Integrative and Preventive Medicine Interest Group (IPMIG)

Integrative and Preventive Medicine Interest Group

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

Melanie Schroeder, melmschr@email.arizona.edu

Belle Keni Lin, bkl10@email.arizona.edu

Monica Sadhu, msadhu@email.arizona.edu

Jessica Callan, jcallan@email.arizona.edu

Past Leaders

Kaitlyn Simmons, ksimmon1@email.arizona.edu

Pareena Kaur, pareenak@email.arizona.edu

Rose Kaur, bkaur@email.arizona.edu

Zubair Ahmed, ZAhmed10@email.arizona.edu

Jocelyn Di Nolfi, jdinolfi@email.arizona.edu

Lexi Tatem, atatem@email.arizona.edu

Jessie Koljonen, jessiekoljonen@email.arizona.edu

Nuria Sisterna, nsistern@email.arizona.edu

Mia Wright, mcw1@email.arizona.edu

Arianna Cook, acook581@email.arizona.edu

Abeer Mousa, amousa@email.arizona.edu

Aishan Shi, ashi1@email.arizona.edu

Meghan Hicks, mcurry1@email.arizona.edu

Nechama Sonenthal, nechamasonenthal@email.arizona.edu

Lauren Cole, lcole1@email.arizona.edu

Faculty Advisor

Dr. Farshad Fani Marvasti, MD, MPH

ffm@email.arizona.edu

Events:

~ Every Wednesday: Yoga

Past Events:

~ Fall 2018: Midwives in Medicine Lunch Talk

Dietitian Lunch Talk

~ Fall 2017: Acupuncture Lecture with Dr. Cartsonis

~ April 13, 2016: Integrative Medicine Talk with Dr. Weil & Dr. Maizes in Tucson

~ April 27, 2016: IPMIG Introductory Lunch Talk with Dr. Farshad Fani Marvasti

~ Wellness Week: Fall 2016