Melinda R Ring

  • 31 Citations
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Research Interests

Research interest: Examining the potential benefits of integrative medicine therapies (complementary and alternative medicine) for a range of conditions.

Certifications and Licenses

Internal Medicine

Training Experience

1997Residency, University of Chicago Hospitals

Education/Academic qualification

MD, University of Chicago

… → 1994

Research interests

  • Integrative Medicine
  • Menopause
  • Mood Disorders
  • Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases
  • Pain Management
  • Patient-Reported Outcomes
  • Quality of Life
  • Women's Health

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Grants 2014 2020

Pain Management
Opiate Alkaloids
Medical Marijuana

Research Output 2003 2019

Cooking Up Health: A Novel Culinary Medicine and Service Learning Elective for Health Professional Students

Ring, M. R., Cheung, E. O. Y., Mahadevan, R., Folkens, S. & Edens, N., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine. 25, 1, p. 61-72 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical Students
2 Citations (Scopus)

Acupuncture as Adjuvant Therapy for the Management of Cervical Dystonia

Bega, D., Park, K., Grimone, A., Lin, F. & Ring, M. R., Aug 1 2018, In : Medical Acupuncture. 30, 4, p. 198-203 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Botulinum Toxins
Integrative Medicine

Clinical Roundup: Selected Treatment Options for Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth

Ring, M. R. & Namboodiri, S., Jun 1 2018, In : Alternative and Complementary Therapies. 24, 3, p. 140-141 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate


Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Ring, M. R., Jan 1 2018, Integrative Medicine: Fourth Edition. Elsevier., p. 361-369.e2

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
3 Citations (Scopus)

Practice Drift: Are there risks when integrative medicine physicians exceed their scope?

Ring, M. R. & Newmark, S., Aug 1 2018, In : Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine. 24, 8, p. 748-751 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Integrative Medicine