The 2018 Cleveland International Forum on Traditional Chinese Medicine and Materia Medica 

The Cleveland Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and Materia Medica (MM) Forum is an international academic conference co-hosted by Cleveland State University, World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies, Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine, Jiangsu Provincial Hospital of Chinese Medicine, International TCM Health and Prosperity Alliance Society, China Medicinal Material Association, and Canada Institute of Holistic Medicine.  It is also an annual meeting of the World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies Quality Specialty Commission of Materia Medica. 

This meeting will be held on the campus of Cleveland State University in Cleveland, Ohio on August 17-19, with many renowned TCM and MM professionals from China, Canada and USA.  At this conference, attendees will be able to attend many advanced presentations and discussions not only on challenging medical topics such as pain, opioid addiction, cancer, obesity, depression, and disease prevention, etc., but also on the quality standards and assurance of materia medica production and manufacturing in China and the development of international standards for safe use of materia medica, by world-renowned professionals. .

This conference intends to provide a forum for professionals to exchange scientific ideas of clinical practice and academic research, and opportunities of making new friends and building collaboration.  After the conference, tours of the local world-renowned hospitals, Cleveland Museum of Art, and Niagara Falls will be organized.  Do not miss this great opportunity and register with us early.

The conference venue also provides the opportunity to convene the World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies Quality Specialty Commission of Materia Medica Council meeting.  There will be a conference report including the outstanding papers and posters.

Friday, August 17, 2018 at 8:00am to 8:00pm

Student Center, 311,313,315
2121 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44115-2214

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Faculty/Staff, Alumni, Public, Graduate Students



Registration Fee: Professionals: $400.00; Students: $150.00  Exhibitor Fee: $800.00


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