NMAC 2019 September 6th-7th 2019
Nordic Medical Acupuncture Congress
NMAC2019

Program

Program friday 6. september

Arrival kl. 12.00, light meal

13.00:

Welcome by the chairman of the committee

Ole Andersen

13.15–14.15:  Lene Vase (Professor, psychologist):
“Placebo, pain treatment and acupuncture”
Incl 10 min. debate and questions
14.30-15.30: Irene Lund (PhD, Assistant Professor)
“Clinical effects of acupuncture – efficacy, and effectiveness”
Incl 10 min. debate and questions
15.30-16.00: Coffee and networking
16.00-17.00: Karen Malle (Physician and acupuncturist):
"Palliative Acupuncture in a hospice setting"
17.15-17.45: Tine Buch Davidsen (Physiotherapist):
Acupuncture in palliative care.
Incl 10 min. debate and questions
17.45-18.15:
Panel Discussion: Tine Busch, Karen Malle, Niels Bo Bøggild
Use of acupuncture in practice, including palliation. What is best practice?
Moderator: Michael

18.15

 

19.30

Summary of the day (moderator)
Thanks for today.

Galla Dinner



Program saturday 7. september

9.00-10.00: Thomas Lundeberg (Dr. med, PhD, Acc Professor)
“The physiology of acupuncture in pain, palliation, and other ailments”.
Incl 10 min. debate and questions
10.15-11.15:  Christer Carlsson (MD, PhD, pain specialist):

Prospective clinical evaluation of 600 chronic pain patients with 6 months follow up after acupuncture. A follow-up from about 600 chronic pain patients. Shows the real effects in usual clinical care. Which patients seem to benefit most from acupuncture?”

Incl 10 min. debate and questions

11.30-12.15:

Bjarne Rittig-Rasmussen (MPT, PhD)
Acupuncture in physiotherapy practice – summary of treatment protocols and clinical records

Incl 10 min. debate and questions

12.15-13.15: Lunch
13.15-14.15: Javier Mata (Dr. med):
“EA for OA in the knee”
Incl 10 min. debate and questions
14.30-15.30: Mike Cummings (Dr. Med)
“A New Direction in Acupuncture Research from the East”
Incl 10 min. debate and questions
15.30-16.00: Coffee
16.00-16.45: Presentation – debate.
What happens in Europe
Is acupuncture not scientific enough, what problems do we face?
16.45-17.00: Summary (moderator)
Closing remarks by the chairman
17.00: To go lunch

 

Arrangement Committee:

Maja Helbo Jensen
Thomas Helbo Jensen
Anders Nielsen
Bjarne Rittig-Rasmussen
Michael Kristensen
Ole Andersen

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