Calendar: the complete calendar can be accessed at TownsendLetter.com.
Article Type: Calendar
Subject: Integrative medicine (Conferences, meetings and seminars)
Pub Date: 08/01/2012
Publication: Name: Townsend Letter Publisher: The Townsend Letter Group Audience: General; Professional Format: Magazine/Journal Subject: Health Copyright: COPYRIGHT 2012 The Townsend Letter Group ISSN: 1940-5464
Issue: Date: August-Sept, 2012 Source Issue: 349-350
Geographic: Geographic Scope: United States Geographic Code: 1USA United States
Accession Number: 303012921
Full Text: AUGUST 19-24: BREATH--BODY--MIND TRAINING FOR STRESS AND TRAUMA TRANSFORMATION @ Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Instructors: Richard P. Brown, MD; Patricia Gerbarg, MD; Heather Mason (Yoga for the Mind). For disaster relief workers, therapists, healthcare providers, social workers, and yoga therapists. CONTACT: 800-741-7353; http://www.kripalu.org/presenter/V0004595/richard_p_brown

AUGUST 25: DR. ANDREW WEIL'S SEASONAL THERAPEUTICS[TM] presents SCIENCE BASED, NATURE-ORIENTED APPROACH TO HEALTH with Tieraona Low Dog, M.D.@Sheraton in Boston, Massachusetts. How to support the liver and gastrointestinal system to enhance the gut/immune/brain interface for maximal immune and cognitive function, while supporting and strengthening the body's reserves for winter 9 CEU credits for DCs and NDs. CONTACT: 800-634-6342; http://www.seasonaltherapeutics.com

SEPTEMBER 1-3: CANCER CONTROL SOCIETY presents its 40TH ANNUAL CANCER ALTERNATIVE THERAPIES CONVENTION@Sheraton Universal in Universal City, California. Learn about prevention & control of cancer through nutrition and non-toxic therapies and about alternative therapies for heart, diabetes, arthritis, MS & eye diseases. Doctors' Symposium on SEPTEMBER 4. CONTACT: 323-663-7801; http://www.cancercontrolsociety.com

SEPTEMBER 5: CANCER CONTROL SOCIETY presents a TOUR OF MEXICAN CANCER CLINICS. Also, SEPTEMBER 15. CONTACT: 323663-7801; http://www.cancercontrolsociety.com

SEPTEMBER 6-9: FUNDAMENTALS AND CLINICAL APPLICATIONS OF IV NUTRIENT THERAPIES in Portland, Oregon. A comprehensive 4-day seminar presented in a format of lecture and clinical laboratory experience. The seminar offers rationale, understanding and competency for IV nutrient therapies. Guidelines in complications and emergencies within the office setting. Conveying key concepts of IV therapy and IV equipment, concurrently providing opportunity for proficiency in preparation of admixtures and the administration of parenteral solutions. It also covers the use of amino acids, botanicals, glandulars, hydrogen peroxide, DMSO, MSM, alpha lipoic acid, phosphatidylcholine and numerous protocols. CONTACT: IVNutritionalTherapy@gmail.com; http://ivnutritionaltherapy.com/seminars/

SEPTEMBER 7-9: NEURAL PROLOTHERAPY with John Lyftogt, MD (New Zealand) in Seattle, Washington. Neural Prolotherapy is a treatment for pain and trauma that uses subcutaneous injections of dilute dextrose or mannitol solutions. Hands on training included. CONTACT: Jeff Harris, ND, 206-517-4748; http://www.jeffharrisnd.com

SEPTEMBER 8: INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON ADVANCED CLINICAL NUTRITION FOR PREVENTION AND CURE OF DISEASE in Bunnik, the Netherlands. Theme: Mental Disease (Alzheimer's, depression, PTSD, burnout ...). The official language is English. Presented by Europees Laboratorium voor Nutrienten. CONTACT: 0031(0)302871492; eln@healthdiagnostics.n1; http://www.europeanlaboratory.com

