Pediatrics Grand Rounds ~ Acupunture Scientific Basis and Acupuncture Safety in Children

EVENT DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

Date:April 14, 2017

Time: 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM (PT)

Location:Needleman 1

Event Is:

  • Discuss basic TCM theory, Yin Yang theory, Qi, and acupuncture point and meridian theory
  • Describe general cautions and contraindications of acupuncture
  • Outline common acupuncture applications
  • Discuss mechanism of actions of acupuncture in neurophysiology points of view
  • Evaluate safety of acupuncture in pediatric patients undergoing treatments for cancer

Presenters:Tiffane Le, MSAOM, L.Ac, Pharm.D, Clinical Pharmacist, City of Hope

ADDITIONAL DETAILS:

Objectives:

  • Discuss basic TCM theory, Yin Yang theory, Qi, and acupuncture point and meridian theory
  • Describe general cautions and contraindications of acupuncture
  • Outline common acupuncture applications
  • Discuss mechanism of actions of acupuncture in neurophysiology points of view
  • Evaluate safety of acupuncture in pediatric patients undergoing treatments for cancer

Who should attend:

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Physicians, Advance Practice Practitioners, staff and research team

CME credits:1.0 AMA/PRA Category 1 Credit™ The City of Hope is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. City of Hope designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activityTM

R.S.V.P.: Jennifer James, ext. 88442

Contact:

Jennifer James