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WEAMA Membership Meeting Fast Approaching!

October 19, 2017 4:34 PM | Anonymous

More than 65 people already registered. Walk-ins welcome, but please register in advance for quicker entry/check-ing.  A full day with leading experts in the the acupuncture profession.  Qualifies for CEUs (pending).  Sunday, October 22, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. at Bastyr University, Kenmore, WA.  Topics include auricular therapy; opioid crisis, what's on the 2018 legislative horizon; local and national updates; and reports from the WEAMA board of directors.  
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Featuring a special session from 3 - 5 p.m. for participants of the new L&I Acupuncture Pilot Project.  Separate registration required, but complimentary for program participants and their office staff.  PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.
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TOPICS*


Auricular Therapy

Andy McIntyre, MSA, Cert. CHM, EAMP

Associate Dean of CCM Clinical Education
National University of Natural Medicine


 

Legislative Update

WEAMA Lobbyist, Leslie Emerick, MPA
– ARNPs Practicing Acupuncture Advisory Opinion
– PTWA Facilitated Discussions on dry needling
– Acupuncture Medicaid Update
– L&I Rulemaking on Acupuncture

 

Opioid Crisis Update & Workshop

Kathleen Lumiere, DAOM, EAMP
Associate Professor, Bastyr University
DAOM Program Director
 

Treasurer's Report

WEAMA Treasurer, Curt Eschels, EAMP
 

Local & National Update

WEAMA President Emeritus, Ash Goddard EAMP/L.Ac. 
 
 

FALL 2017 ACUPUNCTURE PILOT SESSION 

When:  3 – 5 PM
Who:  L&I Acupuncture Pilot Project participants & office staff

TOPICS*

 
 AOM/WM Low Back Pain DDx
Dr. Benjamin Apichai, MD (China), EAMP
AEAM Core Faculty, Bastyr University
 

 
 L&I Acupuncture Pilot Q&A
Megan Gale, MSAOM, Dipl. O.M., EAMP, LMT
WEAMA L&I Committee Lead
 


Please note, this is an optional training session for L&I Acupucture Pilot participants & their office staff.  WEAMA is offering this optional session to help pilot participants navigate the pilot.

* topics subject to change

** L&I staff participation dependent upon interest.  Pre-registration is required for this session in order for us to demonstrate sufficient interest to L&I.