With so much information available on the internet, it is difficult to know where to start. Below is a CSVI curated list of presentations and articles that are both helpful and informative.

CSVI Speaker Series presenations

Below is a collection of past CSVI lecture presentations from oncologists, cancer specialists, naturopaths, nutritionists and more. Topics range from screening and prevention, to latest treatments and managing side effects. Select a title to view presentation.


Breast Cancer Screening
A Presentation about Breast Cancer Screening by Rabindranath Bachan, MD - Caribbean Hematology Oncology Center

Dissecting the Relationship Between Dietary Fiber Intake and Cancer Risk
A Presentation by Island RDN: Ayla Shaw MS, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist

Latest Updates in Naturopathic Cancer Care
A Presention by Daniel Kellman ND, FABNO  - Clinical Director of Naturopathic Medicine and Rehabilitation Services at Cancer Treatment Centers of America® Atlanta

Chiropractic & Oncology - A Cancer Treatment Centers of America® Presentation
A Presentation by Jeffrey Sklar, DC (Doctor of Chiropractic) - Director of Chiropractic Services with Cancer Treatment Centers of America® Philadelphia

Nutrition for Cancer Prevention
A Presentation by Kendall Kennedy MS, RDN (Registered Dietitian Nutritionist) - Synergy Fitness and Wellness Center

Explaining Personalized Medicine in Cancer and Some Tips for a Healthier Life
A Presentation by Petra Ketterl, MD - Integrative Medicine and Cancer Care

Prescription for Change: Mindfulness for the Mind and Body
A presentation by Elaine Smith, MS, LMFT 

Mindfulness: Comprehensive Intervention for Enhancement of Self-Care
A presentation by Elaine Smith, MS, LMFT

Essential Oils for Cancer Care
Lecture by Dr. Katherine Anderson, ND FABNO Slides adapted from J. Boice, ND

What Is Cancer?
Petra Ketterl, MD - Medical Oncology and Functional Medicine

Bridging Conventional Cancer Care & Naturopathic Medicine
To educate patients, caregivers and the public on the benefits of Naturopathic Medicine in cancer treatment and prevention.

Getting to the Cause
A review of how cancer works by Dr. Pat Buchar, DC

I Don’t Want Cancer. What do I do?
A review of common cancer misconceptions along with cancer prevention tips by Petra Ketterl, MD. 

Nutrition for Cancer Prevention and Treatment
An overview of nutrition for cancer prevention and treatment by Ellen Spitz, RDN.

An introduction to acupuncture by Irina Aleynikova, MCOM, LAc. 

Stress Management
A review of stress and ways to reduce stress by Lynn Bornfriend M.D.

Daily Guide to Preventing and Treating Cancer
A daily guide to preventing and treating cancer through Naturopathic and Integrative Oncology by Daniel Kellman, ND, FABNO.

articles about cancer prevention & treatment


Cancer Screening Recommendations
View CDC guidelines

Cancer Staging Guide
Read article by the NCCN

Living with Cancer
Read about the Eight Things You Need to Know

Alcohol and Breast Cancer
Read about the connection to increased risk

Preventing Skin Cancer
View the Mini Skin Cancer Prevention Handbook by the Skin Cancer Foundation

Coping: Feelings and Cancer
View the National Cancer Institutes recommendations

Exercise for Cancer Patients: Fitness After Treatment
Read about how exercise can help cancer patients maximize health for the long term

Cancer Prevention Diet
Read about How to Lower Your Risk with Cancer-Fighting Foods

Hypothyroidism Diet + Natural Treatment
Read article by Dr. Josh Axe

Resolution: Eat your way to a healthy heart
Read about 12 smart dietary changes to make this year

9 Proven Ways to Reduce Your Cancer Risk
Read article

The Health Hazards of Sitting
Read Article