4th International Workshop on INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE
September 25th,2004 St Anne'College,Oxford
The 4th International Workshop of Japan Functional Food Research Association（JAFRA）has just
been opened at Oxford，an Old academic city in England，following the 2nd workshop held in
Thank you ver ymuch for joining us here and coming from Japan and Asian and European countries.
The previous meetings covered a variety of integrative medicines，including holistic medicine，
Steiner medicine（anthroposophic medicine），homeopathy，Kneipp therapy，healing，Phytotherapy，
psychotherapy，and music therapy.The present meeting is a taking up new theraples，such as
hyperthermia against cancer，iridology，Ayurveda，Which is a traditional therapy in India，immune
therapy for cancer，and psychiatric approach for cancer patients.Leading experts will give lectures
in their respective fields．
Various forms of integrative medicine have been taking root in the world.Therapies that can be
adopted may soon be limited because of different reglmes.
However，it would be good to hear about
Various therapies born after many years of effects and trial and error.
I hope that this workshop will be beneficial and fruitful for you．
Director of Japan Functional Food Research Association