Synthesis by Jeffrey Bland
“ We need to listen to the patients' story and develop a response to it. The approach to complex syndromes may be much more profound than just trying to point a round peg into a square hole and get a singular diagnosis. ”
Jeffrey S. Bland, PhD

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Synthesis by Jeffrey Bland, PhD

Date Topics 
1/1/2010 Suzanne Craft University of Washington
Network pharmacology, kinases, botanicals, Mediterranean diet, mild cognitive impairment, Alzheimer’s disease, insulin
2/1/2010 Jan Marino Ramirez Seattle Children’s Research Institute
Neurological disorders, epilepsy, Rett syndrome, brain tumors, hypoxia, respiration, epigenetics, dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, screening, tau hyperphosphorylation, amyloid protein
3/1/2010 Ego Seeman University of Melbourne
Epigenome, vitamin D, aromatase inhibitor therapy, bone metabolism, bone strength, osteoporosis, skeletal health
4/1/2010 Bruce Ames Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute
Vitamin K, triage theory, micronutrient inadequacy, aging, mitochondrial decay, iron
5/1/2010 Jeanne Drisko University of Kansas Medical Center
Atherosclerosis, Dean Ornish, cancer, abscisic acid, integrative medicine, healthcare reform, chronic disease, vitamin C
6/1/2010 Halsted Holman Stanford University
Chronic disease, medical education, patient self-management, group care, psychiatry, biomarkers
7/1/2010 Pamela W. Smith Private Practice
Myeloperoxidase, cancer as a chronic disease, vitamin D, parathyroid hormone levels, the Warburg Hypothesis, functional medicine training
8/1/2010 David R. Jacobs University of Minnesota
Persistent organic pollutants (POPs), obesity,Agent Orange, diabetes, hypertension, polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), obesogens, endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs), gamma- glutamyltransferase (GGT)
9/1/2010 Randy Jirtle Duke University
Epigenetics, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, methylation, vitamin D, pregnancy, cancer, transgenerational epigenetic effects
10/1/2010 Jeanne Wallace Private Practice
Estrogen, cancer, diindolylmethane (DIM), indole-3-carbinol (I3C), insulin therapy, biomarkers, Glioblastoma multiforme, onco- metabolic milieu, oncology
11/1/2010 Moshe Szyf McGill University
Epigenetics, cancer, DNA methylation, autoimmune disease, lupus, pharmacology, early environmental programming
12/1/2010 Andrew Scull University of California
San Diego
Psychiatry, mental illness, sociology, neuroimmunology, leaky gut,chronic fatigue syndrome, fibromyalgia, gut mucosa