In collaboration with the
The International Society for Ayurveda and Health (ISAH).
Medical School Electives
|Medical School (MS):
1st and 2nd Year, 4 Credits
|Understanding Ayurveda: The
Ancient Art of Healing
Introduction to the principles and practices of Ayurveda and
Ayurvedic medicine, application in daily life, nutrition, health
and wellness (mind, body and spirit connection), therapeutic
applications and interventions.
4th Year, 4 Credits
|Ayurvedic: The Whole System of
Experience in Ayurvedic Medicine at Ayurvedic Medical School in
India. For 15 days, students immerse in clinical Ayurveda,
learning from inpatient and outpatient clinical experiences.
Field trips to witness herbs in their natural habitats and learn
their clinical application.
Students can also select a topic or area to research under the
supervision of Dr. Amala Guha and assigned faculty at NIA,
Workshops and courses by registration.
Sponsored by Continuing Medical Education (CME) and CASC.
Clinical Assessment Program
Provides in-depth knowledge of principles and practices of Ayurvedic
Medicine, Ayurvedic differential diagnosis, comparative understanding
between Ayurvedic medicine and western medical system, Ayurvedic herbal
medicine, interventions and applications.
Ayurvedic Mental and Spiritual Health
Provides understanding of Ayurvedic concept of mind (Manas) and its
intimacy with body and spirit. Causes of mental dysfunctions and
interventions and how Ayurvedic philosophy and spirituality incorporates
scientific applications in ritual practices.
Ayurvedic Preventative and Nutritional Medicine
Ayurvedic principles and practices and its application on life style,
nutrition and creating balance for the maintenance of total health and