Research Committee


The congress is committed to evidence-informed dialogue with a particular interest in research that addresses health activation and creating wellness and the management of chronic disease using an Integrative Medicine model of whole person and whole systems approaches.

  • John Hughes

    Dr John Hughes

    Director of Research, Royal London Hospital for Integrated Medicine, UCLH NHS Trust, UK
  • Alyson Huntley

    Dr Alyson Huntley

    Senior Research Fellow, University of Bristol, UK
  • Ava Lorenc

    Dr Ava Lorenc

    Senior Research Associate (Qualitative Research), University of Bristol, UK
  • Karen Pilkington

    Dr Karen Pilkington

    Independent Research Consultant and Evidence Advisor, University of Portsmouth, UK
  • Marie Polley

    Dr Marie Polley

    Past-Chair, British Society for Integrative Oncology. Board Member, the Society for Integrative Oncology. Co-Chair, Social Prescribing Network, UK
  • Clare Relton

    Dr Clare Relton

    Senior Lecturer in Clinical Trials at the Centre for Primary Care and Public Health, Blizard Institute - Barts & The London, Queen Mary, University of London, UK
  • Michael Teut

    Dr Michael Teut

    Senior Physician, Charité Outpatient Department for Integrative Medicine and Clinical Researcher, Institute for Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics at Charité Universitätsmedizin, Germany
  • Miguel Toribio-Mateas

    Mr Miguel Toribio-Mateas

    Research fellow in brain-gut-microbiota axis and mental health, School of Applied Sciences, London South Bank University, UK
  • Esther Van der Werf-Kok

    Dr Esther Van der Werf-Kok

    Epidemiologist, Program Manager Nutrition & Health, Louis Bolk Instituut, The Netherlands

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