Medical advisory board

Sunflower Wellness enjoys the support of some of the top cancer researchers and clinicians in the world, including the distinguished group that forms our Medical Advisory Board.


Francine Halberg, MD
Radiation Oncologist, Marin Cancer Institute at Marin General Hospital

Dr. Halberg has practiced radiation oncology at Marin Cancer Institute at Marin General Hospital since 1991. More than 60% of her patients are women with breast cancer. more...


I. Craig Henderson, MD
Adjunct Prof., Hematology/Oncology, UCSF
Member, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Craig Henderson, M.D. is one of the world's leading breast cancer clinicians and researchers. He is a medical hematologist and oncologist specializing in breast cancer research and treatment. more...


Melinda L. Irwin, PhD, MPH
Yale School of Medicine, New Haven

Melinda L. Irwin, PhD, MPH, associate professor at the Yale School of Medicine, is Director of Yale Cancer Center’s Cancer Survivorship Program, and the Cancer Prevention and Control Research Program. more...


Leah Kelly, MD
Marin General Hospital, Greenbrae, CA

Dr. Leah Kelley is a breast surgeon, and the medical director of the Breast Oncology Program at Marin General Hospital. She received her medical degree from the University of Chicago, graduating with top honors.
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Mitchell Kline, MD
Weill NY-Presbyterian Medical Center, New York

Mitchell Kline, MD is a board certified dermatologist who has been in private practice since 1990. He is currently an Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology at Weill NY-Presbyterian Medical Center, Cornell University Medical College.
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Jennifer Ligibel, MD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston

Jennifer Ligibel, MD, is a medical oncologist in the Women’s Cancer Program at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, specializing in breast cancer. Dr. Ligibel’s research focuses primarily on the impact of lifestyle factors, such as physical activity and body weight, upon cancer risk and outcomes. more...


Anne McTiernan, MD, PhD
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle

Anne McTiernan, MD, PhD is a Faculty Member in the Division of Public Health Sciences and Director of the Prevention Center at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle Washington and is a Research Professor in the University of Washington Schools of Medicine and Public Health and Community Medicine. more...


Anil Rustgi, MD
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Anil K. Rustgi, M.D., is Chief, Division of Gastroenterology at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He graduated summa cum laude with departmental honors in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry from Yale University. more...


Betty Smoot, PT, DPTSc
University of California, San Francisco

Betty Smoot, PT, DPTSc is an Assistant Professor at UCSF with appointments in the Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science and the Department of Anatomy. She is a licensed physical therapist with certifications in lymphedema therapy and in exercise training for people with cancer. more...


Kathryn Schmitz, PhD, MPH, FACSM
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Kathryn Schmitz, PhD, MPH, FACSM is a professor in the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. Her unique crossdisciplinary training in epidemiology and exercise physiology has resulted   more...


Donna Wilson, MSN, CNS
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York

Donna Wilson has worked as a clinical nurse specialist (CNS) and personal trainer with the Integrative Medicine Service at Memorial Sloan Kettering since September 2000. more...


Eric Winer, MD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston

Eric P. Winer, M.D., serves as the director of the Breast Oncology Center and the Thompson Senior Investigator in Breast Cancer Research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. more...





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