Speakers and lectures

Below the speakers who have already confirmed their participation.

The list is updated daily since many more from all over the world are expected to join the event soon!

Australia

John McDonald, B.H.Sc(Ac), M.Ac, Phd, FAACMA, Vice-President for research of the Acupuncture Now Foundation

"The proposed use of static magnets to enhance treatment effects in acupuncture therapy"

Austria

Kurt Gold, MD, Board Member of the Austrian Neural Therapy Society

"About the use in local anaesthetics in neural therapy – new research"

Michaela Walter, MD, Board Member and Docent of IMAK

Alexandra Knauer, MD, Board Member and Docent of the Society "Doctors for Acupuncture"

"Fmd meets Acupuncture"

Regina Stemberger, MD, President of the Austrian Society for Neural Therapy

Karin Serrat, MD, Gesundheitseinrichtung der BVAEB, Bad Hofgastein

Michaela Klausner, MD, OptimaMed Rehabilitation Center, Perchtoldsdorf

Workshop on "Neural therapy"

Helmut Liertzer, MD, Board member of the IFMANT

"Sonographic studies of Acupuncture points / trigger Points. Pratical proceedings"

Thomas Ots, MD, Medical University Graz, Austria

Workshop on "Segmental Anatomy: What it teaches us about the depth of insertion of the acupuncture needle and about point combinations"

Simma Irmgard, MD, CAM in dentistry and oral health in OEGZMK

"The importance of functional therapies for myofascial pain"

Belgium

Olivier Cuignet, MD, Association Belge des Médecins Acupuncteurs

"The Dorsal Root Ganglion as a target of Electroacupuncture for Various Complicated Pain Syndroms"

Brazil

Fernando Farias, MD, PhD, Souza Marques School of Medicine, Rio de Janeiro

"Advances on Experimental Controls in Clinical Research on Acupuncture"

Sabato Hildebrando, MD, Brazilian Acupuncture Medical Society - CMBA

"Evidence Map of Clinical Effectiveness of Acupuncture"

Tsai André, MD, President of CMBA- Colégio Médico Brasiliano di Agopuntura

"Acupuncture and cupping in knee osteoarthritis"

Luciano Ricardo Curuci de Suoza, MD, President of CMAeSP- Colégio Médico di Agopuntura di San Paolo

"Acupuncture as a treatment for neuropathic pain in pregnant women"

Marcia Yamamura, MD, ICMART Board Member

"Pediatrics Acupuncture and Paliative Care – experience of TCM Department of Federal University of Sao Paulo, Brazil in Public Health System"

Canada

Kien Trinh, MD, Professor, Clinical Track, McMaster University, Ontario

"Acupuncture use in sports medicine at the Olympics"

John Stan, MD, Senior Advisor at Eastern Currents Ltd

Workshop on"The effect the Acupuncture needle profession on the environment and the call to reduce our profession’s eco-footprint."

China

Jianping Liu, MD, PhD, Director, Centre for Evidence-Based Chinese Medicine, Beijing University of Chinese Medicine

"Methodological challenges in acupuncture trials"

Czech Republic

Fildan Ladislav, MD, President of the Czech Medical Acupuncture Society of J.E. Purkyne

"Simultaneous use of Acupuncture and collagen injections in treatment of musculoskeletal system"

Fildan Ladislav, MD, President of the Czech Medical Acupuncture Society of J.E. Purkyne

"Medically unexplained oral symptoms (Muos) and Acupuncture. A case report"

Jana Stodulkova, MD, ORIEM, Acupuncture Clinic, Zlin

"Intraorbital acupuncture for dry eye"

Eva Kynclova, MD, Pain management Centre; Anesthesia and ICU department in military Hospital, Brno

"Opioid withdrawal thanks to acupuncture in a specific emergency condition"

Peter Olsak, MD, Czech Medical Acupuncture Society

"Electroacupuncture as a therapeutic method in the treatment of nerve pareses"

Petra Urikova, MD, Lukov

"Supporting the effect of the acupuncture treatment by food"

France

Patrick Sautreuil, MD, Specialist of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Representative of FAFORMEC

"Beyond the Acupuncture Atlas of Acupoints and Meridians: neuropathic pain in the sole of the foot"

Henri Yves Truong Tan Trung, MD, FAFORMEC / French College of Acupuncture

"Acupuncture in Oncology : a booklet about evidences and Clinical Practice Guidelines"

Marc Martin, MD, President of French Federation MD Acupuncturists, FAFORMEC

"Migrain : new recommandation in France, and after ?"

Germany

Petja Piehler, MD, Medical Director – Clinicum St. Georg GmbH & Co. KG, Bad Aibling

"Introduction in the neural therapy"

Klaus Trinczek, MD, German Medical Acupuncture Society (DÄGfA)

"Segmental acupuncture as a profound explanatory model of traditional Chinese treatment concepts

Volkmar Kreisel, MD, Clinic for Integrative Medicine

"The Basics of Laser Acupuncture - Tradition meets Modernity"

Rainer Wander, MD, Präsident DGfAN Germany

"Neural therapy for acupuncture non responder – headache"

Christiane Wander, MD, board member of DGfAN

"Acupuncture as a bovine obstetric aid"

Greece

Konstantina Theodoratou, MD, ICMART, SAMAG

"Well-being via acupuncture"

Indonesia

Saputra Koosnadi, MD, Acupuncture Academy of Surabaya

"Acupuncture technique to support disability rehabilitation program"

Italy

Carlo Maria Giovanardi, MD, FISA President

"Acupuncture Vs. pharmacological prophylaxis of migraine"

