Dear members The New Zealand Institute of Chinese Medicine has provided comprehensive professional education and networking opportunities to its members, regularly throughout the years, including hosting international educators and speakers.
We commend the current teams hard work, staying true to form by continuing to deliver excellent peer education evenings and the upcoming seminar with Thomas Richardson on pulse diagnosis. Another example of the high calibre education which NZICM is known for!
As an outgoing committee, we ask that you genuinely consider helping NZICM to navigate one, maybe more, years into the future. We have decided to be prepared for both eventualities at our upcoming AGM, to be held on Sunday 7th of October during the seminar lunch break.
There are many members who have already done their dues in serving their committee, if the future of NZICM and quality TCM education is important to you and enough other members, we would ask you to consider standing for the committee.
Committee members are remunerated for their time!
So we are at somewhat of a crossroads. There is a real place for good quality professional development and this need will become even greater if Chinese Medicine comes under the HPCA act.
NZICM has strong bones....However we need to be prepared for either eventuality – continuing on with a new committee, or,dissolving the organisation.
So there shall be NOTICE OF A SPECIAL MEETING together with the AGM.
Please do consider how you feel about our institute and its future.
Please join us for a peer review August the 6th With Dr Bill Lee, who will present on pain syndrome, covering pain over the back, neck and shoulders as well as headaches, elbow, knee and ankle pain discussing his experiences using traditional acupoints, Master Dong's unique extra-ordinary points, Balance method acu points, Zhang-Fu interconnected methods and the ninth palace eight tri-grams needle method (九宫八卦针法) as well his own special points .
Master Bill Lee, BHSc (NZCCM), TCM Doctor (Shanghai TCM Uni) has had over 45 years clinical experience in practicing Chinese Medicine, originally studying at Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Master Lee has practiced and taught in various locations abroad, such as Japan, Taiwan, China, Malaysia, Singapore and Canada and now in NZ at NZCCM.
Ethics in Practice with Jeff Silver Saturday 8 September @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Here’s an opportunity to achieve two hours of Ethics in Practice CPD with Jeff Silver.
With the aim of again touching base with achieving the best standards for our clients, the NZICM have organised this CPD event with Jeff to assist our members with attaining what will soon be a mandatory component of yearly CPD requirements.
Please save the date and make sure to take advantage of this opportunity to fulfill your yearly requirement in one session!
VENUE: Nyima Taschi Buddhist Centre, 30a Pollen Street, Ponsonby, Auck TIME: 2pm - 4pm COST: Free for members, $30.00 non members CPD: 2 hours Mandatory category for Ethics in REGISTER NOW BY CONTACTING firstname.lastname@example.org ... See MoreSee Less
Just to inform you of our schedule of events for the rest of 2018:
Monday 6th August 7-9pm - Dr Bill Lee will present on pain syndrome Master Bill Lee, BHSc (NZCCM), TCM Doctor (Shanghai TCM Uni) has had over 45 years clinical experience in practicing Chinese Medicine, originally studying at Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Master Lee has practiced and taught in various locations abroad, such as Japan, Taiwan, China, Malaysia, Singapore and Canada and now in NZ at NZCCM. More details to follow, in the meantime - save the date!
Monday 27th August 7-9pm - Peer review - speaker to be confirmed
Saturday 8th September 2-4pm Jeff Silver on ethics in your practice - an important topic considering registration of TCM Acupuncture is forthcoming
Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th October - Thomas Richardsons workshop on Neo-Classical Pulse Diagnosis and Pulse Diagnosis of the Extraordinary vessels and the Six Channels (12 HOURS CPD APPROVED)
Sunday 7th October 1-1.30pm NZICM AGM and SPECIAL MEETING
SAVE THE DATES / REGISTER NOW BY CONTACTING email@example.com
Kind regards, Sam North Events Co-ordinator for NZICM
Date and Time - as above Place: Nyima Tashi-Kagyu Buddhist Centre 30b Pollen Street, Ponsonby, Auckland, 1021, New Zealand