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Last updated May 5, 2017

-- 2017 --

Name of event: Neijing Studies and Classical Acupuncture - 1 year training
Dates: August 28, 2016 - August 13, 2017
Location: Online lectures and onsite clinical practicums (Trout Lake, Oregon USA)
Instructors or faculty: Primary instructor: Edward Neal, MD, Guest instructors: Stephen Boyanton Phd., Caroline Strassberg, LAc., Lorraine Wilcox PhD.
Sponsor: Xinglin Institute for East Asian Medical Research and Scholarship
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? No (California Acupuncture Board only)
Accrediting organization: Xinglin Institute for East Asian Medical Research and Scholarship
Credit hours: 170
Phone: (858) 207-6164
Website: www.edwardnealmd.com/education
E-mail: e.neal@xinglininstitute.org

Name of event: Rational Cranial Osteopathy Parts 1 & 2 Course
Dates: March 11-12, 2017 and May 20-21, 2017
Location: Probility, 5317 Elliott Drive, Unit 203 Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Instructors or faculty: Fred L. Mitchell, DO, FAAO, FCA
Sponsor: Mitchell Institute for Advanced Manual Therapy Studies
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? Yes
Accrediting organization: St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor
Credit hours: 26 Category 1 CME
Phone: (734)995-1880
Website:
E-mail: acuomtdr@aol.com

Name of event: Medical Acupuncture for Physicians
Dates: Intro - April 20-24, 2017
Clinical 1 - July 14-18, 2017
Clinical 2 - September 13-17, 2017
Location: Potomac, MD
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

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: Classical Five-Element Acupuncture Beginning the Journey™
Dates: April 29-30, 2017 (San Diego CA), May 27-28, 2017 (Santa Monica CA)
Location: San Diego CA, Santa Monica CA
Instructors or faculty: Neil R. Gumenick, M.Ac. (UK), L.Ac., Brian Bender, DACM, L.Ac.
Sponsor: AAMA
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? Yes
Accrediting organization: AAMA Credit hours: 14
Phone: (310) 453-2235
Website: www.5elements.com
E-mail: nrg@5elements.com

Name: Yamamoto Japanese New Scalp Acupuncture
Dates: May 6-7, 2017
Location: 110 William St., New York, NY 10038
Instructors or faculty: David Bomzon
Sponsor: Pacific College of Oriental Medicine
Approved for AMA Category 1 credit? No
Accrediting organization: NCCAOM-National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
Credit hours: 17
Phone: 212-982-3456
Website: http://bit.ly/2o9Owhj
E-mail: cneipris@pacificcollege.edu


Name of event: International Neural Therapy Conference
Dates: May 11-13, 2017
Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Instructors or faculty: 17 speakers, includes leaders in the field from Europe and Latin America
Sponsor: None but we have 5 exhibitors
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? No
Accrediting organization: n/a
Credit hours: n/a
Phone: 613-216–0930
Website: http://internationalneuraltherapy.com
E-mail: info@internationalneuraltherapy.com


Name: Safe and Effective Chinese Medicine Treatment During Pregnancy

Dates: Saturday, May 13, 2017
Location: 110 William St., New York, NY 10038
Instructors or faculty: Caroline Radice, L.Ac.
Sponsor: Pacific College of Oriental Medicine
Approved for AMA Category 1 credit? No
Accrediting organization: NCCAOM-National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
Credit hours: 7
Phone: 212-982-3456
Website: http://bit.ly/2oyaDho
E-mail: cneipris@pacificcollege.edu