SEPTEMBER 10-14: INSTITUTE FOR FUNCTIONAL MEDICINE presents APPLYING FUNCTIONAL MEDICINE IN CLINICAL PRACTICE @ The Ritz-Carlton in Marina del Rey, California. CONTACT: 800-2280622; http://www.functionalmedicine.org/AFMCP

SEPTEMBER 11: NUTRITIONAL MEDICINE UPDATE: Review and Analysis of Important New Research from Trusted Expert Alan Gaby, MD in San Francisco, California. Sponsored by Integrative Therapeutics. Also, SEPTEMBER 12 in Santa Monica, California: SEPTEMBER 27 in Windsor, Connecticut; OCTOBER 17 in Chicago, Illinois; OCTOBER 18 in Austin, Texas; NOVEMBER 13 online webinar. CONTACT: http://www.integrativeinc.com/Education/Events.aspx

SEPTEMBER 12-15: 13TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE IN WOMEN'S HEALTH@Hilton Sedona Resort in Sedona, Arizona. CONTACT: http://www.symposiamedicus.org

SEPTEMBER 13-16: 10TH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL RESTORATIVE MEDICINE CONFERENCE [c] Paradise Point Resort & Spa in San Diego, California. Pre-Conference intensives on optimizing body temperature and thyroid function: natural hormone replacement therapy; and mindfulness and mind-body therapy. Speakers include Alan Gaby, MD; Mark Houston, MD; Mimi Guarneri. MD, Sadeq Quraishi, MD and more. 20 AMA PRA Category 1 credits available. CONTACT: 866-962-2276; http://www.restorativemedicine.org

SEPTEMBER 14-15: ANNIE APPLESEED PROJECT presents EVIDENCE-BASED CAM FOR CANCER CONFERENCE in San Francisco, California. Speakers include Dana Ullman; Donald Abrams, Beverly Burns, Gwen Stritter, James Forsythe, Tony Jimenez, and more. CONTACT: 561-749-0084; http://annieappleseedproject.org/20wecoanappr.html

SEPTEMBER 14-16: SEMINAR & WORKSHOP ON ACUPUNCTURE, ELECTRO-THERAPEUTICS, BI-DIGITAL 0-RING TEST & QI GONG @ the Holiday Inn-Manhattan in New York City, New York. Includes demonstrations of 5 minute non-invasive screening of malignancies and increasing normal cell telomere & Sirtuin 1 longevity gene for safe, effective treatment of cancers, Alzheimer's disease, autism, pain. etc. Organized by the International College of Acupuncture & ElectroTherapeutics (chartered by the University of the State of New York, State Education Dept.). CONTACT: Yoshiaki Omura, MD, ScD, 212-781-6262 (between noon & midnight); icaet@yahoo.com; http://www.icaet.org; http://www.bdort.org (or Viktor Wong, BS, 201-988-1888)

SEPTEMBER 15-16: DECODING THE MYSTERY OF CHRONIC ILLNESSES @ Sheraton Crescent in Phoenix, Arizona. Sponsored by Researched Nutritionals. CONTACT: 800-755-3402; +1 805 693 1802 (international); http://www.Decoding-the-Mystery.com

SEPTEMBER 15-20: KLINGHARDT ACADEMY RETREAT [c] Harmony Hills in Clinton, Washington. Learn the latest protocols, experience personal treatments, and build your skills with like-minded practitioners in this peaceful and healing setting! CONTACT: 908-899-1650; info@klinghardtacademy.com

SEPTEMBER 19-22: BIO-IDENTICAL HORMONE REPLACEMENT SYMPOSIUM & A4M FELLOWSHIPS @ Palmer House Hilton in Chicago, Illinois. Thierry Hertoghe, MD; Ron Rothenberg, MD: Pamela Smith, MD: Jonathan Wright, MD; Jennifer Landa, MD. CONTACT: 888-997-0112; http://a4m.com

