The Scientific Review committee consists of scientists with conventional research training and/or experience in relevant complementary disciplines. The panel has been selected to represent a wide range of clinical and scientific disciplines. Their continued involvement at the conference will be as moderators of their respective specialty sessions.

  • Geoffrey Bove, DC, PhD, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Committee Chair
  • Malgorzata Czarny, PhD, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center, San Diego CA
  • Brian Degenhardt, D.O., A.T. Still Research Institute
  • Thomas Findley, MD PhD, Veteran’s Administration Med. Ctr.
  • Giulio Gabbiani, MD PhD, University of Geneva
  • Serge Gracovetsky, PhD, Concordia University
  • Janet Kahn, PhD, Consortium for Massage Research
  • Helene Langevin, MD, College of Medicine, University of Vermont
  • Albert Moraska, PhD, University of Colorado; Massage Therapy Foundation
  • Robert Schleip, PhD, Institute of Applied Physiology, Ulm University, Germany
  • Andry Vleeming, PhD, Spine & Joint Centre, Rotterdam