Research at the Marcus Institute is an essential component as we feel it is necessary to evaluate all aspects of integrative medicine. Importantly, we are trying to link clinical effects such as reduced pain or improved function with physiological changes measured using state-of-the-art imaging techniques. Specifically, we utilize the regions only PET-MR scanner for adults in order to determine structural and functional changes associated with various integrative therapies for neurological and psychiatric conditions as well as specific diseases such as cancer or irritable bowel syndrome.
Our studies include the following:
Upcoming Projects in 2017