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Last updated October 2, 2017

-- ONGOING --

Name of event: Comprehensive Training Course on Acupuncture for Physicians, 2017
Dates: April 20 to Nov. 15, 2017
Live Hands-on Training Session: July 21 to July 30, 2017
Location: Holiday Inn Hotel San Francisco International Airport
Instructors or faculty: Tsun-Nin Lee, M.D., John Longhurst, M.D., Ph.D.,et al
Sponsors: Academy of Pain Research UCI, Irvine School of Medicine, Susan Samueli Ctr. for Integrative Medicine, University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Tang Ctr. For Herbal Medicine, PeerPoint Medical Education Institute, LLC
Approved for AMA Category 1 credit? Yes
Accrediting organization: PeerPoint Medical Education Institute, LLC
Credit hours:  330 CME Category 1 credits with online home-studies  
Phone: 415-731-1330
Website: www.acupuncturecourse.org
E-mail: apr@acupuncturecourse.org

Name of event: Comprehensive Training Course on Herbal Medicine for Physicians, 2017
Dates: June 1 to December 31, 2017
Live Practical Sessions - September 23 to September 28, 2017  
Location: Holiday Inn Hotel San Francisco International Airport
Instructors or faculty: Tsun-Nin Lee, M.D., Chun-Su Yuan, M.D., Ph.D., et al
Sponsors: Academy of Pain Research, UCI, Irvine School of Medicine, Susan Samueli Ctr. for Integrative Medicine, University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Tang Ctr. For Herbal Medicine, PeerPoint Medical Education Institute, LLC
Approved for AMA Category 1 credit? Yes
Accrediting organization: PeerPoint Medical Education Institute, LLC
Credit hours: 280 CME Category 1 with online home-studies  
Phone: 415-731-1330
Website: www.acupuncturecourse.org
E-mail: apr@acupuncturecourse.org


-- 2017--

 

Name of event: McMaster University Contemporary Medical Acupuncture Program – Neurofunctional Treatment of Pain and Dysfunction
Dates: Fall 2017 – Unit 1 – Sept 8-9-10; Unit 2 – Sept 29-30-Oct 1; Unit 3 – Oct 20-21-22; Unit 4 – Nov 10-11-12; Unit 5 – Dec 1-2-3
Location: McMaster University Campus – Hamilton, ON, Canada<
Instructors or faculty: Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco, Dr. Angelica Fargas-Babjak, plus an additional 36 instructors rotating throughout the program
Sponsor: Department of Anesthesia, McMaster University
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit?
Accrediting organization: CME Credits are claimed individually by Medical Doctors completing the Program from USA, Canada and abroad.
Credit hours: Program is a total of 300 hrs – 126 In-Class and 174 Homework and Assignments
Phone: 905-521-2100 x75175
Website: www.contemporaryacupuncture.com &
www.mcmasteracupuncture.com
E-mail: contemporaryacupuncture@mcmaster.ca


Name of event: The Classical Five-Element Acupuncture Program
Dates: Nine (9) sessions of 3 days each (the first session 4 days) beginning September 15, 2017 and ending August 26, 2018
Location: Santa Monica, CA
Instructors or faculty: Neil R. Gumenick, M.Ac. (UK), L.Ac., Eliot Ivanhoe, M.D., M.Ac. (UK)
Sponsor: AAMA
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? Yes
Accrediting organization: AAMA
Credit hours: 196
Phone: (310) 453-2235
Website: www.5elements.com
E-mail: nrg@5elements.com

Name of event: North American TCM Symposium on Mental & Emotional Disorders
Dates: October 1, 2017
Location: San Francisco Marriott Union Square
Instructors or faculty: Prof. Yonghou Zhao, Prof. Zhang-Jin Zhang, Joseph Changqing Yang, Ph.D., Paula King, Ph.D., April L. Schulte-Barclay,
DAOM, L.Ac., Gabrielle LeCompte, MD, L.Ac., Gordon Wang, MD, MPH, Hongxiao Jia, Ph.D., Daniel Jiao DAOM, L.Ac., Ping Zheng, MD, L.Ac, and Jieyi Hu, MD
Sponsor: American Association of Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture (AACMA) and the Five Branches University
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? No
Accrediting organization:
Credit hours:
Phone:
Website: www.tcmsymposium.org
E-mail:

