Announcements of upcoming conferences and events, as well as reports of past conferences.
The University of Texas – Integrative Oncology Healthcare Professional Training Conference
February 8, 2013 – February 9, 2013
The MD Anderson Cancer Center at the University of Texas will be hosting this training conference on February 8-9 to review the principles and disciplines of integrative oncology and to identify indications and contraindications for complementary therapies within the cancer population.
Society for Acupuncture Research 2013 Conference
April 18, 2013 – April 21, 2013
The University of Michigan Department of Anesthesiology and Program in Integrative Medicine will be cosponsoring the 2013 SAR conference to explore diverse areas of acupuncture research, emphasizing their potential to affect health policy decisions and enhance clinical practice.
Research Methods in Complementary and Integrative Medicine
March 18, 2013 – March 24, 2013
TIIH will be hosting the Research Methods in Complementary and Integrative Medicine training course, which will be held March 18–24, 2013 for the second time in the United States. The course will provide participants with the skills necessary to both critically appraise clinical research, identify gaps, and to plan and perform their own study projects.
Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine at UCSD – Natural Supplements: An Evidence-Based Update
January 31, 2013 – February 2, 2013
This conference on evidence-based approaches to natural supplements will be presented by the Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine at UCSD at the Hilton San Diego Hotel from January 31-February 2, 2013.
10th Annual Dr. Roizen’s Preventive Care and Integrative Medicine Conference
December 7, 2012 – December 9, 2012
This conference on integrative medicine presented by the Cleveland Clinic and the UC Davis will take place on December 7-9, 2012 at the Las Vegas Mirage Hotel.
Public Lecture: Solving Difficult Eye Diseases with Chinese Medicine
October 31, 2012
Dr. Lina Liang, MD, PHD, Director of the Ophthalmic Lab and Associate Professor at the Eye Hospital, China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences (CACMS), Beijing, China, presents “Solving Difficult Eye Diseases with Chinese Medicine” at Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA.
Challenges and Discoveries in Chinese Herbal Medicine Research
October 4, 2012
On October 4, a panel of multi-disciplinary experts will convene to discuss the challenges and discoveries in Chinese Herbal Medicine Research and Clinical Applications.
[Media Coverage] Mining Ancient Chinese Herbs for Cutting-Edge Therapies
October 3, 2012
Yale Professor, Dr. Yung Chi (Tommy) Cheng, shares his insights on searching for innovative therapies from ancient Chinese herbs.
UCSD Natural Healing and Cooking Program
June 3, 2012 – July 23, 2012