Upcoming Conferences

UIC Australian Medicinal Cannabis Symposium 2017

23 - 25 June, 2017

Melbourne, Australia

The United in Compassion (UIC) Medicinal Cannabis Symposium 2017 is dedicated to the education of medical practitioners and access to medicinal cannabis for Australian patients. The three-day event will include a program of renowned international and Australian speakers with a heavy focus on the education of medical professionals and engagement from the health sector. The program will be of interest to many patient groups with a wide range of keynote speakers addressing the application of medicinal cannabis for the treatment of several conditions such as epilepsy, palliative care, pain, cancer and PTSD.

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Simply Spicy: An Exploration of Botanical and Culinary Medicine in Integrative Practice

8 - 9 July, 2017

New Mexico, US

This is a state-of-the-art, two-day symposium on Herbs & Spices in Health & Medicine designed for physicians, nurses, dietitians, physician assistants, pharmacists, naturopaths, UNM faculty and non-providers (community). Participants will explore core concepts related to purity and standardization of food supplements, herbs and botanicals and their usage and safety with conventional medicine.

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9th International Congress on Traditional Asian Medicines (ICTAM)

6 - 12 August, 2017

Kiel, Germany

ICTAM for inter- and transdisciplinary research exchange, and for discussing points of intersection and of tension between our various approaches and perspectives. ICTAM 2017 will be an opportunity to develop new networks of collaboration and exchange, and to consider how both our association, and the field as a whole, can move forward.  ICTAM 2017 will gather studies from clinical trial specialists, anthropologists, historians and clinicians, economists and political scientists, conservationists, botanists, translators and more.

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NZACRes 2017

17 - 18 August, 2017

Auckland, New Zealand

The New Zealand Association of Clinical Research (NZACRes) annual conference will be held 17-18 August 2017 at The Pullman Hotel, Auckland. The theme, Innovation in Research and Clinical Trials and conference program is designed to present research, clinical trials and cutting edge presentations for everyone involved in clinical trials and research with a number of keynote addresses from distinguished national and international speakers.

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IM4US 7th Annual Conference

24 - 26 August, 2017

Chicago, US

The Integrative Medicine for the Underserved (IM4US) provides a unique educational experience for healing professionals and administrators to learn about affordable, integrative approaches to common health conditions, share evidence-based best integrative practices, and be part of a like-minded community advocating for integrative medicine for the underserved. This year's theme is "Equity and Healing: Integrative Approaches to Bridging Racial and Socioeconomic Disparities in Health Care".

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Seventh International Conference on Health, Wellness & Society

5 - 6 October, 2017

Denver, US

In addition to the four annual themes, the physiology, kinesiology, and psychology of wellness in its social context, interdisciplinary health sciences, public health policies and practices, health promotion and education, the 2017 special focus is new directions in health and wellness.

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Fertility Society of Australia Annual Conference 2017

15 - 18 October, 2017

Adelaide, Australia

The Fertility Society of Australia (FSA) is the peak body representing scientists, doctors, researchers, nurses, consumers and counsellors in reproductive medicine in Australia and New Zealand.

The theme of the 2017 FSA conference is "when the going gets tough". This theme highlights discussion of recent advances and approaches to managing the more challenging scenarios in reproductive medicine. The conference will host a panel of esteemed international and national speakers, who will give their views on such vexing issues as the optimal management of recurrent IVF implantation failure, the ethics of providing "adjuvant therapy" of unproven value, appropriate psychological support for the long term IVF patient, as well as new advances in genetic and laboratory practice.

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Centile Conference 2017

22 - 25 October, 2017

Washington DC, US

The Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine (AIHM) the Office of Continuing Education at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (UTMB) come together to bring you the 2017 AIHM Annual Conference "People, Planet, Purpose". The AIHM Annual Conference is a special time of year where we gather together for personal renewal and deep community connection. The conference blends the art and science of integrative health & medicine unlike any other conference of its kind and provides ample networking opportunities for attendees.

Learn from visionaries in integrative health and medicine, earn meaningful CME/CEU credits, build interprofessional networks, dream, plan and partake in fellowship.

