Updated: January 29, 2013
N.D., 2000, University of Michigan
M.P.H., 2004, Michigan State University
Dr. Zick is an assistant research professor at the University of Michigan Department of Family Medicine and helped to found the U-M Complementary and Alternative Medicine Research Center. She is also a member of the education team for the U-M Integrative Medicine Faculty Scholars Program.
The main focus of Dr. Zick's research is cancer prevention via primary and secondary strategies, cancer preventive agents (diet/botanicals), complementary and alternative medicine using botanical medicines and control of symptoms in cancer, e.g., fatigue, pain and nausea. Dr. Zick also has an interest in the use of acupressure for treating chronic insomnia, fatigue and pain.