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The 2017 OCIM Conference

Join 300 health practitioners, researchers, educators and students representing a myriad of health disciplines as we come together June 9-10, 2017 to listen to cutting edge local area research, captivating keynote speakers and an engaging panel of integrative medicine for medically underserved in our region. With poster sessions, exhibitors and networking opportunities, the integrative health community building will be fantastic. We cannot wait to see you there in June!

Did you miss the 2015 conference?

You can view the video of Esther Sternberg's keynote talk in Brain Immune Interactions now or view the Conference Program here.



What is the OCIM Conference?

The Oregon Collaborative for Integrative Medicine (OCIM) Conference was previously known as SPARC. This conference highlights current integrative medicine and health research, education and clinical models of care and promotes interprofessional scientific collaboration. It represents a partnership between the integrative medicine educational and health care community across the state of Oregon.

Participating Organizations

  • National University of Natural Medicine*
  • Oregon College of Oriental Medicine*
  • Oregon Health & Science University*
  • Pacific University*
  • University of Western States*
  • University of Portland
  • Legacy Cancer Healing Center at Good Samaritan Hospital
  • Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research
  • Integrative Medicine Institute

     *Denotes member of OCIM