Announcements of upcoming conferences and events, as well as reports of past conferences.
3rd Annual Student Conference for Integrative Medicine (ASCIM) at UCLA, 2015
February 28, 2015
On Saturday, February 28, 2015, Students for Integrative Medicine (SIM, formerly NCAM) at UCLA will be hosting the 3rd Annual Student Conference for Integrative Medicine (ASCIM 2015) 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 "Exploring Integrative Medicine from a Clinical to Global Scale."
A Brief Mindfulness-based Preventive Intervention Improves Self-Control and Neuroplasticity: Brain Mechanisms and Applications to Mental Disorders
October 11, 2014 – October 12, 2014
On October 20, 2014, Dr. Yi-Yuan Tang, Professor of Psychological Sciences at Texas Tech University will present an Integrative Medicine Research Lecture for the NCCAM titled "A Brief Mindfulness-based Preventive Intervention Improves Self-Control and Neuroplasticity: Brain Mechanisms and Applications to Mental Disorders" at the NIH Clinical Research Center.
12th Annual Natural Supplements: An Evidence-Based Update
January 15, 2015 – January 18, 2015
The Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine at UCSD will present “12th Annual Natural Supplements: An Evidence-Based Update” on January 15-18, 2014, at the Paradise Point Resort in San Diego, CA.
12th Annual Dr. Roizen’s Personalized, Preventive, and Integrative Medicine Conference
December 5, 2014 – December 7, 2014
On December 5-7, 2014, The Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education will host the 12th Annual Dr. Roizen's Preventive and Integrative Medicine Conference at Encore Hotel at Wynn Las Vegas. The theme of this year's conference is "The Future of Healthcare: Focus on Women's Health."
Much More Than An Apple A Day: Integrative Therapies for Optimizing Health in Children
November 14, 2014
On Friday, November 14, 2014, the University of Kansas Medical Center Department of Integrative Medicine will host a symposium titled, "Much More Than An Apple A Day: Integrative Therapies for Optimizing Health in Children," in Kansas City, Kansas.
WFAS Houston 2014 Acupuncture & Integrative Medicine Conference
October 31, 2014 – November 2, 2014
On October 31st to November 2, 2014, the American College of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine will host the WFAS 2014 World Conference on Acupuncture in Houston, TX, offering a platform for a unique intellectual exchange. The conference theme is "East Meets West - Shaping the Future of Healthcare - Advancing Global Health and Wellness through Acupuncture and Traditional Medicine."
Science and Connection: A New Era of Integrative Health & Medicine
October 26, 2014 – October 30, 2014
The American Board of Integrative and Holistic Medicine will host a 5-day conference titled "Science and Connection: A New Era of Integrative Health & Medicine" at Paradise Point Resort & Spa in San Diego, CA, on October 26-30, 2014.
Symposium of Integrative Medicine Professionals in the Land of Enchantment (SIMPLE)
October 13, 2014 – October 15, 2014
On October 13-15, 2014, the UNM School of Medicine, the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine, and Gaples Institute for Integrative Cardiology will host the Symposium of Integrative Medicine Professionals in the Land of Enchantment (SIMPLE) in Crowne Plaza, Albuquerque, featuring guest speaker Dr. Andrew Weil.
17th Conference on the Health Care of the Chinese in North America
October 11, 2014 – October 12, 2014
On October 11-12, 2014, the Chinese American Medical Association of Southern California will host the 17th Conference on the Health Care of the Chinese in North America themed "Preventive Care: Opportunities & Challenges" at the Millenium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles. The conference will feature a lecture by Dr. Ka-Kit Hui of the UCLA Center for East-West Medicine titled, "Blending Chinese and Western Medicine for Better Preventive Health."
Pediatric Integrative Medicine Master Class: Advanced Pain and Symptom Management
September 21, 2014 – September 26, 2014
On September 21-26, 2014, the Department of Pain Medicine, Palliative Care and Integrative Medicine at the Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota will host the "Pediatric Integrative Medicine Master Class: Advanced Pain and Symptom Management" at the Marquette Hotel in Minneapolis, MN.