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.

  • Stephan Baumgartner

    Dr Stephan Baumgartner

    Lecturer, University of Bern & University of Witten-Herdecke
  • Pol De Saedeleer

    Mr Pol De Saedeleer

    Pharmaceutical Doctor, ILADS, Medical Director Nutrined Laboratories, Board Director ILADEF, The Netherlands
  • Dr Andrea Evers

    Prof Dr Andrea Evers

    Professor of Health Psychology, Institute of Psychology, Netherlands
  • Gene Feder

    Prof Gene Feder

    Professor of Primary Care, University of Bristol, UK
  • Nina Fuller-Shavel

    Dr Nina Fuller-Shavel

    Integrative Medicine doctor, scientist and educator, Co-Chair of BSIO, Director of Synthesis Clinic and Fellow of the College of Medicine, UK
  • John Hughes

    Dr John Hughes

    Director of Research, Royal London Hospital for Integrated Medicine, UK
  • Jennifer Hunter

    Prof Jennifer Hunter

    Adjunct Professor, Western Sydney University, Australia
  • Alyson Huntley

    Dr Alyson Huntley

    Senior Research Fellow, University of Bristol, UK, UK
  • Nadine Ijaz

    Dr Nadine Ijaz

    Assistant Professor in Regulating Health, Department of Law and Studies, Carleton University, Canada
  • Ava Lorenc

    Dr Ava Lorenc

    Senior Research Associate (Qualitative Research), University of Bristol, UK
  • Bill Meeker

    Bill Meeker

    President, West Campus of Palmer College of Chiropractic in San Jose, USA
  • Karen Pilkington

    Dr Karen Pilkington

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

    Dr Marie Polley

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

    Dr Clare Relton

    Senior Lecturer in Clinical Trials, Queen Mary University London and Honorary Senior Research Fellow in Public Health, ScHARR, University of Sheffield, UK
  • Rachel Roberts

    Rachel Roberts

    Chief Executive, Homeopathy Research Institute, 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, Berlin, Germany
  • Miguel Toribio-Mateas

    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

    Dr Esther Van der Werf

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

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