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 studentsโ€™ 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