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.
Call to Action: Vote for Integrative East-West Medicine Mobile Application
June 6, 2014
The UCLA Center for East-West Medicine has proposed the creation of a mobile application titled "Integrative East-West Medicine at Your Fingertips" for the UCLA Institute for Innovation in Health Patient Experience Contest. Help make this a reality by voting before June 11, 2014!
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.
Caregiver U: A Day About Taking Care of You!
May 31, 2014
On Saturday, May 31st, 2014, from 9:30 am - 1:00 pm, UCLA Health, WISE & Healthy Aging, and the City of Santa Monica will be hosting "Caregiver U," a community event providing professionals, resources, and information specifically to caregivers.
"Demystifying Chinese Herbal Medicine" with Dr. Lawrence Lau of Yo San University
May 22, 2014
On Thursday, May 22, 2014, Students for Integrative Medicine (SIM) at UCLA will be hosting Dr. Lawrence Lau of Yo San University to present "Demystifying Chinese Herbal Medicine" at Ackerman 2408 (Ackerman Union) on the UCLA campus from 7-8 PM.
11th Annual Nutrition & Health Conference: State of the Science and Clinical Applications
May 5, 2014 – May 7, 2014
On May 5-7, 2014, the Arizona Health Sciences Center and Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine hosted the 11th Annual Nutrition & Health Conference at the InterContinental Dallas Hotel, Texas. This event is the premier nutrition conference in the US for health professionals, assembling internationally recognized researchers, clinicians, educators, and chefs whose work focuses on the interface between nutrition and healthful living.
Mini Med School: Integrative East-West Medicine
May 5, 2014 – May 19, 2014
On May 5th, 2014, Edward Hui, MD of the UCLA Center for East-West Medicine will be presenting on Integrative East-West Medicine through the UCLA Health "Mini Med School" series.
"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.
"The Integrative Psychiatry Series" Webinar
March 4, 2014 – April 22, 2014
The International Network of Integrative Mental Health (INIMH) is collaborating with an Australian natural health continuing education group, Health Masters LIVE, to present a lecture series on Integrative Psychiatry from March-April 2014.
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."