This year-long, multidisciplinary program provides faculty from the University of Michigan Medical School, Colleges of Pharmacy and LS&A, and other professional schools (e.g. Business, Dentistry, Social Work, Nursing, Public Health, etc.) and campuses with an in-depth opportunity to explore the theoretical principles, clinical practices and evidence related to complementary, alternative and integrative therapies. Select faculty from other major universities and affiliated hospitals may also apply to participate.
The purpose of the program is to extend resources to faculty that can be applied to teaching, research and clinical care in the emerging field of integrative health care. Graduates of the program are expected to advance knowledge and practice of integrative health care in their respective schools, colleges and departments.