2021 Conference Program At-A-Glance

PANDEMICS, PAIN & PUB;IC HEALTH: ROLES AND RELEVANCE OF
TRADITIONAL EAST ASIAN MEDICINE
June 14-17, 2021 (virtual event)

 

MONDAY, June 14, 2021
All times listed in Eastern Daylight Time

10:00am - 10:15am EDT

Opening Remarks

 

 

10:15am - 11:30am EDT

Symposia Panel 1 - “Research on acupuncture and TEAM for COVID-19 and other viral pandemics”

11:30am - 12:00pm EDT

Panel Discussion“What is the global
TEAM response to pandemics?” 

12:00pm - 12:15pm EDT

Break

12:15pm - 1:15pm EDT

Keynote

1:15pm – 1:30pm EDT

Tribute in Memory of Hugh MacPherson

1:30pm - 2:00pm EDT

Poster Sessions / Networking with Exhibitors

2:00pm – 3:30pm EDT 

Member Symposium 1 TBD (concurrent session)

 

Member Symposium 2 TBD (concurrent session)

 3:30pm - 3:45pm EDT

End of Day Remarks


TUESDAY, June 14, 2021

9:00am - 9:15am EDT

Welcome Back Remarks

9:15am - 10:45am EDT

SAR Global Ambassadors Symposium - Global Perspectives on Acupuncture and Traditional East Asian Medicine

10:45am - 11:15am EDT

Q&A Discussion

11:15am – 11:45am EDT

Poster Sessions / Networking with Exhibitors

11:45am – 12:00pm EDT

Break

12:00pm – 1:15pm EDT

Symposia Panel 2 - “Acupuncture and the treatment of chronic physical and emotional pain”

1:15pm - 1:45pm EDT

Panel Discussion - “Can acupuncture be covered by mainstream health care reimbursement?”  

1:45pm - 2:45pm EDT

Meet the Expert (pre-scheduled individual 1-on-1 discussions)

 

WEDNESDAY, June 16, 2021

8:30am - 8:45am

Wecome Back Remarks

8:45am - 10:15am EDT

Member Symposium 3 (concurrent session)

 

Member Symposium 4 (concurrent session)

10:15am – 11:45am EDT

Member Symposium 5 (concurrent session)

 

Member Symposium 6 (concurrent session)

11:45am – 12:00pm EDT

Break

12:00pm – 1:15pm EDT

Symposia Panel 3 - “Acupuncture research and health care disparities” 

1:15pm - 1:45pm EDT

Panel Discussion - “Can acupuncture be covered by mainstream health care reimbursement?”  (continued)

 1:45pm - 2:00pm EDT 

Break 

2:00pm – 2:30pm EDT

Poster Sessions / Networking with Exhibitors

2:30pm - 2:45pm EDT

Awards/Closing Remarks

2:45pm – 3:45pm EDT

Special Interest Group (SIG) Meetings (concurrent session)

 

Meet the Expert (pre-scheduled individual 1-on-1 discussions)

 

THURSDAY, June 17, 2021

8:45am - 9:45am

Ambassadors Meeting (concurrent session)

Meet the Expert (pre-scheduled individual 1-on-1 discussions)

9:45am - 10:00am

Break

10:00am – 12:00pm EDT                                 Post-con Workshop 1 -
 

"Implementing an Implementation Science Study"

12:00pm - 12:15pm EDT

Break

12:15pm - 2:15pm EDT

 

Post-con Workshop 2 - “Cochrane Risk of Bias 2.0: Using the New Cochrane Risk of Bias Tool with Acupuncture as an Example" (concurrent session)

Post-con Workshop 3 - "Self-Care and Empowerment in the Digital World: Combination of eHealth Applications and Acupressure" (concurrent session)