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Editorial Board


John Weeks
Seattle, WA

Managing Editor

Susan Jensen
Phone    914-740-2148
Fax        914-740-2101

Executive Editors

Richard Hammerschlag, PhD
Consciousness and Healing Initiative
La Jolla, CA

Mary Jo Kreitzer, PhD, RN, FAAN
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Romy Lauche, PhD
Sozialstiftung Bamberg
Bamberg, Germany

Peter M. Wayne, PhD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
and Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Associate Editors' Sections

Aviad Haramati, PhD
Georgetown University
Washington, DC

Wayne B. Jonas, MD  
SHIFT, H&S Ventures
Alexandria, VA

Richard C. Niemtzow, MD, PhD, MPH
United States Air Force Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine Center
Joint Base Andrews, MD

Scott Mist, PhD, MAcOM, MS, MA, LAc
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, OR

Creative Arts Therapies
Ping Ho, MA, MPH
UCLArts and Healing
Los Angeles, CA

Associate Editors

Heather Boon, BScPhm, PhD
University of Toronto

Ryan Bradley, ND, MPH
Helfgott Research Institute
National University of Natural Medicine
Portland, OR

Claire M. Cassidy, PhD, DiplAc, LAc
Paradigms Found Consulting
Bethesda, MD

Jeff Dusek, PhD
Penny George Institute/Allina Health
Minneapolis, MN

Patricia Herman, ND, PhD
RAND Corporation
Santa Monica, CA

Mohamed Khalil, MBBCh, MPH, MSc, MD
Public Health & Research Development Research Unit, NCCAM, MOH
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Myeong Soo Lee, PhD
Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine
Daejeon, South Korea

Darshan Mehta, MD, MPH
Benson-Henry Institute
Harvard Osher Center
Boston, MA

David Muehsam, PhD
National Institute of Biostructures and Biosystems
Bologna, Italy

Melinda Ring, MD
Northwestern Osher Center
Chicago, IL

Michael Schneider, DC, PhD
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA

David S. Shannahoff-Khalsa         
University of California
La Jolla, CA

Amie Steel, PhD, MPH
Endeavour College of Natural Health
Brisbane, Australia

Kenji Watanabe, MD, PhD
Keio University
Tokyo, Japan

Gloria Yeh, MD, MPH
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Editorial Board

Iris R. Bell, MD, PhD
The University of Arizona College of Medicine
Tucson, AZ

William Benda, MD
Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University

Boca Raton, FL

Stephen Birch, PhD, LicAc, MBAcC
Foundation for Traditional East Asian Medicine

Gerard Bodeker, EdD
University of Oxford
United Kingdom
Josef A. Brinckmann
Traditional Medicinals
Sebastopol, CA

Claudia Citkovitz, MS, LAc
NYU Lutheran Medical Center
Brooklyn, NY

Daniel C.  Cherkin, PhD
Group Health Research Institute
Seattle, WA

Tainya C. Clarke, PhD, MPH, MS
Center for Disease Control and Prevention
National Center for Health Statistics
Hyattsville, MD

Cindy Crawford
Henry M. Jackson Foundation
Bethesda, MD

Paolo Roberti di Sarsina, MD
University of Milano-Bicocca

Courtney Everson, MA, PhD
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO

Yutong Fei, MD, PhD
Beijing University of Chinese Medicine
Beijing, China

Vinjar Fønnebø, MD, PhD
University of Tromso

Isabelle Gaboury, MSc, PhD
University of Sherbrooke

Daniel F. Gallego-Perez, MD, DrPh(c)
Boston University School of Public Health
Boston, MA

Paula Gardiner, MD, MPH
Boston University
Boston, MA
Steve Given, DAOM, LAc
American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
San Francisco, CA

Michael Goldstein, PhD
Fielding School of Public Health
University of Californa
Los Angeles, CA

Patrick J. Hanaway, MD
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Alex Hankey, PhD, MSCI
Swami Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Samsthana
Bengaluru, India

Nadine E. Ijaz, MSc, PhD
University of Toronto

Christian Kessler, MD, MA
Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin and Immanuel Hospital Berlin

Lixing Lao, PhD, CMD (China), Lac  
The University of Hong Kong

Shin Lin, PhD
University of California
Irvine, CA

Hugh MacPherson, PhD, MBAcC
Foundation for Traditional Chinese Medicine
United Kingdom

Paul J. Mills, PhD
University of California
San Diego, CA

Niki Munk, PhD, LMT                                                                 
Indiana University School of Health & Human Sciences
Indianapolis, IN

Vitaly Napadow, PhD, LicAc   
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

James L. Oschman, PhD
Nature’s Own Research Association
Dover, NH

Bhushan Patwardhan, PhD
Savitribai Phule Pune University
Pune, India

Cheryl Ritenbaugh, PhD, MPH
The University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ

Beverly Rubik, PhD  
Institute for Frontier Science
Oakland, CA

Michelle Sexton, ND
University of California San Diego
San Diego, California
Venkat Sharma, PhD
William Paterson University
Wayne, NJ

Karen J. Sherman, PhD, MPH
Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute
Seattle, WA

Elizabeth Sommers, LAc, MPH, PhD
Integrative Medicine and Health Disparities Program
Boston Medical Center
Boston, MA

Pamela Snider, ND
Foundations of Naturopathic Medicine Institute
Snoqualmie, WA

Chris C. Streeter, MD
Boston University School of Medicine
and Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Stephanie L. Taylor, PhD, MPH
Veterans Administration
Los Angeles, CA

Dana Ullman, MPH
Homeopathic Educational Services
Berkeley, CA

Ruth Westreich
The Westreich Foundation
Rancho Santa Fe, CA

James Whedon, DC, MS
Southern California University of Health Sciences
Whittier, CA

Leonard Wisneski, MD            
Integrative Health Policy Consortium
Georgetown University
Washington, DC

Claudia M. Witt, MD, MBA
University Hospital Zurich and University of Zurich

Jacqueline C. Wootton, MEd  
Alternative Medicine Information
United Kingdom

William F. Wulsin, ND, MPH, MA, Lac
Health Development Resources
Seattle, WA

Charlie C.L. Xue, BMed, PhD
RMIT University

Suzanna Zick, ND, MPH
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
Heather L. Zwickey, PhD
Helfgott Research Institute
National University of Natural Medicine
Portland, OR

Founding Editor

Kim A. Jobst, MA, DM, MRCP, MFHom, DipAc
Functional Shift Consulting Ltd
Hereford, United Kingdom

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