The Society for Acupuncture Research
The Society for Acupuncture Research is dedicated to improving the quality and increasing the awareness of research in acupuncture, herbal therapy and other modalities of Oriental Medicine. If you share our values and want to be an active part of SAR’s mission, we invite you to become a member and join the global dialogue that ultimately impacts the clinical scope and practice of acupuncture and Oriental medicine.
National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
The National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH) is the Federal Government's lead agency for scientific research on complementary and integrative health approaches. We are 1 of the 27 institutes and centers that make up the National Institutes of Health (NIH) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The mission of NCCIH is to define, through rigorous scientific investigation, the usefulness and safety of complementary and integrative health interventions and their roles in improving health and health care.
The Acupuncture Research Resource Centre
ARRC is a specialist resource for acupuncture research information. It is funded by the British Acupuncture Council (BAcC) It was established in 1994 by the BAcC in partnership with the Foundation for Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), a research charity.
Foundation for Traditional Chinese Medicine
The goal of the Foundation is, through research and education, to bring the traditional Chinese system of acupuncture more centrally into the national health care system.