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2017 AIHM Annual Conference

22 - 26 October, 2017

San Diego, US

The Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine (AIHM) the Office of Continuing Education at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (UTMB) come together to bring you the 2017 AIHM Annual Conference "People, Planet, Purpose". The AIHM Annual Conference is a special time of year where we gather together for personal renewal and deep community connection. The conference blends the art and science of integrative health & medicine unlike any other conference of its kind and provides ample networking opportunities for attendees.

Learn from visionaries in integrative health and medicine, earn meaningful CME/CEU credits, build interprofessional networks, dream, plan and partake in fellowship.

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8th EBHC International Conference

25 - 28 October, 2017

Taormina, Italy

25 years after the term evidence based medicine (EBM) was coined, time has come to consider limits and criticisms related to the generation of evidence and its translation to individual and population levels. To address this challenge, the 8th International Conference for Evidence based health care (EBHC) Teachers and Developers will focus on evidence ecosystem to connect generation, synthesis and translation of evidence, analysing limitations and suggesting solutions.

Meet EBHC colleagues and friends from around the world in a 3-day program that will include an amazing panel of speakers, oral presentations, poster sessions, surveys with televoter, and productive small group sessions to encourage discussion and the development of new ideas. 

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6th Annual NHMRC Symposium on Research Translation

14 - 15 November, 2017

Brisbane, Australia

The theme is 'The Butterfly Effect—Translating Knowledge into Action for Positive Change'. Co-hosted by NHMRC and The Lowitja Institute, the Symposium focus is on action needed to improve the health and wellbeing of Australia's First Peoples through effective translation of health, wellbeing and medical research into policy and practice.

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2017 NICM Symposium: Clinical Trials in Integrative Medicine

16 November, 2017

Sydney, Australia

Clinical trials in integrative medicine pose a unique challenge due to the complex nature of interventions. The theme of this year's symposium "Clinical Trials in Integrative Medicine: Challenges and Opportunities", explores novel clinical trial designs, strategies for translation of evidence into practice and promoting collaborations between relevant research institutes, practitioners in the community, industry and government organisations, both nationally and internationally. 

Bringing together leading researchers, clinicians, practitioners, research collaborators and industry decision makers from around Australia, delegates will explore key issues affecting the health and medical research and innovation sectors focusing on herbal medicine, acupuncture and mind and body therapies. 

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2017 NFMRI Medical Research Innovation Conference

21 - 22 November, 2017

Sydney, Australia

While NFMRI's previous conferences sought to discuss key issues affecting the medical research and innovation sectors and to explore strategies and solutions to help build, support and grow the biomedical innovation sector in Australia, their third conference will hone in on how small players can achieve impact by working with the sector's 'big players'. It will bring together local and international experts to explore four key themes focused around how private and social investments in medical research, together with different strategies and bold actions, can lead to the advancement of innovations.

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ASP 2017: 27th Annual Meeting for the Australasian Society for Psychophysiology

29 November - 1 December, 2017

Sydney, Australia

Hosted by Western Sydney University, the ASP 2017 Annual Conference enable the presentation and discussion of original theory and research in psychophysiology, along with methodology, instrumentation, standards, and new directions in the field.  The conference brings together researchers from psychology, psychiatry, and neuroscience, with a focus on relationships between the brain and behaviour. 

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2018 International Congress on Integrative Medicine & Health

8 - 11 May, 2018

Baltimore, US

The Consortium's 2018 International Congress on Integrative Medicine & Health will bring together the best and the brightest working globally in the field of integrative medicine and health. Connect, share, learn and collaborate in this dynamic community where the leading work is being done via research, clinical care, policy and education. 

In 2018, the Congress theme is "Collaboration in action: Advancing Integrative Health through Research, Education, Clinical Practice and Policy," reflecting both the collaborative nature of the field and the scope of the scientific program.

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Eighth International Conference on Health, Wellness & Society

20- 21 September, 2018

London, UK

In addition to the four annual themes, the physiology, kinesiology, and psychology of wellness in its social context, interdisciplinary health sciences, public health policies and practices, health promotion and education, the 2017 special focus is health and life speed.

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