The Evolution of Medicine – 3 Part Series

Welcome to the Evolution of Medicine series. The goal of this 3 part series is to take you on a journey of understanding the medical system we have here in British Columbia. I will briefly explain why conventional medical doctors think and act the way they do, and why an increasing number of doctors are […]

U of T Dean of Pharmacy Wins $250,000 Dr. Rogers Prize

University of Toronto pharmacy professor Heather Boon is the 2015 winner of the $250,000 Dr. Rogers Prize, awarded Friday night in Vancouver for her contribution to complementary and alternative medicine. U of T dean of pharmacy wins $250,000 Dr. Rogers Prize (The Vancouver Sun) Past Winners of the Rogers Prize (Dr. Rogers Prize)

The CAM in UME Project

The Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Undergraduate Medical Education (CAM in UME) project is a Canadian medical education initiative with its principle objective being the facilitation of educating undergraduate medical students about issues pertaining to complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). Its development was based on the rationale that physicians should be prepared to practice medicine […]

Integrative Medicine Education

Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine Founded in 1997 by Dr. Andrew Weil, the Fellowship in Integrative Medicine was the first and most comprehensive academic curriculum for the training of doctors. The fellowship started as a 2-year residential program from the Program in Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona, Tucson. Four residential MDs trained with […]