International Society for Orthomolecular Medicine


To alleviate preventable suffering by educating people on the roles of nutrients in health and disease.


Increase the use of orthomolecular medicine by health care professionals and the public, through orthomolecular advocacy and the provision of educational resources; To facilitate development and collaboration between orthomolecular interest groups and health care professionals to serve the public.


Integrity – Honesty and strength in ethical and scientific principles
Service – Dedication to providing solutions for the health of humanity
Passion – Enthusiasm and determination for our purpose
Connection – Organizational strength through collaboration and partnerships


Directors and Executives

ISOM President:   Ilyes Baghli, MD

Founding President:   Abram Hoffer, MD, PhD

Past Presidents:   Oslim Malina, MD; Gert Schuitemaker, PhD; Atsuo Yanagisawa, MD, PhD

ISOM Board of Directors (Canada):   Steven Carter; Jack Kay; Ron Forster

Program Director (Canada):   Andrew Cuscianna