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EUROCAM Uniting European organisations in the sector of Traditional, Complementary and Integrative Medicine

EUROCAM is a European platform for organisations representing patients, medical doctors, veterinarians, and practitioners in the sector of Traditional, Complementary, and Integrative Medicine (TCIM). EUROCAM aims to promote the contribution of Traditional, Complementary, and Integrative Medicine to better health in Europe. EUROCAM is an independent non-profit and non-governmental European umbrella organisation. 

EUROCAM foundation

EUROCAM represents acupuncture, Ayurveda, anthroposophic medicine, herbal medicine, homeopathic medicine, naturopathic or traditional European medicine, reiki therapy, and traditional Chinese medicine. The practice of Traditional and Complementary Medicine modalities is based on clinical expertise and the best available clinical evidence from scientific research built over the last few decades.


The objective of EUROCAM is to promote and facilitate Traditional, Complementary, and Integrative Medicine’s role in enhancing and maintaining citizens' health, highlighting health promotion and TCIM's contribution to preventative healthcare. 

  • EUROCAM focuses on TCIM's place in EU public health policy and programmes.
  • EUROCAM emphasises the accessibility and affordability of TCIM.
  • EUROCAM advocates for TCIM with EU policymakers.

Latest News

European Antibiotic Awareness Day

18 November 2021, On EAAD EUROCAM, released its policy statement on AMR ‘Improving patient resilience to reduce the need to rely on anti-infection treatment: the role of Integrative Medicine’.

Online European Congres for Integrative Medicine 

5 - 7 November 2021, A forum to facilitate the advancement of healthcare by combining conventional medicine with evidence-informed lifestyle, Complementary and Traditional approaches.

EUROCAM's Secretary-General Dr Ton Nicolai is one of the speakers of the more than 125 International speakers at the congress. For registration and access to the congress.

Online event of the MEP Interest Group on Integrative Medicine and Health

Tuesday 12 October 2021 | 16.00 - 18.00 CET | the MEP Interest Group on Integrative Medicine and Health will hold an event with leading experts in the field of Integrative Medicine and Health in Pain Management. A unique opportunity to participate in an event where expert speakers share their knowledge and insights. Watch the registration on EUROCAM's YouTube channel.

Online public webinar organised by the ENVI Committee on 'Benefits of integrative medicine in patients with chronic diseases'

Monday 11 October | 12.00 -13.30 CET | The Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI) has invited key speakers in the field of Integrative Medicine to speak about the 'Benefits of Integrative Medicine in patients with chronic disease'.
EUROCAM's Secretary-General Dr Ton Nicolai will be one of the speakers. The others are Prof Georg Seifert (Germany), Prof Simona Dragan (Romania), Dr Jorge Pérez-Calvo Soler (Spain), and Nils Fietje (WHO Europe), see the whole progamme including the time schedule.
The ENVI meeting can be followed live on Monday. Webstream of the workshop


Our mission is to promote and facilitate the role of Traditional, Complementary, and Integrative Medicine in maintaining citizens' health and promote it's role in EU public health policy