Save the Date for SAR’S 2015 Conference: November 12-14, 2015 (Boston, MA, USA)
Sponsor SAR's Conference -- For information about conference sponsorship opportunities, visit: http://www.acupunctureresearch.org/Sponsorship or contact Laura Triplett at email@example.com to request a PDF Sponsorship Kit.
World Federation of Acupuncture-Moxibustion Societies (WFAS) Conference (September 25-27, 2015; Toronto, Ontario, CANADA)
Call for Abstracts deadline (extended): July 30, 2015 (http://wfastoronto2015.com/call-for-abstracts/); Discounted registration deadline: July 30, 2015 (use discount code: Special15). The objectives of WFAS are to promote understanding and cooperation among acupuncture-moxibustion groups throughout the world, to strengthen international academic exchanges, to develop the medical sciences of acupuncture-moxibustion, and to enhance the state and function of acupuncture-moxibustion in the integrative health care of the people of the world, thereby contributing to the health of humanity. Attendees at the conference represent a variety of practices including Acupuncture, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Massage Therapy, Naturopaths, Chiropractors, Medical Doctors and Herbalists. For more information and to register, visit: https://www.regonline.com/Register/Checkin.aspx?EventID=1672633.
The International Symposium on Research in Acupuncture (October 3, 2015; Bologna, ITALY)
The Association of Medical Acupuncturists of Bologna (A.M.A.B.) and the Istituto Superiore di Sanità are organizing the International Symposium on Research in Acupuncture. The purpose of the Symposium is to bring together international recognized authorities in the field of clinical research in Acupuncture, with the final aim of providing practical and authoritative answers to the most controversial aspects and issues concerning the methodology of research in Acupuncture and its integration within the health systems. The Symposium, whose program is designed to offer plenary sessions and panel discussions with active participation of the audience, will focus on the following topics, and related panel Sessions: 1. Action mechanisms of Acupuncture and current trends in Acupuncture research; 2. Methodology of research and EBM in Acupuncture; 3. Acupuncture and Placebo; and, 4. Integration of Acupuncture into the healthcare systems: Regulation, Education and Cost-effectiveness. For more information, visit: http://www.acupunctureresearch.eu
Society for Integrative Oncology 12th International Conference (Nov. 14-16, 2015; Boston, MA, USA)
The theme of SIO’s 2015 conference is “Integrative Innovation,” and begins on Saturday, Nov. 14 with a joint conference of SIO, the Fascia Research Society and the Society for Acupuncture Research, followed by two days of SIO keynotes, plenaries, workshops and more. For details, please visit: http://www.integrativeonc.org/conference
The International Fascia Research Congress (FRC) (September 18-20, 2015, Washington, DC, USA)
The International Fascia Research Congress (FRC) has been held in Boston, Amsterdam, and Vancouver and has built a reputation for bringing cutting-edge fascia science to the research, medical and clinical communities. Dedicated to the newly emerging field of “Fascia Studies”, the fourth FRC will be held near Washington, DC on September 18 – 20, 2015 and continues to provide a forum for high-level fascia exploration. More than 1,000 participants from around the world are expected to attend the 2015 conference. The 2015 conference is hosted by the Ida P. Rolf Research Foundation.
The upcoming Congress will include a special 1-day session on "Fascia, Acupuncture and Oncology" chaired by Helene Langevin, November 14, 2015, at a Harvard Medical School conference center in conjunction with the Society for Integrative Oncology and the Society for Acupuncture Research. For details, visit: http://www.fasciacongress.org/2015/
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