SEPTEMBER 19-23: INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE OF INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE CONFERENCE--"Sex, Lies and Hormones" [c] Cleveland Marriott Key Center in Cleveland, Ohio. Program Chair Ronald Casselberry, MD. A look at how hormones affect every system of the body in both women and men. CONTACT: 866-464-5226; http://www.icimed.com

SEPTEMBER 20-21: PERSPECTIVES ON LYME DISEASE: A BIOLOGICAL MEDICINE APPROACH @ the Waypoint Conference Center in New Bedford, Massachusetts. CONTACT: 508-748-0816; http://www.marioninstitute.org/biological-medicine-network

SEPTEMBER 21-22: 6th ANNUAL PROBIOTIC SYMPOSIUM--Optimizing GI Health: Probiotics, Prebiotics, & Nutritive Factors @ Hotel Solamar in San Diego, California. A unique opportunity to learn about holistic integration of probiotics. prebiotics, and other nutritive factors to clinically manage gastrointestinal dysfunction. Approved for a maximum of 11 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Register before August 31 to save $100. CONTACT: 866-216-6127; info@ProbioticSymposium.com; http://www.ProbioticSymposium.com

SEPTEMBER 21-23: HOMEOPATHY IN THE TREATMENT OF SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND MENTAL ILLNESS @ Seattle School of Homeopathy in Kenmore, Washington. CONTACT: info@seattleschoolofhomeopathy.com; http://seattleschoolofhomeopathy.com

SEPTEMBER 21-23: 3rd ANNUAL INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE FOR MENTAL HEALTH CONFERENCE @ Santa Fe Convention Center in Santa Fe, New Mexico. A whole body approach to successfully diagnose and treat the manifestations of neurological, social, and behavioral disorders. CE and CME credits available. CONTACT: Stacey Flanner, 800-288-0383; sflanner@GPL4U.com; http://www.MentalHealthConference2012.com

SEPTEMBER 22-23: NOVA SCOTIA NATUROPATHIC CONFERENCE @ Pier 21 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Presenters include Joseph Pizzorno, ND (Environmental Medicine); Lisa Doran, ND (Prenatal Care); Quinn Rivet ND (PTSD); Eric Marsden, ND (Colon Cancer); Paul Saunders, ND (Autoimmunity). CONTACT: http://www.nsnc.info

SEPTEMBER 22-23: INSIGHT LECTURES presents CREATING A HEALTHY BRAIN @ the Sacramento Convention Center in Sacramento, California. CEUs for nurses. CONTACT: 530-9139592; suzie@insightlecture.com; http://www.insightlecture.com/creating-a-healthy-brain

SEPTEMBER 28-30: BC NATUROPATHIC ASSOCIATION presents ADVANCING NATURAL MEDICINE 10 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Three days of lectures on topics relevant to primary care from nature cure to hyperthermia, diagnostic testing, SIBO, MTHFR and more. Speakers include 2012 Linus Pauling Functional Medicine award winner Dr. Mimi Guarneri, Dr. Cathy Carlson Rink on alternatives to BHRT, Dr. William "Wheat Belly" Davis, Kerry Bone on immunity issues, Drs. Paul Epstein and Stefan Kuprowsky on mind/body medicine, Dr. Mary Bove on pediatric allergies, Dr. Eric Yarnell on botanical medicines, Dr. Mona Morstein on diabetes and many more speakers and topics. CONTACT: 604-736-6646; http://www.bcna.ca

SEPTEMBER 28-30: METAGENICS 1St ANNUAL LIFESTYLE MEDICINE SUMMIT--Taking the Chronic Out of Illness @ The St. Regis Monarch Beach Resort in Dana Point, California (south of Laguna Beach). Speakers: Jeffrey Bland, PhD; Mark Hyman, MD; John Gray, PhD and more. CONTACT: 800-692=9400; http://www.metagenics.com/practitioners/practitioner-education/ practitioners-calendar/2012summit

