Dr James Meschino DC, MS, ND, ROHP, RAP, is the Director of Nutritional Therapy at the Cancer Immunotherapy Centers in Toronto, where he works with a team of medical physicians and an oncology nurse, who provide patients with conventional and leading-edge integrative cancer therapies, including dietary modification and use of nutritional supplements that influence key biological targets in the adjunctive management of cancer. (Cancer Immunotherapy Centers)
Originally, a Doctor of Chiropractic, James went on to complete a Master's degree in science with specialties in human nutrition and biology at the University of Bridgeport Conn. He is also an ND, a Registered Orthomolecular Health Practitioner and A Registered Acupuncture Practitioner (with special interest in chronic pain management). He is a Fellow of the Academy of Anti-Aging Research and an associate professor at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto, where he has taught courses in the biochemistry, nutrition and natural medicine courses since 1984. He has coordinated and taught the second and third year nutrition courses at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine and continues to provide continuing education courses on nutrition and natural medicine to medical doctors, pharmacists, chiropractors and other health care providers in the United States and Canada. As a faculty member of the American Council on Exercise (ACE), he has taught courses to fitness professionals on nutrition, athletic performance and anti-aging.
In 2010, Dr. Meschino was asked to join the faculty of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine where he now teaches medical doctors, oncologists and naturopaths an 8- hour, CME-approved program on "The Evidence-based Adjunctive Nutritional Management of Cancer" who are enrolled in the Integrative Cancer Therapy Fellowship Program, offered by this medical organization.
Dr. Meschino was a practitioner at the Ryerson University Health Clinic in Toronto, which prov