Abstracts must be 300 words or less and may be submitted in one of four categories

  • Original Clinical Research
  • Topical Reviews (Literature, systematic, meta-analysis)
  • Case Reports
  • Policy & Practice Models

Abstracts will be selected based on:

  • Originality
  • Study design
  • Interpretation
  • Relevance to the practice of Integrative Health & Medicine

Ten posters will be chosen for commendation & publishing based on:

  • Poster representative must be present and poster must meet all written guidelines
  • Conference attendees will be judging the posters - most widely regarded posters will be selected and honored at the poster reception


Note on copyright: By submitting a poster abstract, authors/co-authors transfer any copyrights, grant permission to the AIHM, & agree that the submitted poster and abstract may be published, shared online, distributed to attendees and used on the AIHM website.

The Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine is pleased to receive abstracts of original research dealing with integrative holistic medicine. In keeping with the Mission of the Academy, research abstracts resulting from an Interprofessional Collaboration are encouraged.


Submission Guidelines

Abstracts are due on September 30, 2016 and must be 300 words or less.

Abstracts may be submitted in one of four categories:

  1. Original Clinical Research
  2. Topical Reviews (literature, systematic, meta analysis)
  3. Case Reports
  4. Policy & Practice Models

Abstracts will be judged on:
  1. Originality
  2. Study Design
  3. Interpretation
  4. Relevance to the Practice of Integrative Health & Medicine

Submissions are checked on a weekly basis and sent to the review committee to approve, deny or gather more information. The Corresponding Author can expect to receive a response via email approximately 4 weeks from submission review.