SEPTEMBER 29-30: DENTAL ORIGINS OF SYSTEMIC DISEASE @ the Holiday Inn Downtown in Missoula, Montana. Speakers: Hal A. Huggins, DDS, MS; Chris Hussar, DDS, DO; Lyn Patrick, ND; Christopher Shade, PhD. CONTACT: 406-442-4141; gailb@mt.net; http://www.mtnd.org

SEPTEMBER 29-OCTOBER 3: CENTER FOR MIND-BODY MEDICINE presents INITIAL MIND-BODY MEDICINE @ Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort & Spa in San Antonio. Texas. CONTACT: http://www.cmbm.org/professional-trainings/mind-body-medicine/initial-mind-body-medicine/

OCTOBER 3: LOW DOSE ALLERGEN IMMUNOTHERAPY (LDA) @ Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront in St. Petersburg, Florida. The allergy treatment of the future--Here Now! A one-day workshop focused on LDA, a unique method of immunotherapy, far different from other allergy treatments. CONTACT: 316-684-5500; info@aaemconference.com; http://www.aaemconference.com

OCTOBER 3-7: AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE 47th ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING -Environmental Influences on the Brain and Nervous System @ Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront in St. Petersburg, Florida. The dramatic rise in neurological and psychiatric conditions points to environmental causes of and influences over these disorders and disease states. 18.25 CME hours. CONTACT: 316-684-5500; http://www.aaemconference.com

OCTOBER 5-6: 3RD RIORDAN IVC & CANCER SYMPOSIUM: Is Cancer a Non-Healing Wound? in Wichita, Kansas. If cancer is a non-healing wound, could this response explain how intravenous vitamin C prevents or inhibits growth and progression? This is an excellent opportunity for practitioners to become more involved with IVC therapy, adjunct therapies, and new approaches to treating cancer. CONTACT: 316-682-3100; http://www.riordanclinic.org

OCTOBER 5-6: A COMPREHENSIVE APPROACH TO MENOPAUSE, FROM BONES TO BRAINS @ Cedarbrook Lodge near SEA-TAC Airport (Seattle-Tacoma) in Washington. Presented by Key Compounding Pharmacy and Wendy Ellis, ND. CONTACT: http://www.kcpconferences.com

OCTOBER 5-7: AMERICAN APITHERAPY SOCIETY, INC. presents the 17th ANNUAL CMACC (Charles Mraz Apitherapy Course and Conference) @ Governor Hotel in Portland, Oregon. Learn the ancient art and science of apitherapy, the medicinal use of products from the beehive: Honey, Pollen, Propolis, Royal Jelly, Bee Venom, and Beeswax. CONTACT: 631-470-9446; http://www.apitherapy.org

OCTOBER 10-11: TERRA MEDICA presents BIOLOGICAL MEDICINE CERTIFICATE (Module 1) --THE NATURE OF BIOLOGICAL MEDICINE AND ESSENTIAL CLINICAL APPLICATIONS with Thomas Rau, MD @ The Atlantic Resort & Spa in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. CONTACT: 888-4150535; http://www.terra-medica.com

OCTOBER 12-13: TERRA MEDICA presents BIOLOGICAL MEDICINE CERTIFICATE (Module 2)--THE GUT: RESTORATION AND REBUILDING & THE HOLISTIC TOOLBOX AND APPLICATIONS with Thomas Rau, MD @ The Atlantic Resort & Spa in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. CONTACT: 888-4150535; http://www.terra-medica.com

OCTOBER 12-13: PATIENT WELLNESS & PRACTICE OPTIMIZATION SYMPOSIUM in Tampa, Florida. CONTACT: 888-997-0112; http;//www.a4m.com

OCTOBER 12-13: ACADEMY OF COMPREHENSIVE INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE "CANCER ANSWERS" CONFERENCE in Orlando, Florida. Presented by Lee Cowden, MD & Academy CIM. American Nutriceuticals presents a complimentary pre-conference seminar, "The Cascade--A Timeline of Chronic Disease Prevention to Restoring Health on October 11 from 2:00-6:00 pm. The Cascade is a chronological explanation of the process of our health status from a balanced state to chronic disease. CONTACT: 888-848-2548; http://www.acimconnect.com/events.

