14th Annual Fall Conference on Integrative Medicine in Womens Health
- Start Date:
- Wednesday, 11 September, 2013
- End Date:
- Saturday, 14 September, 2013 1:15pm
- Pain Management, Gynecology
Including topics on: Ayurveda, Menopause, Infertility, Acupuncture, Pain Management, Manual Medicine, Migraines, and much more…Speakers: Robert Bonakdar, MD; Kulreet Chaudhary, MD; Tanya Edwards, MD, M.Ed; Michael Kurisu, DO; Jamie Starkey, L.Ac; Sara Thyr, NDIntegrative Medicine focuses on the mind, body and spirit as a whole, the importance of the relationship between practitioner and patient, and is supported by ever-increasing scientific evidence.
Our 14th Annual Fall Conference on Integrative Medicine in Women's Health is designed to take an in-depth look at how to achieve optimal health and healing for female patients through a variety of complementary alternative treatment modalities, and provide mainstream medical and nursing professionals with evidence-based data. Emphasis will be placed on practical application of the topics presented.Topics for this year's conference have been selected based on the educational needs determined from the identified professional practice gaps.
The gaps were derived from a variety of sources including evaluations and outcomes data from past participants; clinical expert input; Symposia Medicus' online survey; and other medical and nursing data.Conference format will include didactic lectures, smaller group breakouts, and question and answer sessions.An outstanding faculty has been assembled for this conference. Each member was selected based on their individual area of expertise and ability to communicate current, evidence-based and practical information to participants.You are sure to enjoy our 14th Annual Fall Conference on Integrative Medicine in Women's Health while sharing ideas and experiences with colleagues from across the country in the beautiful setting of the Napa Valley.CONFERENCE OBJECTIVESAs a result of participating in this conference, you should have increased knowledge and enhanced competence to…• Identify the underlying mechanisms of migraine headaches and principles for self-management• Apply naturopathic therapies for infertility issues• Describe complementary therapies for some symptoms of menopause and perimenopause• Identify integrative pain management options• Discuss common women's health disorders that may be addressed with acupuncture therapy
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Conference organized by Symposia Medicus
Since 1978, Symposia Medicus has been providing the highest quality continuing health education to physicians, nurses and other health care professionals all over the globe. Our mission is to promote the improvement of patient care by enhancing the skills of health care professionals in a relaxing and stimulating environment.We are accredited by: Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC)
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