Case Western Joins Academic Consortium to Advance Integrative Health, Promote Health Equity

The Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine & Health, including 73 of the world’s most renowned academic medical centers and health systems, added Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) to its global network in 2020, strengthening the movement toward transformative healthcare systems and health equity worldwide.   “Case Western is a great example of the increasing interest and…

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Academic Consortium to Promote Whole Health Worldwide Adds Latin America’s First Hospital to Offer Integrative Care

More than 70 of the world’s most prestigious academic medical centers and health systems have voted to add Brazil’s Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein to the international Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine & Health, dedicated to transforming healthcare, providing integrative medicine and health worldwide. Einstein was the first hospital in Latin America to offer integrative medicine…

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Australia’s Largest Integrative Medicine Network Joins Academic Consortium to Promote Whole Health Worldwide

The Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine & Health, comprised of 75 of the most prestigious universities and health systems in North America, broadened its international network in October to include Australia’s NICM Health Research Institute, Western Sydney University.  “This expansion represents the global benefits of working together to develop, share, and implement new, more efficient…

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The Academic Consortium Opens Membership to Nursing Schools and Osteopathic Medical Schools

The Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine & Health, comprised of 75 of the most prestigious universities and health systems in North America, has broadened its network to include nursing schools and osteopathic medical colleges.  This expansion represents the inclusive benefits of working together to develop, share, and implement new, more efficient approaches to patient care and…

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Healing and Thoughts of Hope

Many say that words are not enough, and they are right. But silence is not an option. We join the outrage, the pain, the grief that the world is experiencing over the murder of George Floyd, and countless victims of racism, intolerance, inequity, violence, and bias before him. As healers, we are called to do…

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The Academic Consortium Welcomes a New Board of Directors

The Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine & Health is pleased to welcome the 2020-2021 Board of Directors. Francoise Adan, MD, Director of the UH Connor Integrative Health Network, will lead the new Board as Chair.  “Thanks to Rick Hecht’s leadership, the Board of Directors, our engaged membership, and Dale West, executive director, the Academic Consortium is…

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Amy Locke Elected New Vice-Chair of Academic Consortium

The Academic Consortium is honored to welcome Dr. Amy Locke as the Academic Consortium’s Vice-Chair for 2020-2022. Dr. Locke is the Co-Director of the Resiliency Center at the University of Utah. She completed her medical degree and residency training from the University of Michigan Medical School where she also served as Director of Integrative Family…

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COV-19 Resources from AAMC

The AAMC has created COVID-19 resources for the Academic Medicine Community. https://www.aamc.org/coronavirus-resources-academic-medicin…

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