OCTOBER 12-14: 21ST ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE TEXAS SOCIETY OF HOMEOPATHY in Houston, Texas. Miranda Castro, Glen Dupree. Kim Kalina. CONTACT Maureen@TexasSocietyofHomeopathy.com; http://www.TexasSocietyofHomeopathy.com

OCTOBER 12-14: A4M FELLOWSHIPS & SKIN CANCER COURSE in Tampa, Florida. CONTACT: 888-997-0112; http://www.a4m.com

OCTOBER 13-14: CALIFORNIA NATUROPATHIC DOCTORS ASSOCIATION FALL CONFERENCE--BeNaturopathic Roots in LaJolla, California (near San Diego). CONTACT: 626-576-2632; admin@calnd.org; http://calnd.org/cme-events

OCTOBER 19-21: INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY OF BIOLOGICAL DENTISTRY AND MEDICINE presents OUTSIDE THE BOX: ADVANCES IN BIOLOGICAL DENTISTRY AND MEDICINE @ Sheraton Premiere at Tyson's Corner in Vienna, Virginia. Speakers: Joe Mercola, DO; Mark Starr, MD; Ella McElwee, ND; Chris Shade, PhD; Brendan Stack, DDS. CONTACT: http://www.IABDM.org

OCTOBER 26-28: KLINGHARDT ACADEMY SYMPOSIUM HOW TO HAVE A HEALTHY HOME AND EMF PROTECTION with Dietrich Klinghardt MD, PhD in Seattle, Washington area. CONTACT: 908-8991650; info@klinghardtacademy.com

OCTOBER 26-28: AMERICAN MEDICAL COLLEGE OF HOMEOPATHY ANNUAL CONFERENCE in Redondo Beach, California. Rajan Sankaran with Frans Vermeulen, Linda Johnston, Roger Morrison, Nancy Herrick & others. CONTACT: http://www.amchcon.org

OCTOBER 27-NOVEMBER 3: COMPREHENSIVE TRAINING COURSE ON ACUPUNCTURE FOR PHYSICIANS--Phase 2 in San Francisco, California. Intensive clinical workshops for those who completed phase 1. Phase 2 is disease or problem-oriented, covering general medicine, pain management, obstetrics, and gynecology, affective disorders, emphasizing treatment of individual medical disorders. Presented by University of California Irvine, School of Medicine; Susan Samueli Center for Integrative Medicine University of Chicago; Pritzker School of Medicine; Tang Center for Herbal Medicine; Institute for Medical Studies; Academy of Pain Research. CONTACT: 415-731-1330 or 888-882-1330; apr@acupuncturecourse.org; http://www.acupuncturecourse.org

OCTOBER 28-NOVEMBER 1: 13TH ANNUAL SCIENCE AND CLINICAL APPLICATION OF INTEGRATIVE HOLISTIC MEDICINE @ Hilton San Diego Resort in San Diego, California. Jointly sponsored by Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine and the American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine. Pre-Conference seminar: Bring Integrative Medicine to Your Practice. Optional ABIHM Board Certification Exam on NOVEMBER 2, 2011. CONTACT: Scripps Conference Services & CME, 858-652-5400; http://www.scripps.org/conferenceservices;med.edu@scrippshealth.org

OCTOBER 30-NOVEMBER 5: BIOLOGICAL MEDICINE TOUR TO GERMANY & BADEN-BADEN MEDICINE WEEK. Join us for our 39' tour including the world famous "Medicine Week" Congress in Baden-Baden. Tour program also includes private OIRF English language lectures from renowned German clinicians and researchers as well as pharmacy and clinic visits. CONTACT: Occidental Institute, 800-663-8342; 250-490-3318; fax 250-490-3348; support@oirf.com; http://www.oirf.com

