Program

Topics

  • Medical Acupuncture worldwide
  • Chronic pain – latest results and more insights
  • Acupuncture in Anaesthesiology
  • Brain, Mind and Consciousness
  • Immune and endocrine effects of TCM
  • Acupuncture without borders
  • Integrative Korean Medicine
  • Education and regulation - International standards
  • Chinese Herbal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular effects of acupuncture
  • Neural therapy – new insights
  • Endocannabinoid and purinergic signalling
  • Opioids and acupuncture
  • Diversity of related techniques
  • Medicine of performing arts
  • Traditional Japanese Medicine

…and a huge body of presentations on all medical specializations and Qigong, TaiChi, Dietetics, Moxibustion, Cupping…

Formats

  • 12 plenary lectures
  • 25 symposia
  • Breakfast events - clinical and research
  • Panel discussion
  • Awards
  • Early morning Qigong and meditation
  • Free oral presentations
  • Daily guided poster session
  • Practical demonstration by acupuncture masters
  • Pre- and post-congress workshops
  • Network meetings
  • Students day

Invited Speakers

More than 50 invited speakers, including the most renowned researchers in the field of acupuncture, TCM and related techniques

Events

  • Reception - Sept 6th 2018
  • Get-Together - Sept 7th 2018
  • Gala Dinner - Sept 8th 2018
  • After congress music and fingerfood

More details and pre-program will be published soon.