AIHM expresses its gratitude to the Academic Collaborative for Integrative Health (ACIH), formally known as the Academic Consortium for Complementary and Alternative Health Care (ACCAHC), for their participation in the creation of the first year of the fellowship curriculum.

The Academic Consortium for Complementary & Alternative Health Care.
AIHM Fellowship Curriculum Overview

Curriculum Overview

YEAR ONE
Quarter One: Vision, Society & Change Quarter Two: The Essence of Lifestyle Medicine
  • Visionary Medicine
  • Self-Care: Social Health
  • Social Influences on Health
  • Enhancing Motivation for Change
  • Residential Retreat 1
  • The Integrative Assessment
  • Integrative Clinical Round Table 1
  • Evolving Human Nutrition
  • The Nutritional Assessment
  • The F.I.T.T. Prescription
  • Clinician’s Guide to Dietary Supplements
  • Self-Care: Lifestyle Medicine
  • Evidence Informed Integrative Health and Medicine
  • Integrative Clinical Roundtable 2
Quarter Three: Prescription for the Heart & Mind Quarter Four: People, Place & the Planet
  • Mind-Body-Spirit: The Power of Emotion and Thought
  • Self-Care: Mindfulness Practice
  • Spiritual Inquiry and Spiritual Care
  • Mindfulness in Practice
  • Clinician's Guide to Botanical Medicine
  • Integrative Clinical Round Table 3
  • Small Planet—Big Picture
  • Environmental Medicine
  • Self-Care: Environmental Health
  • Residential Retreat 2
  • Traditional (Indigenous) Medicine Systems
  • Integrative Clinical Round Table 4
YEAR TWO
Quarter Five: The Clinician’s Tool Box Quarter Six: The Clinician’s Journey
  • The Business of Integrative Medicine
  • Creating Healing Spaces
  • Clinical Immersion Overview
  • Clinical Case Study Overview
  • Advanced Drug-Nutrient-Herb Interactions
  • Self-Care: Traditional Medicine
  • Integrative Clinical Round Table 5
  • Elective Modules (20 hours)
  • Clinical Immersion Experience 1
  • Clinical Immersion Review
  • Self-Care
  • Integrative Clinical Round Table 6
  • Elective Modules (40 hours)
Quarter Seven: The Clinician’s Journey Continues Quarter Eight: Endings & Beginnings
  • Clinical Immersion Experience 2 & Evaluation
  • Clinical Immersion Review
  • Clinical Case Study Draft 1 Submission
  • Self-Care
  • Integrative Clinical Round Table 7
  • Clinical Case Study Submission
  • Elective Modules (40 hours)
  • Self-Care
  • Review and Final Exam
  • Post-Assessment
  • Residential Retreat 3 & Graduation
PROPOSED ELECTIVES (Depending on the interest of the Fellows)
  • Integrative Pain Management (20 hours)
  • Topics in Oncology (20 hours)
  • Topics in Integrative Pediatrics (20 hours)
  • Topics in Integrative Mental Health (20 hours)
  • Integrative Women’s Health (40 hours)
  • The Nuances of Hormone Prescribing (20 hours)
  • Integrative Approaches to Men’s Health (20 hours)
  • Integrative Approaches to GI Health (40 hours)
  • Integrative Approaches to Heart Health (20 hours)
  • Topics in Integrative Rheumatology (20 hours)
  • Allergies, Asthma and Atopic Dermatitis (20 hours)
  • Aromatherapy (10 hours)