Announcements of upcoming conferences and events, as well as reports of past conferences.
AMSA Leadership & Education Program for Students in Integrative Medicine (LEAPS)
June 15, 2014 – June 20, 2014
On June 15-20, 2014, the American Medical Student Association (AMSA) will host the Leadership & Education Program for Students in Integrative Medicine (LEAPS) at the Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health. All interested medical students are encouraged to apply before the deadline, March 31, 2014.
“Empowering, Engaging, and Educating: What Every Rheumatology Patient Needs to Know” featuring Dr. Lawrence Taw
March 15, 2014
On Saturday, March 15th, 2014, several physicians from UCLA Health Systems, including Dr. Lawrence Taw of the UCLA Center for East-West Medicine, will present this workshop on integrative treatment options for rheumatology patients at the UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica.
Dr. Andrew Shubov presents “Stress Management Strategies”
February 3, 2014
On Monday, February 3rd, 2014, Dr. Andrew Shubov from the UCLA Center for East-West Medicine, will present a workshop titled "Stress Management Strategies" at the Westchester Family YMCA.
Day of Mindfulness: Freedom from Anxiety
February 22, 2014
On Saturday, February 22, 2014 from 10 am - 4 pm, Dr. Diana Winston from the UCLA Mindful Awareness Research Center will lead a "Day of Mindfulness: Freedom from Anxiety."
Traditional Chinese Medicine and Contemporary Society: Theory and Practice in the Global Age
November 21, 2013 – November 22, 2013
On November 21-22, 2013, the Confucius Institute of Rutgers University will be hosting the International Conference on "Traditional Chinese Medicine and Contemporary Society: Theory and Practice in the Global Age."
UCLA Health: Fitness U Day
October 26, 2013
On Saturday, October 26, 2013, UCLA Health will be hosting Fitness U, a day to get moving toward better health, at UCLA Medical Center Conference Center and Harman Garden Plaza from 10 am -1 pm.
Third Annual Shirley Hui Memorial Event: The LuLu Sessions
October 14, 2013
On Monday, October 14, 2013, UCLA Center for East-West Medicine and Susan G. Komen Foundation honor Breast Cancer Awareness Month through hosting a screening of the documentary, The Lulu Session at UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center, Tamkin Auditorium.
Food as Medicine: A Feast of Science & Wisdom
June 5, 2014 – June 8, 2014
Registration now open for Food As Medicine, a universally acclaimed professional training program which will be hosted by the Center for Mind-Body Medicine on June 5-8, 2014 in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Integrative Healthcare Symposium 2014
February 20, 2014 – February 22, 2014
The 2014 annual Integrative Healthcare Symposium will take place on February 20-22, 2014 at the Hilton New York, bringing together multidisciplinary healthcare professionals dedicated to improving patient care and defining the future of integrative healthcare.
Updated: Annual Student Conference for Integrative Medicine (ASCIM) at UCLA, 2014
March 1, 2014
On Saturday, March 1st, 2014, Students for Integrative Medicine (SIM, formerly NCAM) at UCLA will be hosting the 2nd Annual Student Conference for Integrative Medicine (ASCIM 2014) 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 "Science and Art of Whole-Person Healing for the 21st Century."