Osher Collaborative for Integrative Medicine
The Osher Collaborative for Integrative Medicine comprises an international group of seven academic centers funded by The Bernard Osher Foundation to study, teach, and practice integrative medicine.
• University of California, San Francisco (endowed in 1998)
• Harvard University (2001)
• Karolinska Institutet (2005)
• Northwestern University (2014)
• Vanderbilt University (2014)
• University of Miami (2017)
• University of Washington (2018)
The centers possess both unique and shared strengths in the areas of research, education, and clinical care. The Osher Collaborative advances the field of integrative medicine through the sharing of knowledge, resources, and best practices. It amplifies the collective impact of the seven Osher Centers on health and wellbeing for all.
About the Osher Collaborative Coordinating Center
The Coordinating Center of the Osher Collaborative for Integrative Medicine supports a shared mission of fostering integrative medicine internationally by fulfilling three key functions:
• Strengthening connections among Osher Centers for Integrative Medicine
• Enhancing the engagement of Osher Collaborative members across sites
• Facilitating collaborative educational, clinical, and research initiatives
This global hub, hosted by the UCSF Osher Center, provides the infrastructure to support collective initiatives across all seven Osher Centers.