About the International Congress

 

The International Congress on Integrative Medicine and Health will take place at the Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass in Phoenix, Arizona May 23-26, 2022. The International Congress is convened by the Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine and Health.
 
Scientists, educators, practitioners and policy-makers from the domestic and international communities will come together to highlight scientific advances pertaining to the field of integrative medicine and health. The International Congress will highlight progress in the arenas of:
 
  • Original research
  • Educational innovations
  • Clinical delivery models
  • Policy challenges
 
Abstracts, symposia, panel discussions, workshops and plenary sessions are solicited from the community and selection is based on peer review for quality, timeliness and fit with the overall program. The International Congress will convey the latest information on:
 
  • Safety, efficacy, mechanism of action and cost effectiveness of individual integrative therapies and lifestyle interventions
  • Models of integrative care which are emerging in the US and abroad.
 
More than 1,000 researchers, educators, clinicians, and trainees from around the world are expected to attend. International Congress Organizers welcome individuals from all disciplines and professions engaged in integrative medicine and health to foster the development of new collaborations and to strengthen existing partnerships within the field of integrative healthcare.

 

 

Oversight Committee

Gloria Yeh, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Biography
Jeffery Dusek, PhD
Director of Research, University Hospitals Connor Integrative Health Network
Biography
Francoise Adan, MD
Chief Whole Health and Wellbeing Officer, University Hospitals Connor Integrative Health Network
Biography
Inger Burnett-Zeigler, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
Biography
Maria Chao, DrPH, MPA
Associate Professor, UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine
Biography
Sian Cotton, PhD
Professor and Director, UC Center for Integrative Health and Wellness, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Center for Integrative Health and Wellness
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Aviad Haramati, PhD
Professor, Georgetown University School of Medicine
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Frederick Hecht, MD
Professor of Medicine and Director of Research, UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicne, UCSF
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David Victorson, PhD
Professor, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
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Dale West, CAE
Executive Director, Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine & Health
Biography

Program Committee

Sian Cotton, PhD
Professor and Director, UC Center for Integrative Health and Wellness, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Center for Integrative Health and Wellness
Biography
David Victorson, PhD
Professor, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
Biography
Dale West, CAE
Executive Director, Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine & Health
Biography
Holger Cramer
Research Director, Department of Internal and Integrative Medicine, Evang. Kliniken Essen-Mitte, Faculty of Medicine, University of Duisburg-Essen
Biography
Emmeline Edwards
Director, Division of Extramural Research, National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH)
Biography
Leigh Frame, PhD, MHS
Director, Integrative Medicine, George Washington School of Medicine & Health Sciences
Biography
Ricardo Ghelman
Chair, Brazilian Academic Consortium for Integrative Health, CABSIN
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Victoria Maizes, MD
Executive Director/Professor of Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine and Public Health, University of Arizona
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Eric Roseen
Assistant Professor | Department of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine | Boston Medical Center
Biography
Samantha Simmons, MPH
President, Oregon Collaborative for Integrative Medicine
Biography
Scarlet Soriano, MD
Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine
Biography
Terri Stone
Co-Founder and Medical Director of Fresh & Savory Culinary and Lifestyle Medicine, MedStar Institute for Innovation
Biography
Megan Voss
Assistant Professor, Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing , University of Minnesota
Biography
Alison Whitehead
National Program Lead, Integrative Health Coordinating Center (IHCC)
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Ursula Wolf
Full Professor, Director Institute of Complementary and Integrative Medicine, University of Bern, Institute of Complementary and Integrative Medicine
Biography