TOPIC: “Integrative Oncology”
SPEAKER: Krisstina Gowin, DO
LOCATION: UAHS 5403 (LIVE) and Banner-UMC-SC 3030 (Video Conferenced)
About the Speaker
Krisstina Gowin, DO is an academic hematologist with specialized training in integrative medicine. “Cancer care is as unique as is the individual,” says Dr. Gowin, “I strive to provide evidenced-based cancer therapy that is personalized and addresses all aspects of the patient, including the body, mind and spirit.” Dr. Gowin graduated from Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2009, where she received a merit scholarship and recognition from the American Women’s Medical Association for outstanding academic achievement. She completed her internal medicine residency at University of Southern California, where she began her research in myeloproliferative neoplasms. She then received her hematology and medical oncology training at Mayo Clinic in Arizona where she continued her work advancing the care and quality of life in patients with myeloproliferative neoplasms with Ruben Mesa, MD. Dr. Gowin is passionate about integrative medicine and is committed to supporting patients through their journey. In 2017, she completed her fellowship training in integrative medicine at the University of Arizona. She is currently an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology Oncology at the University of Arizona. Her clinical interests focus on myeloproliferative neoplasms, plasma cell dyscrasias, multiple myeloma and integrative oncology. She is also a member of the hematopoietic cellular therapy and transplant team. “The future of oncology is integrative oncology”, says Dr. Gowin, “A philosophy employing evidenced-based modern oncology in conjunction with the best of alternative and complementary therapies. I am passionate about research and education to move the field forward and I am convinced that this wellness based approach will lead to better disease outcomes and happier, healthier patients overall.”
The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
All Faculty, CME Planning Committee Members, and CME Office Reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.
1. Diagnose a variety of internal medicine illnesses
2. Understand more clearly advances in therapy
3. Become truly professional physicians
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