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Translating Fundamental Science of Acupuncture into Clinical Practice for Cancer Symptom Management, Pain, and Substance Abuse

Date: February 11, 2019 - 08:30 a.m. ET to February 12, 2019 5:30 p.m. ET

Lister Hill Auditorium, 8600 Rockville Pike, NIH Building 38A, Bethesda, MD 20894

Event Description

The National Cancer Institute’s Office of Cancer Complementary and Alternative Medicine and NCCIH are cosponsoring a workshop, “Translating Fundamental Science of Acupuncture Into Clinical Practice for Cancer Symptom Management, Pain, and Substance Abuse" on February 11–12, 2019, at Lister Hill Center Auditorium, Building 38A, NIH campus Bethesda, MD.

The 2-day event will include discussions on neural and extra-neural mechanisms as well as nonspecific effects of acupuncture. There will also be presentations on overcoming barriers to clinical research with acupuncture. Researchers and NIH staff are encouraged to attend. The workshop is also open to the public and will be webcast. Space is limited for in-person attendance.

View the agenda.