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20th Annual International Conference on TCVM Overview

The Annual International Conference on TCVM has always been an exciting learning and networking opportunity. This marks the 20th anniversary of the TCVM conference. Hosted at the USA Chi Institute campus, this very special anniversary conference is a wonderful chance to reunite with peers and instructors. The conference will span over the course of four days, with two days of lectures and two days of rotating workshops. Lectures will be offered in small and large animal track options. We look forward to seeing new faces and familiar friends as we celebrate our 20th anniversary!

Main Theme of 2018 Conference: Lameness, Neurological, Endocrine & Reproductive Disorders

 

Conference Dates and Location:
November 1-4, 2018 

Location:
Chi Institute 
9650 W Hwy 318
Reddick, Florida

Registration Fees: 
LECTURE TRACKS

Canine Track 
(November 1-2, 2018)

Neurology and Endocrine in Dogs and Cats (2 days)

$350*

Equine Track 
(November 1-2, 2018) 

Lameness, Reproductive and Endocrine/Metabolic Disorders in Horses (2 days)

$350*

 *When registration and tuition is received by May 1, 2018

Price per track will increase to $400 for registrations received between May 2 and Aug 1, 2018
Price per track will increase to $450 for registrations received after Aug 1, 2018

WORKSHOPS

 November 3-4, 2018

How to Boost Financial Qi in Private Practice (4 hours)

$150

 November 3-4, 2018

Food Therapy Nutritional Balance (4 hours)

$250

 November 3-4, 2018

Acupoint Scanning/Lameness Diagnosis in Horses (4 hours)

$250

 November 3-4, 2018

Integrated Canine Neurology (4 hours)

$250

 November 3-4, 2018

How to Identify Herbal Materia Medica (4 hours)

$250

 November 3-4, 2018

Register for all 5 workshops (4 hours Each)

$900

If you register for 1 or 2 workshops, we will try to register you in the workshop(s) on Nov. 3, 2018 unless the workshops are full.
Chi student admin will confirm the date of your workshops once your registration is processed.

Discounts
Register both lecture tracks with online access: $550   save $150
Register all 5 workshops with online access: $900   save $250
Register both lecture tracks and all 5 Workshops with online access: $1,350   save $500
WATCVM Members receive a 5% discount

 

Daily Conference Schedule: 

DAY ONE
Two tracks simultaneously
Canine: Neurology
Equine: Lameness & Neurology

DAY TWO
Two tracks simultaneously
Canine: Continuing Neurology and Endocrine
Equine: Endocrine

DAYS THREE & FOUR
Half-day per workshop
Food Nutritional Balance
Acupoint Scanning/Diagnosis
How to Boost Financial Qi in Private Practice
How to Identify Herbal Materia Medica
Integrated Canine Neurology

 

 





 

Call for Abstracts

The Chi Institute is please to invite you to submit an abstract of presentation for the 20th Annual International Conference on TCVM on Nov.1-4th, 2018 in Reddick, Florida. The main themes of this Conference are Lameness, Neurological, Endocrine and Reproductive Disorders.
 
All submission will be considered for the event and those selected will be invited to speak and present their research papers, clinical pearls or case studies. We are excited to hear from TCVM practitioners form around the world and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Annual International TCVM conferences.

Presentation Categories

You may span multiple topics – please indicate all applicable categories when submitting your abstract.

o   Clinical Research including any study on efficacy or safety/side effect of any TCVM therapeutic, clinically randomized and controlled studies or a retrospective study of a series of cases of a disease or syndrome. This is a 30-minute presentation.
o   Clinical Application including any new acupuncture techniques/methods, herbal formulas, or Tui-na/food therapy in dogs, cats or horses.  This is a 30-minute presentation.
o   How to, including pearls and clinical tips of how to diagnose and/or treat a disease or medical condition/syndrome of dogs, cats or horses. This is a 30-minute presentation.
o   A Case Study including any unique or special case study of dogs, cats, horses, or other species. This is a 10-minute presentation.


Presentation Awards

Each selected presentation will be awarded $300 for 30-minute, and $150 for 10-minute presentations. The awards will be subtracted from the conference registration dues. A certificate will be awarded to the first place recipient in each category.


Abstract Submission Dates

Abstract submission deadline: December 1, 2017

Selection notifications sent: January 1, 2018

Whole paper submission deadline: June 1, 2018 

Conference Registration deadline: August 1, 2018 
PowerPoint presentation submission deadline: September 1, 2018

 

For More Information

For additional information please contact lisa@tcvm.com  or call 1-800-891-1986 extension 421