Research at National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH)
NCCIH develops and oversees funded research and research training programs, conducts clinical, translational, and basic research, and shares highlights of recently published studies.
NCCIH’s Funding Priorities and Research Focus
The National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) funds and conducts research to help answer important scientific and public health questions about complementary and integrative health approaches. NCCIH works to determine what is promising, what helps and why, what doesn’t work, and what is safe.
Major areas of of NCCIH Research:
Pain Research: Employing Mind and Body Approaches
Natural Product Research: Investigating Safety and Mechanisms