17 January 2019 Research led by Dr Mike Armour has found that lifestyle interventions consisting of low-impact exercise, heat and acupressure are among the most effective self-care techniques for managing period pain.
20 December 2018 The World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies awarded NICM Health Research Institute the status of an International Collaborating Centre for Chinese Medicine Clinical Research, one of only four sites to earn this recognition worldwide.
19 December 2018 This year has been a very significant and historical year for NICM, with our establishment and move to the Westmead campus. Westmead is an ideal location for Australia's lead institute in integrative medicine research. Positioned in a historical landmark building at Westmead – one of the world’s largest dedicated health and medical research precincts – we have a strong visible presence for our Institute and the important research we do.
19 December 2018 NICM welcomes The Jacka Foundation of Natural Therapies generous gift and legacy of $6 million. The gift will support a new world-class conference centre, located on the top floor at NICM, in addition to research.
10 December 2018 NICM has recently featured in global, national, state and local media including: Newsweek, Bloomberg, SBS Insight, ABC Radio National, Today Tonight, 7NEWS, National Nine News, The Daily Telegraph, and more.
20 November 2018 A collaborative program between NICM and the Belgravia Foundation, called “Take Charge!”, has now successfully provided community exercise interventions to over 300 people with mental illness in NSW and VIC.