Barrie R. Cassileth

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Barrie R. Cassileth is an American researcher of complementary and alternative medicine, and has published extensively on alternative cancer treatments. She founded the Integrative Medicine Service at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, and holds the Laurance S. Rockefeller Chair in Integrative Medicine.[1] She also founded the Society for Integrative Oncology, which publishes a medical journal. Cassileth, born Barrie Rabinowitz, obtained her PhD in medical sociology from the University of Pennsylvania in 1978.[2][3]

List of publications[edit]


  • Vickers, Andrew J.; Kuo, Joyce; Cassileth, Barrie R. (2006). "Unconventional Anticancer Agents: A Systematic Review of Clinical Trials". Journal of Clinical Oncology. 24 (1): 136–40. doi:10.1200/JCO.2005.03.8406. PMC 1472241. PMID 16382123. Archived from the original (w) on 2009-02-26. Retrieved 2008-07-19.



  1. ^ Physician Biography Archived 2011-11-13 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ Piana, Ronald (1 October 2008). "Barrie Cassileth, an integrative medicine pioneer". Cancer Network. Retrieved 3 May 2017.
  3. ^ Cassileth, Barrie (1978). Surviving: Staff adaptations to stress on a cancer ward (Ph.D.). University of Pennsylvania. ProQuest 302896490.