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Dr. Rogers Prize Award Updates

Dr. Rogers Prize Award Gala Early Bird Tickets Now on Sale! Thursday, September 14, 2017 Fairmont Waterfront Hotel, Vancouver, BC The $250,000 Dr. Rogers Prize is awarded every two years to celebrate the achievements of individuals who have impacted the practice and progress of health care in Canada. Join us for the announcement of the 2017 winner! Keynote Speaker Dr….

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Third Canadian International Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture Conference

第三屆加拿大國際中醫針灸學術研討會 October 8 & 9, 2017 in the Markham Civic Centre, Toronto Third Canadian International Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture Conference is an excellent opportunity to learn experience and new knowledge gained through clinical research and practice. The president and selected faculty of Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine will be presenting, together with special speakers from Canada and other countries. Simultaneous…

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Teachers’ Insurance cuts TCM

Teachers are no longer covered for acupuncture… It has come to our attention that OTIP (Ontario Teachers Insurance Plan) no longer provides acupuncture coverage for teachers. Patients must advocate for their extended health care coverage, and continue to receive acupuncture and other complementary therapies, and demonstrate the importance of this very important benefit. Patients are their most powerful advocates, even…

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TCM clinic to open at Humber

TRADITIONAL CHINESE MEDICINE CLINIC TO OPEN AT HUMBER Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning is partnering with the Tzu Chi Foundation Canada in support of the college’s Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner (TCM) program. The partnership will provide entrance and ongoing scholarships for students in the TCM program and will fund the building and operation of an on-campus Traditional Chinese…

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CMAAC @ WHO conference

Prof. Wu Bingjiang, (Vice-President, Continuing Education and Academics) of CMAAC and president of the OCTCM, participated at the World Health Organization (WHO) conference as a representative of North America (USA & Canada) READ MORE HERE

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Joint TCM/A Release Opioid Letter

Joint TCM/A Associations Release Opioid Letter to Ontario’s Minister of Health and Long-Term Care In response to the letter released by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care Care, concerning the growing opioid addiction problem in Ontario, The Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture Association of Canada (CMAAC), the Canadian Society of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture (CSCMA), the Association of Traditional Chinese Medicine…

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Healthcare Provider Identity Theft

Healthcare Provider Identity Theft How to Protect Yourself Do you know where your professional information is stored – who has access and why they access it? Your college license or association registration number could be at risk unless you take steps to protect your professional information. CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE

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New Options for Malpractice Insurance for Members Across Canada

What’s New for 2017: CMAAC Insurance Program Accepted for our members across Canada! Info: http://www.cmaac.ca/m…/new-options-for-malpractice-insurance Pricing and Rate for CMAAC Members: https://drive.google.com/…/0B_lvRojXe2BmMnBVZW9VWWhFTU0/view Welcome to the CMAAC insurance program provided through Partners Indemnity Insurance Brokers. By completing the malpractice and business insurance application appearing on the site you will receive a non-obligation quote from Partners Indemnity. This is underwritten by CFC Underwriting and…

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