Nutrition Business Journal

Briggs: Supplement Use Is Being Influenced by Science

NBJ chats with the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine’s new director

Josephine Briggs, MD, took over the reins of the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM), a division of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), in January. After nearly a decade of running the NIH's Division of Kidney, Urologic and Hematologic Diseases, Briggs brings to NCCAM a desire to focus on those complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) therapies that Americans are using most and on developing strong translational research to understand and

All access premium subscription

This content requires a subscription to Nutrition Business Journal.

As an NBJ subscriber, you receive 10 issues a year and access to the exclusive “NBJ subscriber only” content on (excludes three-month subscriptions), which includes PowerPoint presentations, select data charts and archived articles. Subscribers also receive a 10 percent discount on data charts, comprehensive market research reports and webinars.

Email [email protected] for more information about subscribing.