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Dr. Victor Sierpina wins 2019 Bravewell Distinguished Service Award

It is with great pleasure that the Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine & Health announces Dr. Victor Sierpina as the 2019 Bravewell Distinguished Service Award recipient. Dr. Sierpina holds the W.D. and Laura Nell Nicholson Family Professorship in Integrative Medicine at University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) and currently serves as Director of the Department…

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The Consortium Joins the National Academy of Medicine to Counter Opioid Epidemic

The Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine & Health has joined the National Academy of Medicine and 100 other Organizations to counter the opioid epidemic in declaring a commitment to reversing national trends in opioid misuse and overdose through the Action Collaboration on Countering the U.S. Opioid Epidemic. The Action Collaborative on Countering the U.S. Opioid…

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Consortium Welcomes New Board Members

  The Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine & Health is pleased to welcome four new members of the Board of Directors recently elected by the membership. These new Board members will join the current board to provide leadership for carrying out the Consortium’s vision and mission.  Sarah Ingersoll, MS, MBA, RN, Treasurer, University of Southern…

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Consortium Comments on HHS Draft Report

Consortium Comments to HHS on “Draft Report on Pain Management Best Practices: Updates, Gaps, Inconsistencies, and Recommendations” This morning the Consortium submitted comments and recommendations to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) after a thorough review of the “Draft Report on Pain Management Best Practices: Updates, Gaps, Inconsistencies, and Recommendations”. The Consortium…

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University of Tennessee Medical Center Membership Application

The Membership Committee has reviewed the University of Tennessee Medical Center’s membership application and has approved their application. Please review the materials below and cast your vote to approve their membership. Final-Consortium-Application-UT Dean’s Letter of SupportDeans Integrative Health Brochure ROCIO-HUET-CV  

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Policy Working Group

Policy Working Group Meeting Recordings March 13, 2019 Meeting Featured Speakers: James Specker (Director of Industrial and Government Relations, AMTA) Niki Munk (AMTA, Asst Prof at Indiana University) Angela Barker (AMTA President-elect) Jason Richie (Program Manager, Government Relations, AMTA) Deborah Outlaw (Outlaw Group specializing in federal health policy) VIEW RECORDING February 13, 2019 Meeting Featured…

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