Reasons to Oppose Establishment of a National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine


Title:
Reasons to Oppose Establishment of a National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Creator:
Varmus, Harold
National Institutes of Health (U.S.). Office of the Director
Date:
16 September 1997
Description:
A summary of the reasons why a NCCAM would be premature and expensive, and possibly not very effective. This was one of the documents that Varmus and his staff included in a packet for a September 29 meeting at DHHS to discuss concerns regarding the Harkin amendment.
Location:
Box: 6. Folder: 18
Rights:
Public Domain
Genre:
Addenda
Memorandums
Subject:
Complementary Therapies
Format:
Text
Extent:
3 pages
Language:
English
Legacy ID:
MVBBXS
NLM ID:
101584926X381
Profiles Collection:
The Harold Varmus Papers
Story Section:
Basic Science and Congressional Politics: NIH Director, 1993-1999