Name of event: Soliman’s Auricular Allergy Treatment
Dates: Saturday, October 7, 2017
Location: 14955 Shady Grove Road, Suite 250, Rockville, MD 20850
Instructors or faculty: Nader Soliman, M.D., FAAMA
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? No
Accrediting organization: NCCAOM
Credit hours: 5
Phone: 301-251-2335
Website: www.AlternativeMedicineSeminars.com
E-mail: myalternatives@yahoo.com

Name of event: Auricular Medicine Seminar
Dates: Saturday, October 28 & Sunday, October 29, 2017
Location: 14955 Shady Grove Road, Suite 250, Rockville, MD 20850
Instructors or faculty: Nader Soliman, M.D., FAAMA
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? No
Accrediting organization: NCCAOM
Credit hours: 18
Phone: 301-251-2335
Website: www.AlternativeMedicineSeminars.com
E-mail: myalternatives@yahoo.com

Name of event: Pearls of Pain Management in Classical Chinese Medicine
Dates: November 11-12, 2017
Location: Boston Children’s Hospital at Waltham, 9 Hope Ave, Waltham, Massachusetts 02453
Instructor: Jeffrey Yuen
Sponsor: AAMA New England Chapter
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit?
Accrediting organization:
Credit hours: 12
Phone: (781)216-3700
Website: http://www.nemedacupuncture.org
Email: WebMaster@NEMedAcupuncture.org

Name of event: Treating Musculoskeletal Pain and Dysfunction Without Drugs and Surgery
Dates: November 11-12, 2017
Location: Probility 3069 Carpenter Road, Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Instructors or faculty: Jay Sandweiss, DO and Paul Shapiro, MD
Sponsor: St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor - Saint Joseph Mercy Health System
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? Yes
Accrediting organization:  Michigan State Medical Society
Credit hours: 14
Phone: 734-995-1880
Website:
E-mail: acuomtdr@aol.com

Name of event: Medical Acupuncture for Physicians
Dates: Intro: November 30 - December 4, 2017
Clinical 1: February 16-20, 2018
Clinical 2: May 23-27, 2018
Location: Tempe, AZ
Instructors or faculty: Joseph Helms, MD and HMI faculty
Sponsor: HMI
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? Yes
Accrediting organization: HMI
Credit hours: 300 category 1 credits
Phone: 510-649-8488
Website: https://hmieducation.com/admission-procedure
E-mail: mafp@hmieducation.com



-- 2018--


Name of event: Integrating Osteopathic Manipulations and Functional Medicine with Medical Acupuncture: Techniques to Release Channels and Clinical Pearls
Dates: January 27-28, 2018
Location: The Signature at MGM Grand - Las Vegas, NV
Instructors or faculty: Jay Sandweiss, DO, C-NMM/OMM, DABMA, FAAMA
Sponsor: American Academy of Medical Acupuncture
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit?
Accrediting organization: AAMA
Credit hours:
Phone: (310)364-0193
Website: www.medicalacupuncture.org
E-mail: aamastaff@gmail.com

Name of event: AAMA Review Course
Dates: April 10-11, 2018
Location: The Westin Kansas Hotel at Crown Center
Instructors or faculty:
Sponsor: AAMA
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? Yes
Accrediting organization: AAMA
Credit hours: 22 Category 1 CME
Phone: (310)364-0193
Website: www.medicalacupuncture.org
E-mail:  administrator@medicalacupuncture.org

Name of event: AAMA Pre-Symposium Workshops
Dates: April 12, 2018
Location: The Westin Kansas Hotel at Crown Center
Instructors or faculty:
Sponsor: AAMA
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? Yes
Accrediting organization: AAMA
Credit hours: 7.5 Category 1 CME
Phone: (310)364-0193
Website: www.medicalacupuncture.org
E-mail:  administrator@medicalacupuncture.org

Name of event: AAMA 30th Annual Symposium
Dates: April 13-15, 2018
Location: The Westin Kansas Hotel at Crown Center
Instructors or faculty:
Sponsor: AAMA
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? Yes
Accrediting organization: AAMA
Credit hours: 22 Category 1 CME
Phone: (310)364-0193
Website: www.medicalacupuncture.org
E-mail:  administrator@medicalacupuncture.org

Name of event: ABMA Board Certification Exam

Dates: April 15, 2018
Location: The Westin Kansas Hotel at Crown Center
Instructors or faculty: NA
Sponsor: ABMA
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? No
Accrediting organization:
Credit hours:
Phone: (310)364-0193
Website: www.dabma.org
E-mail: administrator@dabma.org

