Board Member (Board of Directors)
AlterMed Research Foundation
AlterMed Research Foundation (www.AlterMedResearch.org) is seeking influential board members (philanthropists, MDs, DOs, ND (government accredited), PhDs, PsyD, MNM, MPH, and MBA) interested in evidence-based integrative and holistic medicine who have expertise in one or multiple of these areas: philanthropy, non-profit development / fundraising expert, artificial intelligence in practice / healthcare data science, internal or family medicine, integrative medicine, functional medicine, autoimmune, or genomics for board positions (with responsibilities for governance, strategic leadership, and fundraising). Using the latest technologies and applying them in health care, beyond current conventional medicine treating only symptoms, we are beginning to have information to understand our unique genomes and enjoy having more and more personalized and targeted health solutions. We hope for ongoing days where we can all experience optimum health and wellness to pursue our dreams, not having to worry about health issues like chronic illness, cancer, and / or aging body parts.
Each board term is 3 years. Board members are expected to uphold fiduciary responsibilities, participate in strategic planning and reviews, be ambassadors of the non-profit, head up various committees especially in area of expertise to advance AlterMed's goals, fundraise by cultivating donors and philanthropists, make annual donations, attend twice a year board meetings, and contribute time to further the non-profit's mission.
Other than philanthropists interested in advancing human holistic health, AlterMed is seeking influential board members (with MDs, PhDs, MNMs, and /or MPHs) with a minimum of 10 years of effective & combined work leadership experience in human health, non-profits, and / or in the related sciences such as PhD in machine learning, data science, statistics in healthcare, etc, who have a passion in eradicating human cancer and chronic illness to combine multi-disciplines and leading edge technologies (e.g. medicine, biochemists, artificial intelligence, data scientists, genetics scientists) to help chronically ill patients to better navigate the medical system, and also to help find cures, better treatments, diagnostics, and prevention through evidence-based integrative medicine research, education, and tools.
The mission of AlterMed Research Foundation is to be a change agent, through research and education, to achieve the full integration of evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine into conventional healthcare so all people can enjoy optimum wellness. AlterMed plans to focus in 2 areas: (1) for chronic illness and cancer, collaborate with universities and partners to understand and / or find mechanisms, causes, holistic treatments / cures, and prevention, leveraging the power of emerging technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Genomics, and Big Data using holistic datasets. (2) obtain funding for Continuous Medical Education in evidence-based holistic health (e.g. successful past Colorado Integrative Medicine Conferences jointly sponsored by the University of Colorado School of Medicine)
Interviews with a few existing board members may be required.
About AlterMed Research Foundation
1342 Jayhawk Dr. Suite 200, Fort Collins, CO 80524, US
To be a change agent, through research and education, to achieve the full integration of evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine into conventional health care so all people can enjoy optimum wellness.
AlterMed Research Foundation raises funding for researchers and educators at universities and hospitals to do scientific research and provide training of health professionals in complementary and alternative medicine.