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The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) is now the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH)

NOT-AT-15-003
Release Date: 
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Expiration Date: 
Tuesday, January 1, 2019

National Center Complementary Alternative Medicine NCCAM) now National Center Complementary Integrative Health NCCIH) Notice Number: NOT-AT-15-003 Key Dates Release Date: February 18, 2015 Related Announcements None Issued National Center Complementary Integrative Health NCCIH) Purpose National Center Complementary Alternative Medicine NCCAM) has renamed National Center Complementary Integrative Health NCCIH). Public Law 113-235, Consolidated Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015,” changed name the Center the National Center Complementary Integrative Health (NCCIH).The name change reflects fact the of alternative medicine—unproven practices used place conventional medicine—is rare. Integrative health care, defined a comprehensive, often interdisciplinary approach treatment, prevention health promotion brings together complementary conventional therapies, more common. mission NCCIH remain unchanged. NCCIH continue focus the study the usefulness safety complementary integrative interventions, provide the public research-based information guide health care decision making. Center’s Home Page nccih.nih.gov) been updated reflect name change. links” continue include NCCAM a period time. Inquiries Please direct inquiries to: Martin H. Goldrosen Ph.D., National Center Complementary Integrative Health NCCIH) Telephone:  301-594-2014 Email:  martin.goldrosen@nih.gov

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