international professional organizations

International Society for Complementary Medicine Research (ISCMR)

ISCMR is an international professional, multidisciplinary, non-profit scientific organization that is devoted to fostering Complementary and Integrative Medicine research. 2011-2013 Dr. Witt served as President and was from 2013-2016 chairing of the special interest group on research methodology  training.


Society for Acupuncture Research

SAR's mission is to promote, advance and disseminate scientific inquiry into Oriental medicine systems, which include acupuncture, herbal therapy, and other modalities. Since 2013 Dr. Witt serves as a board member.

Society of Integrative Oncology

The Society of Integrative Oncology aims to advance evidence based, comprehensive, integrative healthcare to improve the lives of people affected by cancer. Since 2015 Dr. Witt serves as a board member.

ressources for information on complementary and integrative medicine

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)

NCCAM is the Federal Government's lead agency for scientific research on complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) in the US.