Umberto Mazzanti, MD, DO, AMAB Vice President

Workshop on "The AcuOsteo method™ Treatment by Acupuncture and Osteopathy: a personal combination and clinical approach"

Alessandra Gulì, MD, Professor at AMAB - Italian-Chinese School of Acupuncture 

"How Chinese Herbal Therapy can improve Acupuncture Treatment"

Maria Letizia Barbanera, MD, Professor at AMAB - Italian-Chinese School of Acupuncture

Workshop on "Cosmetic acupuncture: treatment with massage and needling for facial aging"

Fabio Lodo, MD, Professor at Centro Studi Sowen, Milano 

"Endometriosis: a clinical approach"

Grazia Lesi, MD, Project’s P.I. past - Primary Care and Family Planning Clinic Depts, Bologna Local Health Authority, Bologna

"Acupuncture as supportive care in oncological patients: MEDIORER(Integrative Medicine in Oncology, Emilia-Romagna Region), a feasibility study"

Paola Poli, MD, AGOM-Acupuncture in the world-, ALMA- Lombard Association of Medical Acupuncturist

"Medical acupuncture in support of disadvantaged people and after natural disasters. Diagnosis and treatments. Field experiences of the AGOM Missions"

Elisabetta Casaletti, MD, Professor at AMAB - Italian-Chinese School of Acupuncture 

"Acupuncture performed before and after embryo transfer: 2002-2022, twenty years of IVF-ET treatments"

Silvia Deandrea, MD, Centro Studi Sowen, Milano

"Outcome-reporting bias in randomized-controlled trials of acupuncture for chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting"

Gemma D'Angelo, MD, President of ASIAA, Professor at AMAB - Italian-Chinese School of Acupuncture

"Headache and migraine: clinical framework in abdominal and umbilical acupuncture"

Lucio Sotte, MD, Professor at AMAB - Italian-Chinese School of Acupuncture

"The whole in the fragment: acupuncture microsystems and fractal theory, a road to integration between East and West"

Korea

Cho Seonghyung, MD, President of the Korean Pain diagnosis Society

Workshop on "Functional Classification and Clinical Approaches in Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction"

Myeong Soo Lee, Professor at Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine

"Clinical research trends and methodological issues in acupuncture research"

Ye-Seul LeeJaseng Spine and Joint Research Institute, Jaseng Medical Foundation, Seoul

"Effect of acupuncture on 5-year survival and severe treatment-related complications in breast cancer patients: a nationwide retrospective cohort study"

Mexico

Francisco Lozano, MD, School of Medicine of the National Autonomous University of Mexico

"Acupuncture for Women's Wellbeing -A Practical and Integral Approach-"

Norway

Stephen Birch, PhD, Associate professor Kristiania University College, School of Health Sciences, Oslo

"Sham Acupuncture, problems and implications: an evidence based analysis"

Terje Alraek, National Research Center in Complementary and Alternative Medicine

"Acupuncture and Moxibustion for Cancer-Related Fatigue: An Overview of Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis"

Singapore

Cui Shuli, MD, Department of Pain Medicine, Acupuncture Services Clinic, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore

"Effect of Acupuncture on reproduction for subfertile - men and women"

Slovenia

Edvin Dervisevic, MD, Health institute for sports medicine and acupuncture, Ljubljana

"Education of doctors during covid-19"

Spain

Isabel Girald Sampedro, MD, President Sociedad Española Salud y Medicina Integrativa

"How to treat hot flashes with acupuncture"

Switzerland

Raymond Landgraaf, MD Sinomedica Switzerland Amsterdam University Medical Center

"Acupuncture and low-carb diet: an innovative and non-invasive treatment for obesity."

Turkey

Yasemin Cayir, Ataturk University Faculty of Medicine

"The Effectiveness of Acupuncture on Long COVID-19 Fatigue"

Hüseyin Nazlikul, President IFMANT (International Federation of Medical Associations of Neural Therapy)

"Sacroiliac Joint Neural therapy Injection Technique and Term Effect on Chronic Sacroiliac Region Pain"

United Kingdom

Mike Cummings, MD, Medical Director of the British Medical Acupuncture Society (BMAS)

"The role of Acupuncture in assessment and treatment of MSK disorders"

Nicola Robinson, Emeritus Professor, PhD

"Acupuncture a post-stroke treatment option"

Sandro Graca, Director of Evidence Based Acupuncture

"Acupuncture for menstrual and reproductive health: evidence-informed practice and practice-informed research"

United States of America

Qiufu Ma, PhD, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute & Department of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School, Longwood Center

"An anatomical basis for electroacupuncture to drive anti-inflammatory neural pathways"

Jun Mao, MD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York

"Oncology acupuncture: evidence-informed integration"

Nader Soliman, MD, Past president of the American Academy of Medical Acupuncture and President of Alternative Medicine Seminar

"SAAT (Soliman Auricular Allergy Treatment) Technique for Treating Allergies A New Magical Auricular Approach"

Kendra E. Unger, MD, West Virginia University Department of Family Medicine

"Acupuncture for the Knee"

Thomas Burgoon, MD, Past President of American Academy of Medical Acupuncture

"The Role of Acupuncture and Moxibustion in the Modern Treatment of Asthma"

Uruguay

Tomas Dawid, MD, Director and Associate Professor, Postgraduate Specialty in Medical Acupuncture Faculty of Medicine, CLAEH University

"Pain assessment tools for Acupuncture clinics"

Guillermo Chaibun, MD, President of the Uruguayan Acupuncture Association

"Surgical analgesia during dental extractions"

Guillermo Chaibun, MD, President of the Uruguayan Acupuncture Association

"Hazardous acupuncture points in pregnancy. True or false. Review"