Integrative and Preventive Medicine Interest Group (IPMIG)

Mission Statement:

The Integrative and Preventive Medicine Interest Group aims to enhance medical students’ understanding of how to integrate evidence based complementary and alternative therapies and lifestyle modifications into medical practice. Fundamental knowledge in these areas are essential for a physician to take part in the prevention and treatment of many diseases, and to promote overall health of their patients.

Club Leadership

Current Leaders

Anna Leah Eisner,

Past Leaders

Tamara Sleem,

Kylie Kilian, 

Melanie Schroeder,

Belle Keni Lin,

Monica Sadhu,

Jessica Callan,

Kaitlyn Simmons,

Pareena Kaur,

Rose Kaur,

Zubair Ahmed,

Jocelyn Di Nolfi,

Lexi Tatem,

Jessie Koljonen,

Nuria Sisterna,

Mia Wright,

Arianna Cook,

Abeer Mousa,

Aishan Shi,

Meghan Hicks,

Nechama Sonenthal, 

Lauren Cole,

Faculty Advisor

Dr. Farshad Fani Marvasti, MD, MPH


Past Events

~Spring 2020: Holistic Benefits of Yoga Talk and Practice

~Winter 2019: Weekly yoga sessions

~Spring 2019:  Women's Health and Functional Medicine Talk

~Fall 2018: Midwives in Medicine Lunch Talk

~Fall 2018: Dietitian Lunch Talk

~ Fall 2017: Acupuncture Lecture with Dr. Cartsonis

~ April 2016: Integrative Medicine Talk with Dr. Weil & Dr. Maizes in Tucson

~ April 2016: IPMIG Introductory Lunch Talk with Dr. Farshad Fani Marvasti

~ Fall 2016: Wellness Week