The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (N C C A M): Part of the National Institutes of Health

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Clinical Trials

These carefully conducted studies are the fastest and safest way to find out if CAM treatments or therapies work in people.

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Research Sponsored by NCCAM

The Division of Extramural Research develops and oversees NCCAM-funded research and research training programs.

Research Conducted at NCCAM

The Division of Intramural Research conducts clinical, translational, and basic research in Bethesda, MD.

Policies and Guidelines

Documentation from NCCAM and NIH on proper research procedures.

Awarded Grants and Contracts

Lists of research and training grants funded for both new and ongoing research, with links to abstracts.