Name of event: Acupuncture Conference: Contemporary Acupuncture Advances – Implementing Contemporary Acupuncture Techniques to Improve Clinical Outcomes
Dates: Friday, May 26th to Sunday, May 28th, 2017
Location: Hamilton Convention Centre, 1 Summers Lane, Hamilton, ON, Canada
Instructors or faculty: Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco, Dr. Angelica Fargas-Babjak, Dr. David Salanki, Dr. Ravinder Ohson, Dr. Michael Prebeg, and Guest Faculty Scott Coda, Raul Valdesuso Dominguez, Luis Banos Marin, Raimond Wong, Matt Nichol, Narda G. Robinson, Anil Rick Soordhar, and Steve Staios
Sponsor: Canadian Contemporary Acupuncture Association
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? Through an agreement between The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and The American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit can be found at: www.ama-assn.org/go/internationalcme.
Accrediting organization: McMaster University Continuing Health Sciences Education
Credit hours: 17.75 MOC Section 1 Credits
Phone: 905-525-9140 x22671
Website: Main Link: https://fhs.mcmaster.ca/conted/acupuncture.html
Brochure: https://fhs.mcmaster.ca/conted/documents/CCAA_Brochure_2017-web.pdf
Register online: https://www.xcdsystem.com/mcmasterchse/attendee/index.cfm?ID=GoZArS4
E-mail: cmereg@mcmaster.ca

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


Name of event: ICMART / FILASMA World Conference on Medical Acupuncture

Dates: June 2-4, 2017
Location: Hilton Mexico City Reforma, Mexico City, Mexico
Instructors or faculty: Francisco Lozano, MD, Thomas Burgoon, MD and more
Sponsor: FILASMA, ICMART, & COMAH
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit?
Accrediting organization:
Credit hours:
Phone: +52 (55) 5611-9089
Website: http://icmart2017.org/indexEN.html
E-mail: filasma2017@icmart.org

Name of event: Five Element Acupuncture
Date: June 2-5th, 2017
Location: Salt Spring Island , British Columbia Canada
Instructors: Charles Moss, M.D., Ron Puhky, M.D.
Sponsor: Five Element Acupuncture Training Program
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? No
Accrediting Organization: N/A
Credit Hours: N/A
Phone: 858-457-1314
Website: www.fiveelementtraining.com
Email: deb@mosscenterforintegrativemedicine.com


Name of event: VAS & Auricular Medicine Workshop
Dates: Saturday, June 10 & Sunday, June 11, 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: 16
Phone: 301-251-2335
Website: www.AlternativeMedicineSeminars.com
E-mail: myalternatives@yahoo.com

Name of event: Auricular Causative Diagnosis - Finding the Root of the Pathalogy
Dates: July 7-8, 2017 - 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location: Maison de la Chimie, 28 rue Saint Dominique, 75007 Paris
Instructors or faculty: Dr. Nadia Volf, MD, PhD
Sponsor: AcuSeminars
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? No
Accrediting organization:
Credit hours:
Phone:
Website:https://www.eventbrite.fr/e/inscription-master-class-dr-nadia-volf-diagnostic-auriculaire-acupuncture-33339174368<
E-mail:

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: Lyme Disease, CFS, and FMS Seminar
Dates: Saturday, September 9, 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: 7.5 (pending application approval)
Phone: 301-251-2335
Website: www.AlternativeMedicineSeminars.com
E-mail: myalternatives@yahoo.com

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: Basic and Advanced Auricular Therapy Seminar
Dates: Saturday, September 23 & Sunday, September 24, 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: 15.5
Phone: 301-251-2335
Website: www.AlternativeMedicineSeminars.com
E-mail: myalternatives@yahoo.com

Name of event: Scalp Acupuncture: Neurological and Psychosomatic Disorders
Dates: 9/30/17 - 10/1/17
Location: Goodman Community Center: 149 Waubesa Street, Madison, WI 53704
Instructors or faculty: Dr. Suzanne Robidoux
Sponsor: Wisconsin Society of Certified Acupuncturists (WISCA)Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit? No
Accrediting organization: NCCAOM (The National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine)
Credit hours: 14 credit hours
Phone: (608)205-8596
Website: http://www.madisonacu.com/pda
E-mail: Kathryn@madisonacu.com

 

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: 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

 

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