Member Spotlight: Athanasios (Thanasi) Psihogios

Athanasios (Thanasi) Psihogios graduated from the University of Ottawa after completing a Bachelor’s of Arts degree with a focus in health sciences and philosophy. He is currently a senior research assistant with the Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians (OncANP) working on the KNOW database. As a student researcher at the Ottawa Integrative Cancer Center (OICC), […]

Member Spotlight: Marie Winters, ND, FABNO

My practice is called My ND Integrative Health. In my practice, I care for people who would like to prevent cancer, those with a cancer diagnosis, and those looking to establish a holistic survivorship plan. I specialize in hematologic malignancies but also see those with solid tumors. I also work with people without a cancer […]

Member Spotlight: Erica Joseph, ND, FABNO

I practice at Seattle Integrative Oncology. We have a private practice located in the Eastlake neighborhood in Seattle, WA and I also see patients out of two Providence Oncology facilities, in Everett and in Olympia, WA. I am fortunate to work in an integrative setting and have good relationships with medical, radiation, and surgical oncology […]

*New* Director of the National Center for Complementary & Integrative health (NCCIH): the NIH Appoints Dr. Helene Langevin

Dr. Helene Langevin, M.D., a visiting professor of neurological sciences at the Larner College of Medicine at the University of Vermont and a medical graduate of McGill University, is expected to join NIH in November 2018 as director of the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH).

As NCCIH director, Langevin will oversee […]

Remembering Mark Gignac, ND, FABNO

Remembering Mark Gignac, ND, FABNO

It is with heavy hearts and deep sorrow that we share the tragic news of the passing of our dear colleague and friend, Mark Gignac, ND, FABNO. Mark passed suddenly from a heart attack on September 20th, 2018. Words cannot describe the magnitude of such a loss to our profession and […]

Member Spotlight: Alex Speers, ND

I am finishing my first year of residency at Sage Cancer Care in Portland, OR. Sage Cancer Care is a holistic cancer clinic with three naturopathic doctors, a physical therapist, a massage therapist, and (soon!) an acupuncturist, all of whom specialize in oncology.

How did you get into Naturopathic Oncology?

Initially, I got […]

Response to Johnson, et al. JAMA Oncology Article

OncANP responds to article by Johnson, et al. “Complementary Medicine, Refusal of Conventional Cancer Therapy, and Survival Among Patients With Curable Cancers (1)” (JAMA Oncology)

An article by Skylar Johnson et al. appearing in the July 18, 2018 issue of JAMA Oncology […]

ASCO Endorses SIO Guidelines

When Jen Green and I were preparing our talk on breast cancer related distress for the last OncANP conference, we were awestruck by the strength of the data on relaxation, yoga, meditation and other therapies covered in the SIO Integrative Guidelines by Greenlee et. Al. Link to talk.
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