The AIHM Student Alliance is a network of students committed to becoming interprofessional, patient-centered practitioners with a shared focus of integrative health. Through education, networking and empowerment, the AIHM Student Alliance aims to bring forth the next generation of integrative healthcare professionals.



Professional Development 

Create a community of like-minded professionals in integrative health that supports your growth.

Networking Opportunities

Access hands-on solutions for your practice and build an interprofessional referral network with global leaders.

Mentorship Opportunities

Obtain leadership, research, and healthcare practice experience from AIHM mentors.

Public Speaking Opportunities 

Develop presentation skills with peers by speaking at local chapter events, leadership meetings, and AIHM Annual conferences.

Educational Opportunities

Learn from experts and speakers in integrative health and medicine. Collaborate with global leaders to advance solutions in healthcare.

Social Exchange

Come together with like-minded individuals for fun interactive events and stimulating conversation.



A minimum of two students (co-leaders) are needed to form an official AIHM local chapter at a school/institution. Both students must be AIHM members.



For students who seek out leadership opportunities at a national level, we invite you to apply to become part of the AIHM Student Alliance Leadership Council (SALC). AIHM SALC brings together 6 – 12 student leaders who set the AIHM student alliance goals for the year and drive national level engagement.

What is the structure of the AIHM Student Alliance Leadership Council?

The student alliance leadership council is made up of a maximum of 12 student leaders. Ideally, council seats are filled by representations from the integrative health disciplines listed below. No more than 2 representatives from any one profession can be on the leadership council at any given time.

● Acupuncturist
● Chiropractor
● Naturopathic Doctor
● Midwife or Direct entry-Midwife
● Massage or Yoga Therapist
● Medical/Osteopathic Doctor
● Nurse Practitioner
● Physician Assistant/Associate
● TWM-EP (Traditional World Medicine
and Emerging Professions ): Chinese,
Ayurvedic, herbal, or homeopathic medicine, etc.
● Other health or research professions: Public Health professional (MPH), etc.
● Mental Health Professional


Does it cost money to attend AIHM Local Chapter events?

Chapter events are free and open to attend to anyone who is interested. If you are interested in additional benefits that can help enhance your career and networking circle, we highly recommend becoming an official AIHM member which is $50/year for students.

Can we use the AIHM logo?

Yes, the AIHM logo can be used by accessing our templates provided for student alliance events. Marketing materials and logo use must be pre-approved before use. We ask that you please send us a copy of anything you use the AIHM logo on for our archives.

Will AIHM promote our event?

Yes! The more time you give us, the better we can promote.

Can our AIHM Student Alliance create our own Facebook group or other social media account?

If your student alliance is interested in creating its own Facebook group, please have AIHM staff create the group for you and we can add co-leaders as administrators.

Can I use the AIHM logo on my own website?

Only AIHM members can use the logo on their website, email for approved AIHM logos.

Tagging on Instagram AIHM Global on Instagram?

Yes, the more visibility we have the better!  You can tag us on Instagram @aihmglobal.

How do I become a member of my AIHM Local Chapter?

Become an Individual AIHM student member – $50 per year. Link to become a student member HERE.

What are the benefits of becoming a student AIHM member?

Although local chapter events are free to attend, an AIHM membership has added benefits such as mentorship, provider-student networking, reduced attendance fee for the AIHM annual conferences and access to a career recruiting platform.  You can see all the benefits HERE.