TCMAA organizes 4-5 seminars and conventions each
year. Each seminar focuses on a specific topic and  the
speakers present updated information on both traditional
Chinese Medicine and Western Medicine
All seminars award NCCAOM continue education credits
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TCMAA Seminars and Speakers

(a partial list)

April 10, 2005                                           

Topic:         Effectiveness of Acupuncture as Adjunctive Therapy in
             Osteoarthritis of Knee: A Randomized Trial
Speaker:      Brian Barman, M.D., Professor, Director, Center for Integrative       
             Medicine, University of Maryland, School of Medicine

January 23, 2005  

Topic:         Menopause and Postmenopause Care: Conventional Medicine and Alternative Studies
Speaker:      David H. Barad, M.D., Associate Clinical Professor,
             Director, Center for Human Reproduction, New York, NY

December 18, 2004

Topic:         The Beauty of Chinese Traditional Medicine
Speaker:      Yong Ming Li, M.D., PhD., L.Ac., President of TCMAA
             Attending Physician, Warren Hospital, NJ                
             Seminar at China Institute, New York

October 24, 2004

Topic:         My Life: Three Heartfelt Points - Clinical Experience and Case Studies
Speaker:      Xianming Huang, Professor Emeritus, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine

July 18, 2004

Topic 1:       Radiation Therapy and Alternative Medicine for Cancer
Speaker:       William Li, M.D., Associate Professor, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Topic 2:       The Role of TCM in the Treatment of Cancer
Speaker:        Xiaokui Li, M.D. (China), L.Ac., former Associate Professor,
               Department of Oncology, Beijing University School of Medicine.

April 11, 2004

Topic:           American Acupuncture Education: Past, Present and Future
Speaker:        Yemeng Chen L.Ac., FICAE., Academic Dean, New York College of Traditional
Chinese                           Medicine

March 14, 2004

Topic:           Medical Acupuncture: Its History and the State of the Art
Speaker:         Robert A. Schulman, M.D., FAAPM&R, Clinical Assistant Professor, Weill Medical
College                       of Cornell University

January 4, 2004

Topic 1:         Therapuetic Effects and Mechanisms of Electro-Acupuncture
                on Neurological Disorders
Speaker:          Xiaoding Cao, M.D. (China), Ph.D., Professor,
                 Shanghai Medical College, Fu Dan University

Topic 2:         Clinical Trial and Challenges of Acupuncture Therapy in the U.S.
Speaker:         Lixing Lao, Ph.D., Associate Professor, University of Maryland, School of Medicine

June 8, 2003

Topic 1:         HIPAA & Acupuncture Profession
Speaker:         Yemeng Chen, L.Ac., FICAE, Academic Dean, New York College of Traditional
Chinese                           Medicine

Topic 2:         Integrating Advance Billing Codes (ABC) developed by        
                Alternative Link for Measurement, Management
Speaker:         Ryma Bielkus, Director, World Health & Healing Collaborative

March 2, 2003  

Conference on Chinese Herbal Safety

Topic 1:         Drug Safety &Chinese Herbal Medicine
Speaker:         Lizhen Chen, Ph.D., Carlifornia

Topic 2:         Introduction to Herbal Toxicology
Speaker:         Jing Liu, M.D. (China),  L.Ac., Boston

Topic 3:         Laboratory Tests for Drug and Herbal Toxicity       
Speaker:         Yong Ming Li, M.D., Ph.D., L.Ac., New Jersey

Topic 4:         Identifications of Chinese Herbs with Potential Toxicity
                Yuchen Wang, MD (China), L.Ac., New York

Topic 5:         Practice of Herbal Medicine in Primary Care
                Bing Lu, M.D., Ph.D., New York

December 8, 2002

Topic:            Acupuncture Liability, Marketing and Business Promotion-2
Speaker:         Michael Taromina, Attorney at Law, New York

September 8, 2002

Topic 1:         Acupuncture Liability, Marketing and Business Promotion-1
Speaker:         Michael Taromina, Attorney at Law

Topic 2:         Single Acupuncture Point Therapy
Speaker:         Decheng Chen, Ph.D., MD (China), L.Ac.

May 5, 2002

Conference on Allergic Conditions

Topic 1:         The Pathogenesis, Common Treatment and New Development of Rhinitis
Speaker:         Anne Maitland, M.D., Ph.D., Allergy and Immunology Fellow, Mount Sinai Medical Center

Topic 2:         Comparison of TCM and Western Medicine for Treating Allergic Rhinitis
Speaker:         Xinyin Li, M.D. (China)

Topic 3:        Traditional Management of Allergic Conditions in TCM
Speaker:        Chenwen Guo, M.D. (China), L. Ac.

Topic 4:        Acupuncture Management of Allergic Conditions
Speaker:        Sugei Gui, M.D. (China), L. Ac.

January 20, 2002

Topic 1:         Recent Advances in Management of Infertility with TCM
Speaker:         Khaled M. Zeitoon, M.D., Assistant Professor, Columbia University  School of

Topic 2:         Clinical and Basic Research on Treating Infertility with TCM
Speaker:         Songping Luo, M.D. (China), Professor, Guangzhou University of Traditional
Chinese                               Medicine
TCMAA Semiars