"The Integrative Health & Medicine Conference of the Year"
October 22–25 | San Diego, CA

Call for Posters

2017 AIHM Annual Conference
October 22-25, 2017 | San Diego, CA


Call for Research Posters

Submission Deadline for Original Research Posters: Friday, September 15, 2017

The AIHM Annual Conference is the time where our community gathers together to learn, network, and develop a true interprofessional collaboration in the many disciplines within integrative health and medicine.

This meeting of the minds brings in over 1,100 clinicians, researchers and academics – all seeking to advance their own professional development and improve this transformative health discipline.

AIHM is pleased to receive poster abstracts of original research on integrative holistic health and medicine, naturopathic medicine, chiropractic medicine, holistic nursing, mind-body research, public health and policy related to integrative health and medicine, or other relevant topics.

We welcome poster applications that:

  • Address the importance of treating the whole person, mind-body-spirit
  • Explore the role of evidence-based medicine in the treatment and prevention of common medical conditions and chronic illnesses
  • Showcase effective methods to incorporate innovative tools and resources into integrative medicine practices/organizations

Suggested Themes

  • Public and Environmental Health
  • Business practices in Integrative Health and Medicine
  • Research - original, evidence-based work, summary of past works
  • Life Cycle
  • New Advancements in Clinical Care Models

Poster Presenter Responsibilities

All accepted presenters/authors must agree to the following rules, regulations, and responsibilities:

Submission Process

The Call for Research Posters is open until Friday, September 15, 2017. All proposals must be completed in the online submission system. You will receive an automatic confirmation of your submission.
*We highly encourage submissions from MDs, DOs and all allied, licensed health and medical professions.


  • Call for Research Posters will be due by Friday, September 15, 2017. 
  • Call for Proposals (education sessions and presenters) is closed. If you submitted a proposal you will be notified in mid-April on the status.

All Poster applications will be reviewed by an interprofessional group of AIHM member volunteers and staff who will rate and recommend final selections. Applications will be selected based on originality study design, interpretation and relevance to the practice of integrative health and medicine. This is expected to be a competitive process and AIHM members will receive priority consideration in selection. (Not an AIHM member? Join our community today!)
You will be notified in mid-April on the status of your education session proposal. Research posters will be accepted on a rolling basis through the submission deadline. 

Get Started

We encourage you to collect your thoughts in advance of going to the online form. Please download the Call for Posters document in Word so you can save your work first.

To begin the submission process, please select the Start button below.

If you have questions about the proposal process, please do not hesitate to contact Megan Denhardt, CAE at conference@aihm.org or 571-215-2584.


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