Integrative Medicine Pathway

Dr. EB Sladek
Pathway Director

Are you interested in learning non-traditional practices to help your patients? Want to have an evidence based answer for those tricky questions about supplements and diet? Have a curiosity about mind-body medicine techniques?

Integrative Medicine focuses in the whole person, is informed by evidence, and blends western medicine with traditional healing techniques. If you are interested in learning more, this pathway might be right for you!


Curriculum

The Integrative Medicine Pathway features a 200-hour competency-based, interactive, online curriculum designed specifically for residents. Topics include integrative approaches to pain management, physician well-being, nutrition, vitamins, supplements, mind-body tools, and more (see attached)! Time will be carved out within electives for this online curriculum and balanced with on-site trainings.

Clinical Experiences are integrated into elective rotations & include:

  • Healing Touch
  • Acupuncture
  • Oncology Nutrition
  • Integrative Consults
  • Cooking for Health
  • Biofeedback
  • Nutrition & Supplements

Pathway Participants

2019-2020 IM Inaugural Pathway Cohort

Reema Patel, Dominic Picetti, Alexandra Cours, Ian Drobish (left to right)

Holly Greenwald (Chief Medical Resident)

2020-2021 IM Pathway Cohort

Elizabeth Epstein, Michael Jew, Christine Sonners, Katarina Vasiljevic
(left to right)

Have a question or want to collaborate?

Email us at chiefucsd@gmail.com