Clinical Research in Integrative Oncology: Challenges and Solutions

In this course Dr. Noah Samuels MD highlights the challenges of researching CAM modalities and presents possible solutions.

Clinical Research in Integrative Oncology: Challenges and Solutions

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What you will learn

  • Discover the importance of clinical research on CAM modalities.
  • Familiarize yourself with levels of evidence and quality of research.
  • Choose a study design and understand its limitations.
  • Read the research critically.

Course Overview

Why should we do clinical research, how is it done, and what is targeted?

In this course, Dr Samuels MD highlights the challenges of researching CAM modalities and presents possible solutions. He is also introducing exciting studies on the effects of acupuncture in an integrative oncology setting.

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Course Reviews:

made me inspired to read more

October 23, 2023

The subject on research has been presented in so much understood way that made me inspired to read more original papers as I got clear mind map how to interpret it , thank you!


expand my knowledge

March 6, 2023

I found it very interesting to expand my knowledge and understanding of different types of Level 1 studies.


a great job of making what could be complex ideas much more simple

March 14, 2022

This course is very helpful to bring evidence based studies to the doctor’s at the hospital where I work. Dr. Samuels is easy to listen to and understand and he does a great job of making what could be complex ideas much more simple and understandable and relevant.


Very useful course

November 29, 2021

Thank you very much. Very useful course

Christien Papez

Excellent review

June 14, 2021

Excellent review of oncology acupuncture research methods and opportunities to contribute to improving evidence and informing treatment protocols. Thanks for clear deciphering Noah.

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I understand that the information in this course presented by the Provider and/or Instructor(s) is for educational purposes only and should only be applied with appropriate clinical judgment and used by a trained and licensed
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About the Teacher

Professor Noah Samuels MD

Professor Noah Samuels MD, is an Israeli physician, board-certified in Internal Medicine and with extensive training and experience in TCM and Integrative Oncology. He teaches Integrative Medicine to medical students at three Israeli universities, and has published more than 90 research papers, most in the field of Integrative Oncology.

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  • 1:23 Hours Course Duration
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    AACMA Image AACMA1.5 CPD's
    ACI Image ACICertificate
    AGTCM Image AGTCMCertificate
    CAB Image CALIFORNIA1.5 hours
    Florida Image FLORIDA2 CEU's
    Fachverband Image TCM FACHVERBAND2 Hours
    Zhong Image ZHONG2 NAP's

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