News and Events
11 November 2013 Media Release: The opening of Chris O'Brien Lifehouse last week sees a major advancement for patients using integrative medicine in their cancer treatment. The Lifehouse LivingRoom is a purpose built integrative medicine centre that will provide supportive services, education and complementary therapy treatments that can be used in partnership with clinical care.
13 June 2013 Media Release: Professor Alan Bensoussan has been awarded the prestigious International Award for Contribution to Chinese Medicine by the World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies (WFCMS) in Beijing.
Aug 28, 2012 Media Release: The National Institute of Complementary Medicine (NCIM) welcomes the launch of Kinghorn Cancer Centre in Sydney as a major step forward for cancer patients seeking integrated care.
Aug 16, 2012 Media Release: Traditional yoga practice has been shown to benefit elderly people with insomnia and can help to improve their mental and emotional health, according to Professor Marc Cohen from RMIT University.
June 7, 2012Media Release: The ancient Tibetan goji berry could help fight blindness caused by long-term diabetes according to studies conducted by University of Sydney researchers.
Release date: Dec 16, 2011 Media Release: The National Institute of Complementary Medicine (NICM) has announced at an event held in Sydney today that it has received $2.9 million in funding from philanthropic and industry supporters.
Oct 28, 2009 Media Release: Testing whether people can recover from heart surgery faster, to trialling herbal therapies alongside chemotherapy and the use of acupuncture with IVF, are among the six integrated healthcare* research grants just announced by the National Institute of Complementary Medicine (NICM **).
June 19, 2009 Media Release: Some of the leading lights of Australian complementary medicine research have been acknowledged at the National Institute of Complementary Medicine’s (NICM) inaugural Research Excellence Awards announced at the NICM National Symposium – Supporting Health Priorities and Industry Growth, in Brisbane today.
March 18, 2009 Media Release: The National Institute of Complementary Medicine (NICM) is calling for nominations for the inaugural Research Excellence Awards program which has been launched today.
17 November 2014Media Release: A new research-led Chinese medicine clinic in Sydney, better patient outcomes and the potential for Australia to tap into the $170 billion global traditional Chinese medicine market.