Announcements of upcoming conferences and events, as well as reports of past conferences.
Participants Needed for UCLA Research Study on Self-Acupressure
July 1, 2013
Dr. Ryan Abbott is conducting a research study on self-acupressure at UCLA and is seeking participants.
Malcolm Taw, M.D. on an Integrative East-West Perspective on Nutrition for Women’s Health
June 28, 2013
On June 28, 2013, Malcolm Taw, M.D. of the UCLA Center for East-West Medicine presented at Grand Rounds with May Shung, MD, at the Olive View UCLA Medical Center on an Integrative East-West approach to women's health.
AlterMed Colorado Integrative Medicine Conference 2013
July 12, 2013 – July 14, 2013
On July 12-14, 2013, the AlterMed Research Foundation will host the Colorado Integrative Medicine Conference (cIMc 2013) on mind-body medicine at the YMCA of the Rockies at Estes Park, CO.
UCLA Health Seminar on Rheumatology Featuring Dr. Lawrence Taw
June 22, 2013
On June 22, 2013, four of today's leading physician researchers will share their combined wisdom in the field of integrative rheumatology. A Question & Answer session will immediately follow each presentation.
IOM Webinar/Workshop on Transdisciplinary Professionalism
May 14, 2013 – May 15, 2013
On May 14-15, 2013, UMichigan's Mary Jo Kreitzer and ACCAHC's Liza Goldblatt will be presenting at the IOM Workshop, Establishing Transdisciplinary Professionalism for Health Care in Washington, DC.
Train the Trainer Institute for Inter-professional Faculty Development
October 11, 2013 – October 13, 2013
The University of Michigan will be hosting the Train the Trainer Institute for Inter-professional Faculty Development for Category 1 CME credit on two alternate dates: October 8-11, 2013, and November 12-15, 2013.
Canada: 2013 National Health Leadership Conference
June 10, 2013 – June 11, 2013
The Canadian College of Health Leaders and the Canadian Healthcare Association will be co-hosting the National Health Leadership Conference (NHLC) in Niagara Falls, Ontario, from June 10-11, 2013. The conference is themed, "From rhetoric to action: Achieving person and family-centered health systems."
International Research Congress on Integrative Medicine and Health 2014
May 13, 2014 – May 16, 2014
On May 13-16, 2014, the Consortium of Academic Health Centers for Integrative Medicine (CAHCIM) and the International Society for Complementary Medicine Research (ISCMR) will host the fourth International Research Congress on Integrative Medicine and Health (IRCIMH) will take place at the Hyatt Regency in Miami, Florida, USA.
The Science of Placebo
June 19, 2013 – June 20, 2013
On June 19-20, 2013, the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center will host "The Science of Placebo" at the Sherman Auditorium. Featured speakers include Fabrizio Benedetti, Tor Wager, Predgrag Petrov, and Ted Kaptchuk.