NOVEMBER 1-2: SEXUAL HEALTH CERTIFICATION in Atlanta, Georgia. CONTACT: 888-997-0112; http://www.a4m.com

NOVEMBER 1-2: AMERICAN INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH ANNUAL RESEARCH CONFERENCE 2012--Food, Nutrition, Physical Activity & Cancer @ Capital Hilton Hotel in Washington, DC. CONTACT: 800-843-8114; research@aicrorg; http://www.aicr.org/conference

NOVEMBER 1-3 A4M FELLOWSHIPS in Atlanta, Georgia. CONTACT: 888-997-0112; http://www.a4m.com

NOVEMBER 2: 4TH HOMEONET RESEARCH FORUM with Dr. Claudia Witt @ University of Toronto in Toronto, Ontario. CONTACT: http://incamresearch.ca

NOVEMBER 3-4: GUT, BRAIN AND AUTOIMMUNE DISORDERS: THE ROLE OF FOOD in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. CONTACT: 888-997-0112; http://www.a4m.com

NOVEMBER 3-4: ARIZONA NATUROPATHIC MEDICAL ASSOCIATION FALL CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION CONFERENCE --Pulmonary Medicine [c] Fiesta Resort & Conference Center in Tempe, Arizona. CONTACT: dlasch@aznma.org; http://www.aznma.org

NOVEMBER 8-11: 4TH WORLD CONGRESS ON CONTROVERSIES TO CONSENSUS IN DIABETES, OBESITY & HYPERTENSION in Barcelona, Spain. CONTACT: http://www.codhy.com/2012/Default.aspx

NOVEMBER 30-DECEMBER 2: KLINGHARDT ACADEMY presents APN II: THE PSYCHOLOGICAL WORK & FAMILY CONSTELLATIONS in Seattle. Washington. CONTACT: 908-899-1650; info@klinghardtacademy.com

DECEMBER 7-9: RWO-SHR HEALTH METHODS--INCORPORATING ALTERNATIVE & COMPLEMENTARY MEDICINE WORLDWIDE CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION 2012 @ Eastwood Golf and Country Club in Miri, Malaysia. This conference will provide a platform for both the national and international practitioners and specialists to share their knowledge. skills and techniques of the many different natural health treatments and therapies with their case studies. CONTACT: http://www.acmconference.net

DECEMBER 13-15: 20TH ANNUAL WORLD CONGRESS ON ANTI-AGING AND REGENERATIVE MEDICINE & A4M FELLOWSHIPS in Las Vegas, Nevada. CONTACT: 888-997-0112; http://www.a4m.com

JANUARY 28-FEBRUARY 1, 2013: CENTER FOR MIND-BODY MEDICINE presents ADVANCED MIND-BODY MEDICINE @ Hyatt Regency Crystal City in Washington. DC area. CONTACT: www.cmbm.org/professional-trainings/mind-body-medicine/advanced-mind-body-medicine/

FEBRUARY 1-3: NEURAL THERAPY with Jeff Harris: ND, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. This is a combined Neural Therapy 1 and 2 workshop, teaching basic and intermediate level injections. Training includes scar treatment, segmental therapy (for headaches, sinusitis, back pain and more), trigger point injections and the famous pelvic, thyroid and tonsil treatments. CONTACT: Jeff Harris, ND, 206-517-4748: http://www.jeffharrisnd.com

APRIL 26-29: INTEGRATIVE CANCER MEDICINE: CLINICAL APPLICATIONS OF CANCER STRATEGIES @ DoubleTree Resort, Paradise Valley in Scottsdale, Arizona. Post-conference workshops on Sunday evening and Monday. Sponsored by Healthy Medicine Academy. CONTACT: 303-499-1223; 303-499-0102; info@healthymedicineacademy.com
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