Diet Modification as a Novel Therapeutic for Cancer Treatment: Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds, November 5th
Please join us for Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds on Tuesday, November 5, 2013 in 925 Chestnut Street, 2nd floor conference room from 8:00-9:00 am. Please note the venue for this exciting program. Nicole Simone, M. D. is presenting and the title of her presentation is:
“Diet Modification as a Novel Therapeutic for Cancer Treatment: When Less is More“
Dr. Simone is an Assistant Professor in the department of Radiation Oncology at Thomas Jefferson. Prior to joining the staff at Jefferson she developed preclinical models for cancer and calorie restriction at the National Cancer Institute. She is an expert in breast cancer care and an important aspect of her work is the effects of dietary interventions on breast cancer patients.
Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Jefferson Medical College designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category Credit(s). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Overall Goals and Objectives:
1. Identify recent advances in integrative medical care and discuss their application to clinical practice.
2. Describe the latest data on complementary and alternative medical therapies that could improve patient outcomes.
3. Discuss core integrative medicine topics that patients frequently ask physicians about.
Looking forward to seeing you there! If you are unable to attend, you can view all of our Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds presentations on (http://jdc.jefferson.edu/jmbcim_lectures/)
Daniel A. Monti, M.D.
Director, Jefferson-Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine
Thomas Jefferson University and Hospital
925 Chestnut Street Ste.120
Philadelphia, PA, 19107