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Goals & Activities Who we are Sponsors Partners Background

Goals:

  • Increase the research capacity of the CAM research community in Canada.
  • Facilitate collaboration among its members for research purposes
  • Create IN-CAM to be a vibrant community supported by a sustainable structure.
  • Support quality research in the area of CAM and integrative health care

To achieve our goals, IN-CAM engages in a number of activities, including:

  • Host the bi-annual IN-CAM Research Symposium, which brings together researchers, policy makers, practitioners and educators in the CAM and integrative medicine/health field. The Symposium provides an opportunity to share research findings and discuss emerging issues and topics in the CAM field in the Canadian context.
  • Support IN-CAM members' initiatives through the Special Interest Groups.
  • Link with networks, organizations and educational institutions to develop partnerships that further IN-CAM’s objectives and streamline research initiatives within the CAM and integrative medicine/health field.