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4th Annual Student Conference for Integrative Medicine (ASCIM) at UCLA, 2016

On Saturday, February 27, 2016, Students for Integrative Medicine (SIM) at UCLA will be hosting the 4th Annual Student Conference for Integrative Medicine (ASCIM 2016) in partnership with the David Geffen Integrative Medicine Student Interest Group (IMSIG) and the support of the UCLA Center for East-West Medicine (CEWM) at Tamkin Auditorium, UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center. This year's theme will be "Practical Approaches to Wellness Through Integrative Medicine: Benefits for a Lifetime"

 Students for Integrative Medicine (SIM, formerly NCAM)
David Geffen Integrative Medicine Student Interest Group (IMSIG)
UCLA Center for East-West Medicine (CEWM)

PRESENT

4th Annual Student Conference for Integrative Medicine
“Practical Approaches to Wellness Through Integrative Medicine: Benefits for a Lifetime”

SATURDAY, February 27, 2016, 9:00am-5:00pm
Tamkin Auditorium (B-130), UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center
757 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095

Introduction

The 4th Annual Student Conference for Integrative Medicine (ASCIM 2016) is a collaboration between UCLA undergraduates, the UCLA Center of East-West Medicine, and UCLA medical students. Multiple workshops on various topics such as mindfulness, nutrition, and movement therapy hope to elucidate to attendees that self-care can be simple and accessible. Attendees are encouraged to not only explore the integrative medicine field, but to also network by interacting with various healthcare professionals throughout the event.

See below for conference highlights from last year’s ASCIM 2015, “Exploring Integrative Medicine from a Clinical to Global Scale”:

 

  • Featuring Keynote Speakers:
    • Karen Lawson, MD, Director of Health Coaching, University of Minnesota Center for Spirituality and Healing
    • Helen Lavretsky, MD, MS, Professor In-Residence, UCLA Department of Psychiatry, Director, Late-life Mood, Stress and Wellness Program, & Semel Scholar in Integrative Mental Health
  • Interactive Workshops and Lectures
    • More information coming soon!
  • Professional Panel moderated by David Geffen IMSIG Medical Students

For registration, click here to visit the ASCIM 2016 Eventbrite page.

 

  • Breakfast, lunch, and a conference T-shirt and goodie bag are included.
  • CEUs for LCSW/MFT/RN/acupuncturists will be available for a nominal fee the day of the event.

 

Support our conference

Sponsors of ASCIM 2016 may donate via check. Please make the check payable to “Students for Integrative Medicine at UCLA” and mail along with the sponsorship form to:

Students for Integrative Medicine
c/o UCLA Center for East-West Medicine
1033 Gayley Avenue, Suite 111
Los Angeles, CA 90024

 

 

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