The 8th International Conference of Western Studies on Chinese Medicine and 2020 Canada Acupuncture and TCM Continuing Education Conference
(ZOOM Online Meeting)
Meeting notice and invitation letter
Dear experts and colleagues: Hello everyone!
“The 8th International Conference of Western Studies on Chinese Medicine and 2020 Canada Acupuncture and TCM Continuing Education Conference” will be held on August 29th (Saturday) -30th (Sunday)， 2020，in Toronto. Due to the current situation of the COVID pandemic in Canada, the conference this year will be online instead of an in-person meeting.
The conference is hosted by the International Acupuncture Manipulation & Moxibustion Association, Yunnan University of Chinese Medicine, and TCM Acupuncture Inheritance Committee of WFAS. The conference is organized by the Ontario College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Yunnan University of Chinese Medicine’s Institute of Western Studies on Chinese Medicine, Hanban Confucius Institute Headquarters International (Western) Chinese Medicine Culture Promotion and Research Base, Inheritance Toronto Base for Acupuncture-Moxibustion of TCM World Federation of Acupuncture-Moxibustion Societies (WFAS), and DC Acupuncture and TCM Inc. It is co-organized by the International Association of Dr. Wu’s Head Massage, Dr. Wu Naturals Canada Inc, International Health Qigong Federation, World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies (WFCMS), World Federation of Acupuncture-Moxibustion Societies (WFAS)and supported by many other organizations.
The theme of the conference is "Western Studies of TCM and the inheritance and development for the benefit of the international community.” The purpose of the conference is to "strengthen the advantages of traditional Chinese medicine and improve clinical efficacy." This academic conference will help the development of the “Belt and Road” in North America.
The main topics of the conference are:
·Research on Chinese Medicine Treatment for COVID-19
·Spread of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Western Countries
·Study of Legislation, Education and Management of Traditional Chinese Medicine
·Study on Management of Traditional Chinese Medicine Acupuncture Clinics
·Manipulative Needling Techniques and Different Types of Acupuncture
·Traditional Moxibustion and the New Method of Moxibustion
·Manipulative Techniques of Tui Na and Pressure Point Massage
·Manipulative Techniques of 趺打(Bone-setting) and Osteology
·Research on Eastern and Western Chinese Medicine and National Medicine
·Research on extensive Materia Medica
·Manipulative Techniques of Chinese Cosmetology
·Study of the Four Literature Classics of TCM
·TCM Psychological Emotion, Comparative Study of Psychology in Chinese and Western Medicine
·Study of the Integration Between the Internet and Traditional Chinese Medicine
·Qi-gong and Taiji
·Psychotherapy and hypnosis
·Research and Testing on the Theory of TCM
·Clinical Studies of Illnesses More Effectively Treated Using TCM
·Report of Scientific Research Achievements
·Live Clinical Demonstrations
This summit forum and academic conference will bring together leading experts and scholars from academia in China and around the world. We would like to thank all the TCM experts and scholars from all over the world, especially Ontario, Canada, for their support and participation in the past six academic conferences in 2009, 2011, 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019.
We sincerely invite domestic and overseas traditional Chinese medicine practitioners, acupuncturists, researchers from various Chinese medicine universities, and leaders of major pharmaceutical companies and medical equipment companies to participate in this conference.
Thank you very much for your support. We are looking forward to all of our fellow experts and friends exchanging knowledge with each other.
Paper requirements: The paper deadline is August 15th, 2020. Papers are limited to 3,000 words and should be submitted in Chinese/English bilingual with a 300-word Chinese/English abstract; if Chinese manuscripts need to be translated, an additional $100 (Canadian dollar) translation fee is required. Please email the papers and related documents (in the form of MS PowerPoint) to the Secretariat: firstname.lastname@example.org, or send the papers and CD-ROM to the “Conference Preparatory Committee” at 1A-7100 Warden Ave, Markham, Ontario Canada, L3R 8B5. Contact number: (905)-477-8855 or (905)-604-8855. The conference will organize the proceedings and the academic group has the right to choose the pieces, decide whether to publish and modify the text and graphics of the paper.
The registration fee for this online conference is waived. There will be a CAD$160 cost if a 16-Hour Continuing Education Certificate is requested.
In addition, please also forward the relevant information about our conference to colleagues and friends who may be interested. Thank you for your cooperation. Details of the conference can be found on the official website: www.tcmace.com
If you have any questions or suggestions, please call (Canada)1-905-477-8855 or (China) 0871-065918882for consultation.
ProfessorBin Jiang Wu, Ph.D., R. TCMP, R. Ac.
Chairperson of the Organizing Committee
President of the Ontario College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Vice President of the World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies (WFCMS)
Vice President of the World Federation of Acupuncture-Moxibustion Societies (WFAS)
July 8th, 2020