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4th Annual Sung Symposium: Whole Health & Wellness

Health care thought leaders outline a radical redesign for health care
A collage of speakers for the Sung Symposium
When: 
Friday, April 23, 2021 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: 

Online

Contacts: 

Janette Rodrigues, Administrative Director,
Office of Integrative Medicine & Health,
jrodrigues@gwu.edu

Join us online for the GW School of Medicine & Health Sciences' 4th Annual Patrick & Marguerite Sung Symposium: Whole Health & Wellness from 1 pm to 5 pm ET on Friday, April 23, 2021.  Organized by the GW Office of Integrative Medicine & Health, this virtual event is free and open to the public.  Registration is required.

Presentation topics include: the Whole Health model for veterans; Whole Health as a radical redesign for health care; health equity in health care; the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health’s research enterprise and the effort to strengthen a consideration of Whole Person Health with research on multimodal approaches to care.

The speakers will be health care thought leaders Hélène Langevin, MD, director of the National Center for Complementary & Integrative Health at the National Institutes of Health; Tracy Gaudet, MD, executive director of Whole Health Institute; Wayne Jonas, MD, executive director of Samueli Integrative Health Programs: and Jehan El-Bayoumi, MD, professor of Medicine at the GW School of Medicine & Health Sciences, and founding director of GW's Rodham Institute.  The lectures will be followed by a panel discussion and Q&A. 

Learn more about the event from this announcement.