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NCCIH Coalition for Whole Person Health

The National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH) Coalition for Whole Person Health is an independent group of nonprofit organizations that is national in scope. These organizations raise awareness about NCCIH and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and how research can inform integrative, interprofessional, patient-centered, and whole person care. They are key stakeholders of NCCIH and serve as the voices of the patients, communities, and professionals for whom NCCIH works. 

For more information on the NCCIH Coalition for Whole Person Health, contact:
Mary Beth Kester, M.S.
Director, Office of Policy, Planning, and Evaluation 


Amy Mack

Amy Mack, M.S.E.S./M.P.A.                                  
Chief Executive Officer
Institute for Functional Medicine 

Samantha Simmons

Samantha Simmons, M.P.H. 
Chief Executive Officer 
Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine and Health

Steering Committee Member Organizations

  • Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine
  • American College of Lifestyle Medicine
  • American Holistic Nurses Association
  • Cornerstone Collaboration
  • Integrative Health Policy Consortium
  • Teaching Kitchen Collaborative
  • WholeHealthEd