Research

Integrative Medicine at Yale is research-focused. We conduct clinical, basic, and epidemiological studies on the efficacy, utility, and mechanisms of a variety of interventions.

Research topics most widely studied at Yale:

  • Mind-body interventions such as mindfulness meditation
  • Nutritional therapies, dietary supplements, and the human microbiome
  • Plant medicine pharmacology

Primary Research Activities

Monthly Meeting

  • Fostering community and encourages interdisciplinary research dialogue and collaboration

Scientific Symposium

  • Providing an open-minded forum for presentation and critical review of rigorous scientific inquiry in integrative medicine topics
  • Showcasing and highlight cutting edge research and clinical models already being pursued at Yale to the larger Yale community