The 20th ARRC Symposium

Saturday 17 March 2018
De Vere Venues Holborn Bars
138-142 Holborn
London EC1N 2NQ

Programme

08.45 - 09.25

Registration

09.25 - 09.30 Introduction
09.30 - 10.15 Hugh MacPherson – Celebrating twenty years of acupuncture research
10.15 - 10.45 Lee Hullender Rubin (Talk 1)  – The Impact of Whole Systems Traditional Chinese Medicine on In Vitro Fertilization Outcomes – A Retrospective Cohort Study
10.45 - 11.00 Questions
11.00 - 11.30 Break
11.30 – 12.30 Robert Davis – Beyond Efficacy: Conducting and translating research for policy-makers considering acupuncture reimbursement in a small, rural US state
12.30 – 13.00 Poster Presenters
13.00 – 14.00 Lunch
14.00 – 14.30 Lee Hullender Rubin (Talk 2) – Acupuncture Augmentation of Lidocaine Treatment of Provoked, localized Vulvodynia – a Feasability and Acceptability Pilot Study
14.30 – 15.15 Florian Beissner – A TCM-based psychotherapy with acupuncture for endometriosis
15.15 – 15.30 Questions
15.30 – 16.00 Tea
16.00 – 16.25 Beverley De Valois – Using moxa on St 36 to reduce chemotherapy-induced pancytopenia: a feasibility study
16.25 – 16.50 Ian Appleyard – Warm needle acupuncture for osteoarthritis of the knee: a pilot study
16.50 – 17.15 Ed Fraser – Stand Easy: An Evaluation of the acceptability and effectiveness of acupuncture as a treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder for veterans in Norfolk
17.15 – 17.30 Questions
17.30 – 18.30 Drinks reception