Eran Ben-Arye has an MD degree from the Faculty of Medicine of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel. He specialised in family medicine at the Department of Family Medicine, The Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, The Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel.
Prof. Ben-Arye developed and instructed in a complementary medicine education programme in the Division of Complementary Medicine at the Department of Family Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, USA. He is the co-founder and director of the Unit of Complementary and Traditional Medicine at the Department of Family Medicine, Haifa, and the director of the Integrative Oncology Programme within the Haifa and Western Galilee Oncology Service, Lin and Carmel Medical Centers, Clalit Health Services. Prof. Ben-Arye is on the faculty of the Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, The Technion, and since 2007 has been the chairperson of the Israel Society for Complementary Medicine of the Israel Medical Association. Prof. Ben-Arye is the Primary Researcher of the Middle East Research Group in Integrative Oncology (MERGIO) within the Middle East Cancer Consortium (MECC) and is an elected member of the Society for Integrative Oncology (SIO) Board of Trustees, SIO Regional Ambassador to Europe and the Middle-East and co-director of the SIO Online Task Force. He is a nominate member of an expert panel charged with the development of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and joint guideline titled “An integrative approach to cancer-related pain management”.
“Why do I support Yes to Life’s mission? Because integrative oncology is not just patient-centered care, it is where men and women diagnosed with cancer pave the path for an effective, safe, and meaningful journey.”