CancerGuides (description)

"A program to train integrative cancer care counselors"

Category:Academics, Acupuncture, Allopathy/Osteopathy, Anatomy & Physiology, Cancer Research, Complimentary & Alternative Medicine (CAM), Dietetics/Nutrition, Holistic & Integrative Healthcare and Medicine, Medical, Medical Education, Medicine, Naturopathy, Nutrition, Oncology, Pain Management, Social Work, Spirituality/Religion
Address:Claremont Spa and Resort Berkeley, California,
Event dates:3/13/2005 - 3/19/2005 (This event has already taken place)
Event web site:
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Reviving the spirit and transforming practice of medicine


Topics to be Covered:

  • James Gordon, MD
  • Lorenzo Cohen, PhD
  • Timothy Birdsall, ND
  • Henry Dreher, MA
  • Joel Evans, MD
  • Michael Lerner, PhD
  • Susan Lord, MD
  • Lora Matz, MS, LICSW
  • Ralph Moss, PhD
  • Beverly Pierce, MLS, MHD, RN
  • Stephen Sagar, BSc
  • Susan Sencer, MD
  • Garrett Smith, MD
  • Tina Staley, MSW
  • nutrition, supplementation, psychology, psychoneuroimmunology, mind-body skills, spirituality, Traditional Chinese Medicine, exercise, massage and energy therapies
Organizer phone:202-966-7338
Offering type:Training Program
Specialty:Alternative or Complimentary Medicine
Event frequency:Every Year
First Meeting:2001
Total events:3
Est. attendance: 170
Target audience:Oncologists
Other target audiences:Academic/faculty; acupuncturists; dieticians; naturopaths; nurses; nutritionists; social workers; therapists
Host Sponsor:Center for Mind-Body Medicine
Est. # of exhibitors:
Currency:US Dollars
CE Credits:35 category 1 credits


The CancerGuides Professional Training Program is a unique, interdisciplinary course developed to help health professionals work with cancer patients to create safe, effective, and individualized programs of comprehensive care.


Registration Fee Details:


Other items that tuition includes:

AV and course materials

Travel and hotel arrangements:

Many participants choose to stay at the venue location, the Claremont Spa and Resort. They can be reached at (800) 551-7266. 
Contact Person:Ketzela Jacobowitz
TitleCancer Program Manager
Organizer Address 15225 Connecticut Ave, NW
Organizer Address 2Suite 414
Organizer CityWashington, DC
Organizer State: (US)Washington DC
Organizer State/Province: (Outside US)
Organizer Zip or Postal Code20015
Organizer CountryUnited States of America
Organizer Phone202-966-7338
Structural makeupNon-Profit
Host Sponsor; Other SponsorsCenter for Mind-Body Medicine
Event Site/VenueClaremont Spa and Resort
Event sold out?No
Multiple locations or dates?No
Statistics available for most recent event held in:NA
Average number in event attendance of:
Number in attendance of:
total attendance #: 170
Target BoundariesInternational
Refund Policy:Participants who withdraw prior to February 18, 2005, will receive a refund of the course fee.
Is Registration contact information the same as Organizer Contact above?Yes
Web Page
Can one register for your CE on your web site?No
Can registration be made by snail (regular) mail?Yes
Online housing reservations: 
Do you have additional written or AV materials for sale?Yes
If so, are they available for non-attendees as well as those attending?NA
Details:Books by the director of the Center for Mind-Body Medicine, Jim Gordon, MD, are for sale. Also available are audio tapes of previous cancer conferences.
Is full tuition necessary to ensure registration?No
Details:Scholarships and payment plans are available.
Will there be shuttle service available?NA

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