Name of event: McMaster University Contemporary Medical Acupuncture Program – Neurofunctional Treatment of Pain and Dysfunction
Dates: Spring 2018 – Unit 1 – Feb 23-24-25; Unit 2 – Mar 16-17-18; Unit 3 – Apr 13-14-15; Unit 4 – May 4-5-6; Unit 5 – May 25-26-27
Location: McMaster University Campus – Hamilton, ON, Canada
Instructors or faculty: Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco, Dr. Angelica Fargas-Babjak, plus an additional 36 instructors rotating throughout the program
Sponsor: Department of Anesthesia, McMaster University
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit?
Accrediting organization: CME Credits are claimed individually by Medical Doctors completing the Program from USA, Canada and abroad.
Credit hours: Program is a total of 300 hrs – 126 In-Class and 174 Homework and Assignments
Phone: 905-521-2100 x75175
Website: www.contemporaryacupuncture.com - or - www.mcmasteracupuncture.com
E-mail: contemporaryacupuncture@mcmaster.ca

Name of event: Basic and Advanced Auricular Therapy Seminar
Dates: March 3 & 4, 2018
Location: 14955 Shady Grove Road, Suite 250, Rockville, MD  20850
Instructors or faculty: Nader Soliman, M.D., FAAMA
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? No
Accrediting organization: NCCAOM 
Credit hours: 15.5 
Phone: 301.251.2335
Website: www.AlternativeMedicineSeminars.com
E-mail: myalternatives@yahoo.com
 
Name of event: Soliman’s Auricular Allergy Treatment
Dates: April 7, 2018
Location: 14955 Shady Grove Road, Suite 250, Rockville, MD  20850
Instructors or faculty: Nader Soliman, M.D., FAAMA
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? No
Accrediting organization: NCCAOM 
Credit hours: 5 
Phone: 301.251.2335
Website: www.AlternativeMedicineSeminars.com
E-mail: myalternatives@yahoo.com

Name of event: VAS Workshop 2 day
Dates: April 21 & 22, 2018
Location: 14955 Shady Grove Road, Suite 250, Rockville, MD  20850
Instructors or faculty: Nader Soliman, M.D., FAAMA
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? No
Accrediting organization: NCCAOM        
Credit hours: 16
Phone: 301.251.2335
Website: www.AlternativeMedicineSeminars.com
E-mail: myalternatives@yahoo.com

Name of event:  Auricular Medicine Seminar
Dates: June 2 & 3, 2018
Location: 14955 Shady Grove Road, Suite 250, Rockville, MD  20850
Instructors or faculty: Nader Soliman, M.D., FAAMA
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? No
Accrediting organization: NCCAOM 
Credit hours: 18 
Phone: 301.251.2335
Website: www.AlternativeMedicineSeminars.com
E-mail: myalternatives@yahoo.com

Name of event: Lyme Disease, CFS, and FMS Seminar
Dates: June 23, 2018
Location: 14955 Shady Grove Road, Suite 250, Rockville, MD  20850
Instructors or faculty: Nader Soliman, M.D., FAAMA
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? No
Accrediting organization: NCCAOM 
Credit hours: 7.5 (pending application approval)
Phone: 301.251.2335
Website: www.AlternativeMedicineSeminars.com
E-mail: myalternatives@yahoo.com

Name of event: Basic and Advanced Auricular Therapy Seminar
Dates: September 22 & 23, 2018
Location: 14955 Shady Grove Road, Suite 250, Rockville, MD  20850
Instructors or faculty: Nader Soliman, M.D., FAAMA
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? No
Accrediting organization: NCCAOM 
Credit hours: 15.5 
Phone: 301.251.2335
Website: www.AlternativeMedicineSeminars.com
E-mail: myalternatives@yahoo.com
 
Name of event: Soliman’s Auricular Allergy Treatment
Dates: October 6, 2018
Location: 14955 Shady Grove Road, Suite 250, Rockville, MD  20850
Instructors or faculty: Nader Soliman, M.D., FAAMA
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? No
Accrediting organization: NCCAOM 
Credit hours: 5 
Phone: 301.251.2335
Website: www.AlternativeMedicineSeminars.com
E-mail: myalternatives@yahoo.com

Name of event:  Auricular Medicine Seminar
Dates: October 27 & 28, 2018
Location: 14955 Shady Grove Road, Suite 250, Rockville, MD  20850
Instructors or faculty: Nader Soliman, M.D., FAAMA
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? No
Accrediting organization: NCCAOM 
Credit hours: 18 
Phone: 301.251.2335
Website: www.AlternativeMedicineSeminars.com
E-mail: myalternatives@yahoo.com

 

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