Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Health Law & Policy

Below is additional material for HPM 218 - Winter Session 2006 (Complementary & Alternative Medicine: Health Law & Policy).

Course schedule: Tuesday January 3, Wednesday 4, Thursday 5, Monday 9, Tuesday 10 from 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm (to 5:30 on the 10th).

Location: Kresge 202.

Guest lectures scheduled to date
:

Jan 3, 1:30-3 pm
David M. Eisenberg, MD
Harvard Medical School
"Epidemiology, Clinical Practice, Current Trends, and the Institute of Medicine Report on Complementary and Alternative Medicine."

Robert Scholten, MLS
"Information Technology and Research into CAM Issues"

4-4:30
Steven M. Schacter, MD
Harvard Medical School
"Complementary Medicine Research (herbal medicine); IRB issues"

Jan 4, 2:30-4
Ted J. Kaptchuk, OMD
Harvard Medical School
"History of CAM, Asian medicine and Healing, Placebo"

Jan 5 at 1:30 - 3 pm
Daniel L. Shapiro, PhD
Harvard Law School
"Negotiation, the Emotions, and Alternative Healing"

HPM 218 2006 Syllabus

Additional links/resources:

Complementary and Alternative Medicine in the United States, Institute of Medicine (2005)