Innovate, Integrate and Motivate

StartTime: Fri 10 August 2018 9:00am
Location: Wellington

Conference 2018 

Innovate, Integrate and Motivate

We have booked Te Wharewaka O Poneke, 2 Taranaki Street, Wellington for the 10th, 11th and 12th August 2017.

This 2018 conference is looking at having workshop presentations, oral presentations and poster presentations. Covering acupuncture, allied and mainstream clinicians and academics with sub themes for education, clinical practice and research.

The keynote speakers are:

Lillian Bridges.Lillian Bridges2

Lillian Pearl Bridges is the world’s leading authority on Face Reading and Diagnosis. She is credited for bringing this body of ancient knowledge back to the field of Chinese Medicine and introducing it to Western Medicine and Business. She has nearly 30 years of experience in speaking and teaching.   

Dr Zhenhua XuDr. Zhenhua Xu

Dr. Zhenhua Xu chief traditional Chinese physician, Doctor of Medicine, doctoral supervisor, current director of Acupuncture and Moxibustion Department of Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital of Guangdong Province. Having engaged in clinical, teaching and research work of acupuncture and moxibustion for 25 years and the main research orientation is clinical and theoretical research on treating nervous system diseases and pain by acupuncture and moxibustion, and applied research on syndrome differentiation according to meridian.

For additional information for Dr Zhenhua Xu go to The-following-information-to-introduce-the-Chinese-international-Key-presenter-Dr-Xu.pdf and  Dr-Zhenhua-Xu-profile-inEnglish.pdf 

Australian Speakers

Mr Peter Kington -The puzzling ‘problem’ of men.

Dr Mike Armor - The effectiveness of acupuncture on endometriosis: results of a feasibility study.

Irene Prantalos –  Psoriasis: Management is more than just a treatment.

Carolyn Ee and Amy Forth –  Interprofessional communication

New Zealand Speakers

Professor David Baxter – Laser Acupuncture

Dr Debra Betts – Safe acupuncture and dry needling during pregnancy

Dr Xiang Hu (Shaun) Xiong Spinal Cord Injuries – New Trends and Developments:  New Zealand Perspective 

Trudi Collins –Simple Blood Chemistry for Acupuncturists 

Sophia Xiao-Colley - The Healing Power within our body.

Kate O'Connor – Helping anxious and needle phobic people fall in love with acupuncture with the use of powerful language and imagery

20 Hours CPD approved for Acupuncture NZ members.  18 hours for other delegates (excluding AGM)

We look forward to seeing you there.

Delegate-registration-form-2018-f.pdf  for further details and registration form