Grand Rounds and Seminars

Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds are sponsored by the Osher Center for Integrative Medicine.  The goal our grand rounds series is to advance awareness of evidence-based integrative medicine in clinical care, education and research across Northwestern. Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds is open to all faculty and staff in an effort to increase their familiarity with this growing healthcare movement.


Internationally-renowned integrative medicine leader, Dr. Andrew Weil, shared his views on" Integrative Medicine and the Future of Healthcare" at a special grand rounds November 2015

                   2016-17 Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds

12 -1 pm

Lurie Research Building, 303 E. Superior

Baldwin Auditorium

Detailed information on other professional education seminars and lectures can be found via our events page

Videos of grand rounds presentations will be available following the lecture on the IPHAM website. (Note: Grand Rounds from prior to 2015 can be viewed in the Grand Rounds Archives)

December 15, 2016

“Biological Age and Health Outcomes”

Lifang Hou, MD, PhD, MS

Chief, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention, Associate Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine, Director, Global Health Initiative, Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

January 26, 2017  

"Nutrition Education and Research In an Era of Global Obesity and Diabetes: Thinking Outside the Box”

David Eisenberg, MD

Director, Culinary Nutrition, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

April 20, 2017 

"Expanding the Scope of Mindfulness: Examining the acceptability, feasibility and effectiveness of a mindfulness intervention for depressed women in an FQHC"​

Inger Burnett-Zeigler, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Feinberg School of Medicine

June 1, 2017

“Pediatric Integrative Medicine: Focusing on comprehensive care and building resilience”

Rupa Mahadevan, MD

Pediatric Integrative Medicine Fellow, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine; Instructor of Pediatrics, Feinberg School of Medicine.

Past Presentations by Date

These grand rounds presentations are available in our MediaSite archives. Follow the links below to individual presentations.

June 9, 2016

“Integrative Dermatology: What is the Evidence?”

 Peter Lio, MD

May 12, 2016  

“From Asia to Amazonia:  Models and methods for field-based research on ecology, inflammation, and disease ” 

Thomas W. McDade, PhD

April 21, 2016 

"Integrative Approaches to Male GU Health in the Post-PSA Age" 

Charles Falzon, MD, MBA

November 4, 2015

June 10, 2015 

March 11, 2015 

December 10, 2014 

October 29, 2014

Accreditation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s).™ Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. There is no CME credit for viewing the recorded presentations.