We are the premier source for patients looking for an integrative medicine provider in their area. We're listed in countless books, journals and magazines; and our Physician+Link is accessed by over 30,000 unique visitors each month. Our aggressive presence on Google, Bing, and Yahoo contributes to our success in providing over 400 referrals a day.
Our referrals are a trusted resource for individuals seeking an integrative healthcare provider in their area and our dedicated talent is able to expertly match patients with local physicians. If you are looking for new patients and practice integrative medicine, ACAM membership is a smart decision!
However, we're so much more than referrals...
Member discounts to educational events
10% discount at the ACAM Store
Educational Webinar Workshops & Live Practicums
Advocacy for issues in the industry
Opportunities to serve the Organization
Guest-blogging and guest-faculty opportunities
Networking, networking, networking!
GENERAL - View Benefits
MD, DO, ND, NMD, DDS, NP, DC, PA, ARNP, Emeritus, & other similar. Please select the membership type based on years of having medical license.
1-6 years: $295 7+ years: $475 Emeritus: $195
INTEGRATIVE PROFESSIONAL - View Benefits
Nutritional Medical Doctor, Dietitian, Nutritionist, Acupuncturist, LMT, Pharmacist, &
other similar. $195
SCHOLAR - View Benefits
Medical students in an accredited program, Intern, Resident, or Fellow. $49
EXPRESS - View Benefits
Open to any medical genre - online services only for 3 months. $49
Open to companies whose mission aligns with ACAM's and are not exhibiting at the
annual meeting but want access to ACAM's member advertising rates. Affiliate Partner
status is paid annually. $399
The applicant shall submit a satisfactorily completed application form which shall include:
- a copy of the current state license (if applicable)
- letter of reference from a current member to the College
- payment representing the appropriate initiation fee.
If a letter of reference is not available, the Membership/Credentials committee will consider applicant at their discretion. Acceptance of an application is subject to criteria established by the Membership/Credentials Committee and approved by the Board. Further requirements may be established by the College as needed.
Eligibility Eligibility for GENERAL and PREMIER Memberships
General members shall be those persons who have earned a recognized degree (MD, DO, ND, or their equivalent) in medicine and currently possess an unrestricted licence to practice medicine, issued by the applicable licensing authority, and who have been accepted for membership by the College. Each member of the General member class shall have one vote on each matter submitted to a vote of the members.
ND/NMD membership is for practitioners holding a valid license in Alaska, Arizona, California, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Hawaii, Idaho, Kansas, Maine, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, Oregon, Utah, Vermont, Washington, and US Outlying Territories. ACAM only accepts ND/NMD applications from those who hold a degree from one of the following accredited Naturopathic Medicine College: Bastyr University, Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine & Health Sciences (SCNM), National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM), Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine (BINM), Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM), and University of Bridgeport College of Naturopathic Medicine (UBCNM).
Eligibility for CORPORATE Membership
Corporate members consist of three actual members - 1 General member and 3 members of either the Associate member class or the Integrative Professional member class. The General member shall be those persons who have earned a recognized degree (MD, DO, ND, or their equivalent) in medicine and currently possess an unrestricted licence to practice medicine, issued by the applicable licensing authority, and who have been accepted for membership by the College. The remaining members shall be members as dictated by the Associate (below) or Integrative Professional (below) member classes. Only the member of the General member class has one vote on each matter submitted to a vote of the members.
Eligibility for ASSOCIATE Membership
Associate members shall be those persons who have earned a degree as a PhD, ACAOM certified LAc, PharmD, RN, PAC, Psychologist, or their equivalent in medicine and currently possess an unrestricted license to practice medicine, issued by the applicable licensing authority, and who have been accepted for membership by the College. Members of the Associate member class have no voting rights. Members of the Associate member class shall have no voting rights on matters submitted to a vote of the members.
Eligibility for INTEGRATIVE PROFESSIONAL Membership
Integrative Professional members shall be those persons who have earned a degree/certification as a dietitian, nutritionist, acupuncturist, nutritional medical doctor, certified LMT, pharmacist, or their equivalent and currently possess an unrestricted license/certificate to practice, issued by the applicable licensing authority, and who have been accepted for membership by the College. Members of the Integrative Professional member class shall have no voting rights on matters submitted to a vote of the members.
Eligibility for SCHOLAR Membership
Scholar members shall be those persons who part-time or full-time, first through fourth year medical students enrolled in an accredited program; interns, fellows or residents. Applicant must also include official transcript from an accredited medical school or proof of internship/residence. Members of the Scholar member class shall have no voting rights on matters submitted to a vote of the members.
The American College for Advancement in Medicine (ACAM) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to educating physicians and other health care professionals on the safe and effective application of integrative medicine.