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BMAS Spring Meeting 2014

Saturday/Sunday, 10 and 11 May 2014

Hilton Hotel, Cardiff


A WARM WELSH WELCOME AWAITS BMAS IN CARDIFF THIS SPRING


Come to the Spring Meeting to
update yourself on the latest acupuncture research, network with colleagues, earn CPD hours, and discover Cardiff Castle with a private tour, dinner and traditional music.

 

 Enjoy a weekend of lectures, discussion and demonstrations, with distinguished lecturers covering research, developments and techniques in medical acupuncture.


PROGRAMME

Saturday 10 May: 

Trigger points and chronic pain - neurophysiology and manual treatment : César Fernández

Acupuncture, counselling or usual care for depression - a randomised controlled trial:

Hugh MacPherson

Acupuncture and other physical therapies for osteoarthritis of the knee - a network meta-analysis

Hugh MacPherson

Speaker forum

An anatomical explanation for the origins of acupuncture: Vivien Shaw

Trigger points dry needling for management of trigger points : César Fernández

Cardiff Castle tour & dinner (additional charge)


Sunday 11 May:
 

Assessment and treatment of myofascial pain - lectures and demonstrations*: Bob Gerwin

Session 1: Head and Neck
Session 2: Shoulder and Arm
Session 3: Low Back and Abdomen
Session 4: Hip and Lower Extremities

*This does not include practical needling sessions - register for Bob Gerwin's Masterclasses in London on 14 and 15 May for interactive needling practice.

 

THE DETAILS

Meeting Venue: 
Hilton Hotel, Kingsway, Cardiff CF10 3HH

Accommodation:
Book direct with Hilton Hotel by calling 0800 8568000 and mentioning group code GBMAS for the special conference rate. 
 

For meeting details: 
Email: admin@medical-acupuncture.org.uk or telephone: +44 (0)1606 786782

Click here to now for more information and to book your place 

Don't miss BMAS Palliative Day in Cardiff on Friday 9 May at the Marie Curie Hospice in Cardiff