About Integrative Fertility Symposium

Symposium

Healthy Seminars 2nd Integrative Fertility Symposium, in conjunction with the annual ABORM certification examination, will be held in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. This years IF Symposium is geared toward Chinese medicine practitioners who have an interest in treating reproductive health issues using an integrative approach.

Integrative Fertility Symposium

Nourish the Soil Before Planting the Seed: The Healthy Baby Approach

Healthy Seminars second Integrative Fertility Symposium, in conjunction with the annual ABORM certification examination, will be held in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The Integrative Fertility Symposium (IF Symposium)  is open to all healthcare providers with an interest in treating reproductive health issues. You do not need to be a fellow of the ABORM (www.ABORM.org) or be writing the certification examination to attend the Symposium.

Located in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

There will be concurrent sessions Thursday to Sunday. Since you can only attend one seminar at a time you will only be able to receive a maximum of 20 CEU/PDA hours for what you actually attend during the 3 day symposium. And a maximum of 26 CEU/PDA hours if you attend all 4 days (Pre-Symposium + 3 Day Symposium).

Learn from TCM Experts, Naturopaths, Functional Medicine Specialists and Reproductive Endocrinologists & Urologists on how to optimize fertility naturally, support IVF, and improve live birth outcomes.

There will be panel discussions with integrative experts from Chinese medicine, naturopathy, functional medicine, and allopathic medicine plus opportunities to network and collaborate at the Symposium.

Three Day Symposium

There will be concurrent sessions Thursday to Sunday. Since you can only attend one seminar at a time you will only be able to receive a maximum of 20 CEU/PDA hours for what you actually attend during the 3 day symposium. And a maximum of 26 CEU/PDA hours if you attend all 4 days (Pre-Symposium + 3 Day Symposium).

How many PDA/CPD/CEU credits can can I earn?

If you attend all 4 days then 26 participation hours. If you only attend the 3 day symposium then 20 participation hours. We have over 58 hours of lectures but many are concurrent sessions. You can only earn CEU/PDA/CPD for classes you attend. We know many of you will be tired after a full day so we have capped our schedule to 6-7 hour days.

Continuing education credits will be available for the following governing bodies/associations:

  • NCCAOM
  • California Acupuncture Board
  • ABORM
  • Florida Acupuncture Board
  • Texas Acupuncture Board
  • Canada acupuncture boards (British Columbia, Ontario, Alberta)
  • Australia (AACMA)
  • New Zealand (NZRA)
  • BAcC (United Kingdom)
  • AFPA (Ireland)
  • BC naturopaths  (BCNA) category C
  • Ontario College of Naturopaths
  • Oregon Board of Naturopathic Examiners approved for 17 CEU (Board App# 16-016)
  • IFS 2016 planning Committee

  • Lorne Brown Dr.TCM, CPA, FABORM (co-chair)
  • Ray Rubio L.Ac, FABORM (ABORM Executive, co-chair)
  • Fiona McCulloch R.Ac, ND
  • Claudia Citkovitz L.Ac
  • Kali MacIsaac ND
  • Katherine Anderson L.Ac, FABORM
  • Eric Vander Wal DTCM, R.Ac
  • Anna Kelly, L.Ac., MD, FAAMA

Schedule of Events 2016

April 28th - Pre-Symposium
April 29th - Symposium Day 1
April 30th - Symposium Day 2
May 1st - Symposium Day 3

Integrative Fertility Symposium

Healthy Seminars 2nd Integrative Fertility Symposium, in conjunction with the annual ABORM certification examination, will be held in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. This years IF Symposium is geared toward Chinese medicine practitioners who have an interest in treating reproductive health issues using an integrative approach

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Symposium Location

Harbour Centre
515 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC
Canada

778-861-3826