Hi SIM members! 

 Today we are having our second meeting of the quarter. 

Please come if you can make it! When: Monday, Nov 19th, 5 - 6 PM Where: Steinhouse Hall, room 128 (Here it is on the map: http://www.classrooms.uci.edu/gac/SH.html) The general meeting will start out with a 20 minutes update for SIM. Then, we are honored to host Dr. Shin Lin, who will talk to us about: "Careers in Integrative Medicine" Here is a brief bio for Dr. Lin: *Shin Lin, Ph.D.* - Dr. Shin Lin is a Professor in the Department of Developmental and Cell Biology and Department of Biomedical Engineering, a faculty member in the Susan Samueli Center for Integrative Medicine, and Co-Director of the Integrative Medicine Elective at the UCI. Following two dozen years as faculty member and then Chairman of Biophysics at Johns Hopkins University, he came to UCI in 1997 to serve as Dean of the School of Biological Sciences. Dr. Lin’s research interests are in the application of hi-tech approaches to study the physiological and bioenergetic changes associated with the mind-body practices and Traditional Chinese Medicine therapies. In 2008, he was appointed by the U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services to a 4-year term on the National Advisory Council for Complementary and Alternative Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Lin is currently holds the position of Visiting Professor at the Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, permanent Co-Chair of the World Congress on Qigong and Traditional Chinese Medicine, and a member of the editorial boards of *Chinese Medicine *and *Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine. * We look forward to seeing you! SIM Board simucirvine@gmail.com