HMB434H1: Complementary & Integrative Medicine

Hours

20L/4S

Introduction to complementary and alternative medical therapies. Topics include, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Naturopathy, Ayurvedic, and Mind-Body Practices. Biological mechanisms will be emphasized and therapies will be critically analyzed from an evidence-based research perspective. Integrating alternative therapies into Western practices with a focus on personalized medicine will be discussed.

Prerequisite
Completion of 14.0 credits including BCH210H1, one of BIO230H1/ BIO255H1, one of HMB302H1/ HMB312H1/ HMB314H1/ HMB322H1/ HMB323H1/ HMB342H1
Distribution Requirements
Science
Breadth Requirements
Living Things and Their Environment (4)
Mode of Delivery
In Class