News on CAM / Integrative Medicine Research and Policy:
National Center for Complementary & Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) at National Institutes of Health (NIH) News and Events
The Integrator Blog run by John Weeks
For CAM events, see the listing of Calendars of Events.
Notable past events of the Alternative Medicine Foundation:
Herb Day Events took place throughout the US during the week beginning October 8, 2006. The Alternative Medicine Foundation participated in the events at the US Botanic Garden.
Second International Congress on Tibetan Medicine, November 5-9, 2003, Hyatt Regency, Washington, DC.
Industrial Leadership for the Preservation of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, October 14-15, 2003 Philadelphia. See brochure for registration.
Global Holistic Health Summit, January 12 - 17 2003, in Bangalore, India was co-sponsored by the Alternative Medicine Foundation.
Indigenous Healing Traditions of the Americas, November 14-17, 2002, Washington DC. A conference to explore the uniqueness, wealth, and complexity of the healing traditions indigenous to the American continents.
Institute of Ideas Conference - Science, Knowledge and Humanity at the New School University, New York, October 26-28, 2001. Jackie Wootton debated in the session: Alternative Medicine - Folklore vs. Scientific Lore.
The Alternative Medicine Foundation was co-organizer for the international conference on Ethnomedicine and Drug Discovery, November 3-5, 1999, Silver Spring, MD, USA
Cosponsor of the Cancer Survivors conference, Integrating Alternative and Complementary Medicine. November 21, 1999 in Bethesda, MD, USA.
The Alternative Medicine Foundation provided the scientific coordination for, and was a major sponsor of the First International Congress on Tibetan Medicine, which was held in Washington, DC, November 7-9, 1998. For full details, visit the Web site at: http://www.tibetmed.org/ictm.htm