School of Research & Graduate Studies CAM Journal Club

Journal Clubs are a great way to learn about current research and evidence–based medicine. Students may enroll in journal club for ND or MSiMR program credit. Faculty, students and alumni may audit journal clubs at no cost. Please inform the instructor prior to the beginning of the term if you intend to audit.

Summer Term 2014
Topic: Pediatrics
Taught by: Carolyn Nygaard, ND | Email:
Schedule: Mondays, 9:00-10:20am

Topic: Herbal Medicine
Taught by: Paul Kalnins, ND, LAc | Email:
Schedule: Tuesdays, 8:30-10:20am

Fall Term 2014
Topic: Cardiology
Taught by: Carolyn Nygaard, ND | Email:
Schedule: Tuesdays, 2:30-3:30pm; Rm. 322 (Main campus)

Additional CAM Reading Groups

OHSU CAM in Neuroscience Reading Group

Held in journal club format every first Tuesday of the month from 2:30–3:30 p.m. in room 12D03 of the Hatfield Research Center (OHSU Marquam Hill Campus). Please contact Andy Fish at to be placed on the mailing list.

Kaiser Permanente CAM Journal Club

The Kaiser Permanente CAM Journal Club meets quarterly on Wednesday nights in March, June, September, and December. For more information contact Charles Elder at:

OCIM Integrative Medicine Lecture Series

The Oregon Collaborative for Integrative Medicine (OCIM) Lecture Series (formerly ‘CAM Grand Rounds’) includes a panel discussion with experts from the allopathic field, spirituality, mind–body medicine, naturopathy, chiropractic and traditional Chinese medicine. The panelists discuss their treatment approach to common health conditions for an anonymous patient’s case. The OCIM Lecture Series is attended by medical and complementary health care institution faculty, residents, staff, students, patients and is open to the community. Visit for details.