Carole O'Toole

Carole O’Toole, MS, is director of Smith Center for Healing and the Arts Institute for Integrative Oncology Navigation in Washington DC, where she developed their groundbreaking integrative navigation model and cocreated their training in integrative cancer care navigation. She also leads Smith Center’s Integrative Navigation Team and directs their signature retreats for cancer patients. An integrative navigator for more than 20 years, Carole has established hospital and community-based integrative navigation programs in Washington and is the author of two books on integrative cancer care.

Learn more about this presenter’s work:


  • Cancer Treatment and the Mind-Body Connection

    Complementary medicine relies heavily upon inner resources, especially the tremendous healing power of the mind. Allopathic medicine primarily looks to technology and external sources of treatment to determine outcome.