2nd New York Chinese Medicine Forum

Traditional Chinese Medicine & Oncology



Experts from China and the USA will Discuss Cancer Management with

Traditional Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine

For Professionals, Patients and Public



  Organizer:    Traditional Chinese Medicine Association & Alumni (TCMAA)

        美国中医药专业学会 & 中医院校同学会


  Time:            8am – 5pm, April 16, 2006, Sunday

  Place:            Sheraton Hotel, La Guardia East

                        135-20 39th Avenue, Flushing, New York 11345 USA







Sheraton Hotel, La Guardia East, New York

Sheraton Hotel, La Guardia East located in downtown, Flushing Queens, New York is a Four Stars Hotel, 10-min-drive from La Guardia airport and 20-min-drive from J.F.K. From Newark, you can take Path train to PennStation (or shuttle bus) then transfer to #7 Subway and take off at Main Street. Hotel

Tel: (718) 460-6666








Traditional Chinese Medicine & Oncology Conference


Registration                 8:00 – 9:00 am


Opening Remark        9:00 – 9:20 am                      Yong Ming Li, President of TCMAA


Plenary Session    9:20 am – 1:00 pm    

                       Moderator: Yong Ming Li, MD, PhD; Xinru Qian, MD

      9:20 am     CAM issues in oncology practice and potential TCM applications in the US

                            Gary Deng, MD, PhD, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, NY

     10:00 am    Advances in cancer treatments with integrative approaches of TCM & Western medicine                                                                                                                                  

                           Bing-Kui Piao, Prof, Director, Oncology Society, CAIM, China

     10:40 am    Clinical management of cancer patients care with traditional Chinese medicine

                            Hongsheng Lin, Prof, Director, Oncology Dept, Guang An Men Hospital, China

     11:20 – 11:40 am Coffee Break

     11:40 am    Prevention of gastric cancer by TCM management of chronic gastritis

                           Cuijie Wang, Prof, Director, GI Dept, Hospital Liaoning TCM University, China

     12:20 pm    Current status of TCM oncology practice and research in China

                           Daihan Zhou, Prof, Guang Zhou University of TCM, China


Lunch Break                   1:00 – 2:00 pm


Breakout Sessions           2:00 – 4:30 pm


Symposium A        Clinical TCM Oncology

Moderator: Guoping Zheng, PhD, LAc; Hui Li, LAc; Wenchiang Pai, LAc

The integrated Eastern and Western natural therapy for cancer treatment

    Jing Liu, LAc, MS, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Acupuncture for symptom management in Cancer Patients   

    Chunyan Teng, LAc, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Experience exchange in the field of clinical TCM oncology – Invited speakers

Question & Answer


Symposium B        Medical Research in TCM Oncology

Moderator: Xin Zheng, LAc, Dazhi Chen,PhD, LAc

Experimental Research on TMC treatments for cancer

    Peitong Zhang, Prof. on Oncology, Guang An Men Hospital, China

Targeting Chemokines and Chemokine Receptors with TCM has Anti-Tumor Potential

    Xin Chen, PhD, NIH Scientist

Question & Answer


Symposium C        Public Education on Chinese Medicine for Cancer (invited speakers)

Moderator: Ling Zheng, LAc, Xiujuan Yang, PhD, LAc

Integrative oncology – a current trend in prevention and management of cancer

Traditional Chinese Medicine and its utility in cancer care

To improve quality of life with Chinese medicine and acupuncture

Question & Answer


Panel Discussion with Speakers and TCMAA Business Meeting    4:30 – 5:00pm                       

Yong Ming Li and Guoguang Chen, Secretary General, TCMAA

*Program is tentative

Continue Education Credit: The conferee will receive 8 PDA credits certified by NCCAOM

Official Language: English with Chinese interpretation or Chinese with English interpretation

Target Audience

Physicians, oncologists, TCM practitioners, acupuncturist, health care workers, and students in medical professions.

Program Description

This one day program will discuss updated research and current practice with emphasis on the recent advances

$ in the field of cancer prevention, management, and patient care by using the methods of traditional Chinese

 medicine and in combination with western medicine.

Organizing committee:

Chairs: Yong Ming Li, Xinru Qian; Executive Director: Guoguang Chen, Guoping Zheng, Ling Zheng

Additional members except above mentioned: Lixing Lao, Qunhao Zhang, Zhongzhen Zhao, Guangxing Chen, Jing Chen,

Yemeng Chen, Yu Chen, Peizhu Cheng, Shugui Cui, Jihong Ding, Jing Huo, Moses Lin, Guoqiang Zhang, Felicity An,

Lihua Chen, Cecilia Cheung, Magnolia Goh, Reilian He, Chenglie Jin, Pauline Leung, Mingxia Li, Baoku Liu, Jiliang Liu,

Ying Mao, Xiaoyan Peng, Dayi Qin, Gan Shi, Dongxing Sun, Damu Wang, Mengxiang Wei, Chunrong Wu, Lei Yang,

Zhenzhen Zhang, Peijun Zeng, Kunying Zheng, Shengde Xu, Yucheng Wang, and Hongxin Wang






2nd NY Chinese Medicine Forum Registration


Date: April 16, 2006, Sunday    Website: www.tcmaa.org


Location: Sheraton Hotel, La Guardia East


135-20 39th Avenue, Flushing, NY 11345 Hotel Tel: (718) 460-6666


Registration Fee: regular $200; TCMAA members or students (with ID) $120



Conference Contact Information:

Drs Chen (718-445-4187), Zheng (718-897-8952), Peng (212-889-4802) 

For directions to Sheraton Hotel: see www.tcmaa.org



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1.        Fax above registration form to TCMAA at (646) 742-1655

2.        Before 4/1/06, send the form with check or money payable to the order of TCMAA. TCMAA, 108-A East 38th Street, New York, NY 10016

3.        After 4/1/06, bring your check or money order to the meeting

4.        Dinner with speakers may be registered at the meeting with additional fee


Cover Picture: Famous watercolor from “Chinese Trades and Professions” by Zhou Pei Qun, 19th century, collected by Welcome Institute, London    Designed by YM Li