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What does OAM stand for?

OAM stands for Office of Alternative Medicine (NIH)

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Gordon is Dean of the College of Mind-Body Medicine at Saybrook Graduate School and Research Center, a Clinical Professor in the Departments of Psychiatry and Family Medicine at Georgetown Medical School, and served as the first Chair of the Program Advisory Council of the National Institute's of Health's Office of Alternative Medicine.
Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) and Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) convinced Congress that the NIH should establish an Office of Alternative Medicine and awarded it a $2 million budget (Harkin believed that bee pollen, a popular alternative treatment, cured his allergies and wanted further scientific study).
Congress has upgraded the Office of Alternative Medicine to a full-fledged National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine within NIH, with a $50 million budget in fiscal 1999.
To learn more about alternative therapies for diabetes treatment, contact the National Institutes of Health's Office of Alternative Medicines Clearinghouse at (888) 644-6226.