecdotal evidence for centuries.

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HMS Osher Center for Integrative Medicine is hosting a #TaiChi workshop with Dr. Peter Wayne on December 9th in Boston. Register now to secure your spot!

Tai Chi for Strong Bones and Balance, Healthy Hearts and Sharp Minds: A One-Day Introductory Workshop A growing body of medical research—including dozens of studies based at the Harvard Medical School—supports that Tai Chi mind-body exercise effectively improves balance and musculoskeletal strength,...
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Dietary supplements lead to tens of thousands of emergency department admissions each year in the United States. Learn why when Dr. Pieter Cohen presents "Safety of Supplements: Exploring the boundaries between drugs and supplements" on Tuesday, December 5th in the Bornstein Family Amphitheater in Brigham and Women's Hospital.

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Tue 8:00 AM ESTBornstein Family Amphitheater, BWH, 45 Francis St., Boston, MA 02215