Join the Vermont Acupuncture Association for the Oncology Acupuncture Seminar in Burlington, VT
Instructor: Yair Maimon, OMD, PhD
When: June 30-July 1, 2019
(Immediately following the Society for Acupuncture Research Conference)
Where: University of Vermont, Burlington
$449 for VTAA Members
$499 for non-VTAA/ASA Members
$25 for bagged lunches for Sun & Mon
About this course:
TCM Academy of Integrative Medicine’s TCM Oncology program provides the Western and Chinese medical background necessary for students to become part of the Oncology treatment ecosystem. This program is the most comprehensive program in the field of oncology acupuncture.
The approach is evidence-based and provides practical tools for TCM practitioners to treat cancer patients with confidence.
Program Content Hours
- 15 hours of eLearning modules
- 15 hours of Live classroom lectures
- 20 hours of home study
Courses are accepted for MA/PhD program credit given by the Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine.
The online program is recognized by the NCCAOM for PDA points (15 NCCAOM PDAs pending)
The lectures will cover a breadth of subjects relating to TCM, including:
- analysis of cancer patterns
- evaluating pre-existing conditions
- side effects of chemotherapy
- treatment of the immune system
- cases studies
- special needle techniques
- diagnosis and treatment of different types of cancer
- understanding general scientific research and specifically oncology acupuncture research
The time spent together will allow for a direct education and interaction that modern technology cannot provide. You will meet other practitioners, study together, and get the opportunity to find answers to any questions you have about the online module. This live seminar can be taken as a stand alone course. For those interested in oncology acupuncture certification, participants taking this live seminar, in addition to the online modules, are eligible for an International Certificate in Oncology Acupuncture. This Vermont Acupuncture Association sponsored course is first time this training is offered in the United States! Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to learn from with Dr. Yair Maimon!
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