Lorenzo Cohen, PhD, Oral History Interview, May 04, 2016
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Major Topics Covered:
- Personal and educational background; early experiences with nutrition, yoga, eastern practices, alternative healing
- Educational background
Chapter 01: A Family Experience Rich in Influences
Chapter 02: A Path to the Emerging Field of Health Psychology
Chapter 03: Professional Goals Coalesce During a Post-Graduation Gap
Chapter 04: Identifying a Purpose and a Graduate Focus in Health Psychology
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Cohen, Lorenzo PhD and Rosolowski, Tacey A. PhD, "Lorenzo Cohen, PhD, Oral History Interview, May 04, 2016" (2016). Interview Sessions. 95.
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Lorenzo Cohen (b. November 14, 1964, Rome, Italy) came to MD Anderson in 1997 as an assistant professor in the Department of Behavioral Science in the Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences. Since 2002 he has served as director of the Integrative Medicine Program. He has primary appointment as Professor in the Department of General Oncology and the Department of Palliative, Rehabilitation, and Integrative Medicine, both in the Division of Cancer Medicine. Dr. Cohen has been responsible for developing the largest and best-funded integrative medicine program in the nation, with the widest research to build the evidence-base for the value of integrative approaches.