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  • Workshops taking place in association with Harmony in Health and ECIM supporter The College of Medicine which combine the benefits of  natural breathing techniques, natural exercise inspired by Surust ...
  • One of the benefits of the lockdown is that many events are now offering online versions. If you haven’t been able to previously attend the Academy for Integrative Health and Medicine conference that ...
  • In their most recent episode of their ‘Body of Wonder’ podcasts, Dr. Andrew Weil and Dr. Victoria Maizes from the Arizona Weil Center for Integrative Medicine (both committee members for the 13th ECIM ...
  • Come together with a community of like-minded healthcare professionals, researchers, students and change-makers in the field of healthcare and explore the ways in which Integrative Medicine, which com ...
  • The ‘Dance for Health’ programme developed by Aesop have announced the results of the ‘Phase 1 Roll-out’ of this pioneering community dance programme for older people and has shown that there is a sig ...
  • Susan Abookire, assistant professor at Harvard Medical School has published an interesting article explaining how Forest Therapy, inspired by a Japanese practice, is an immersion in nature that has be ...
  • Willem Kuyken from the Oxford Mindfulness Centre and Claire Kelly from Mindfulness in Schools Project interview  Shannon Harvey (Journalist) about her film ‘My Year of Living Mindfully’.  Throughout h ...
  • Featured guest, Dr. Shamini Jain, Ph.D. will be presenting for 1 hour at the next AIHM weekly webinar. This gives attendees tools and the opportunity to connect. Register above to receive the link to ...
  • Fermented foods have become very popular because of the growing awareness of the importance of gut health. While fermentation is one of the oldest forms of food preservation, much has still to be lear ...
  • Unthinkable as it might seem now to congregate in large groups, the last few times the College of Medicine held its Foundation Courses on Integrated Medicine, they asked their attendees for some readi ...
  • On May 26, 2020, over 350 organisations representing over 40 million health professionals and over 4,500 individual health professionals from 90 different countries, wrote to the G20 leaders calling f ...
  • The National Institute of Medical Herbalists are hosting the annual Herbal Medicine Conference online from 10 - 11 October 2020. Promising an amazing online event centred on learning, discussion and c ...
  • Can you help Cochrane Complementary Medicine improve the quality of health-related evidence online by participating in the Cochrane-Wikipedia Project?  Cochrane and Wikipedia are working together to s ...
  • As physical and mental ill health continues to increase across the globe, there is a drive to increase the use of our natural environments for health promotion. There is mounting evidence to support t ...
  • We will aim to keep you posted on research relating to COVID-19 where the researchers are looking for help in spreading the word.  The University College London study will look at the psychological an ...
  • Sofa Singers  - an online singing event that brings hundreds of people together around the world;  the Hay Festival – one of the leading literary festival in the world goes online; the Berlin Philharm ...
  • The British Society of Lifestyle Medicine's fourth annual conference will take place between September 3-5 2020 and this year they are going virtual. Their first ever online conference will be a truly ...
  • We love the words on the homepage of this website – ‘We imagine a world in which everyone is happy and healthy; where healthcare professionals take care of themselves first and are therefore able to t ...
  • The special issue will be published by the Elsevier Journal, Integrative Medicine Research with the purpose of sharing knowledge and experience of traditional medicines for the treatment of COVID-19, ...
  • At the start of Mental Health Awareness Week many associations are asking; Is being anxious the new normal? Do the things we are anxious about change as we get older? Professor David Peters, from ESIM ...
  • There are lots of Apps on the market for health, but not many of the big names focus on the whole person - mind, body & spirit. ‘My Wellness Coach’ App is developed by the University of Arizona, Andre ...
  • Join the Chelsea Physics Garden, the oldest botanic garden in London that houses 5,000 different medicinal, herbal, edible and useful plants, for a digital panel discussion in association with the Col ...
  • Interesting to see that the REMAP-CAP global trial, which has implemented a Pandemic Appendix to the core protocol, will now be evaluating the use of high-dose vitamin C for patients with severe commu ...
  • Taking place on Friday 15 May 2020 8pm BST, 12 noon Pacific Standard Time the AIHM FREE Friday Wellness Webinar Series provides the integrative community a space to stay connected and inspired at the  ...
  • Taking place on Friday 15 May 7 – 9pm BST, the National Centre for Integrative Medicine (NCIM) is hosting the last in the series of 2-hr webinars on personal, organisational and planetary health, inve ...
  • The Society for Integrative Oncology (SIO) is responding to COVID-19 by forming a task force that is focused on supporting practitioners by developing guidelines for Online Integrative Oncology Care. ...
  • *UPDATE - Next webinar taking place on Fri 8th May at 4 - 6pm BST - Challenges and Opportunities in the Virtual World. For more information visit: ow.ly/5tRw50zyd3N  The first webinar took place on Fr ...
  • Pukka Herbs, one of our exhibitors at the ECIM have teamed up with the College of Medicine to produce a need-to-know guide to herbs that have established benefits for health and well-being.  The Colle ...
  • An annual student essay competition to broadcast the voice of the best and most innovative thinking from those about to embark on a career in healthcare. Hosted by the British Holistic Medical Associa ...
  • One of ECIM main partners, The College of Medicine is offering free online health and well-being sessions whilst the UK is in isolation. A hugely influential organisation in the UK that advocates for ...
  • The next wellness webinar will take place on Friday 8 May 2020 (rescheduled from Friday 1 May) and will feature Dr Mary Hardy, board certified in internal medicine who specialises in botanical and int ...
  • A newly launched podcast series by Nutritank, another ECIM supporter, called ‘Nourish Your Mind’. Their first interview is with Elaine Macaninch, a dietitian whose main aim is to improve nutrition edu ...
  • Great to see how many of our committee members and speakers are involved in gathering data for research relating to COVID-19. The success of all these initiatives will be about ensuring maximum partic ...
  • The deadline for the “Excellence in Integrative Medicine Research Award” is postponed to August 28, 2020. This international prize will recognize innovative and excellent scientific projects in the fi ...
  • A lovely video from our ECIM supporter AHN International that reminds us that the solution isn’t always a new technology: Nature has most of the answers.  Watch this video, especially if you are stuck ...

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