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Moshe Frenkel, MD Named Speaker for October Family Medicine Grand Rounds

  • October 23, 2014 12:00 PM – October 23, 2014 07:00 PM
  • Location: Galveston, Texas
  • Address: 400 Harborside Drive, Suite 2.268
  • Contact: Shannon Samuelson
  • Email: sosamuel@UTMB.EDU
  • How to find us: Entrance A, Second Floor, Family Medicine Suite
  • Website: http://fammed.utmb.edu
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Moshe Frenkel MD  is the founder and  director of Integrative Oncology Consultants. He is a clinical Associate Professor at the University of Texas Medical Branch and board-certified family physician with extensive experience in complementary and integrative medicine. In addition, he serves as the Chair of the Clinical Practice Committee of the Society of Integrative Oncology  and is faculty of the Center for Mind Body Medicine. 

Prior to directing Integrative Oncology Consultants, Dr. Frenkel was the medical director of the Integrative Medicine Program at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston Texas. Dr. Frenkel founded the first Integrative Medicine clinic in this center. The clinic provides consultations to patients touched by cancer on the best way to integrate complementary and integrative medicine to their care.

Dr. Frenkel is an internationally recognized expert in integrative oncology with multiple publications related to the best way to integrate integrative medicine into conventional care. He has published over 70 scientific publications in peer reviewed journals and has coauthored chapters on Integrative Medicine in leading oncology textbooks.  

Dr. Frenkel received his medical degree in 1980 from Sackler School of Medicine at Tel Aviv University in Israel, and received his diploma in family medicine from the Hebrew University, Hadassah Hospital in Jerusalem, Israel. He completed a family practice residency at Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center in Patchogue, N.Y., which was affiliated with Stony Brook University. 

Prior to joining M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Dr Frenkel was a faculty member at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. He served there as a key contributor to a National Institutes of Health grant on integrating integrative medicine into the medical school curriculum, as well as providing integrative medicine  consultations to patients and families. 

Since 2011 he directs an integrative oncology service in The Institute of Oncology in Meir Medical Center in Israel.

Please join us in welcoming Dr. Frenkel by attending one of his lectures.  
Both Grand Round Lectures are open to all students, residents and faculty.  The resident didactic lecture is limited to Family Medicine residents and faculty.
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