Conference Announcements


20th Annual International Conference on Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine

Thu, 01 Nov 2018 – Sun, 04 Nov 2018

The Annual International Conference on TCVM has always been an exciting learning and networking opportunity. This marks the 20th anniversary of the TCVM conference. Hosted at the USA Chi Institute campus, this very special anniversary conference is a wonderful chance to reunite with peers and instructors. The conference will span over the course of four days, with two days of lectures and two days of rotating workshops. Lectures will be offered in small and large animal track options. We look forward to seeing new faces and familiar friends as we celebrate our 20th anniversary!

Main Theme of 2018 Conference: Lameness, Neurological, Endocrine & Reproductive Disorders

Call for Abstracts

The Chi Institute is please to invite you to submit an abstract of presentation for the 20th Annual International Conference on TCVM on Nov.1-4th, 2018 in Reddick, Florida. The main themes of this Conference are Lameness, Neurological, Endocrine and Reproductive Disorders.

All submission will be considered for the event and those selected will be invited to speak and present their research papers, clinical pearls or case studies. We are excited to hear from TCVM practitioners form around the world and celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Annual International TCVM conferences.


Presentation Categories

You may span multiple topics – please indicate all applicable categories when submitting your abstract.

o   Clinical Research including any study on efficacy or safety/side effect of any TCVM therapeutic, clinically randomized and controlled studies or a retrospective study of a series of cases of a disease or syndrome. This is a 30-minute presentation.
o   Clinical Application including any new acupuncture techniques/methods, herbal formulas, or Tui-na/food therapy in dogs, cats or horses.  This is a 30-minute presentation.
o   How to, including pearls and clinical tips of how to diagnose and/or treat a disease or medical condition/syndrome of dogs, cats or horses. This is a 30-minute presentation.
o   A Case Study including any unique or special case study of dogs, cats, horses, or other species. This is a 10-minute presentation.

Presentation Awards
Each selected presentation will be awarded $300 for 30-minute, and $150 for 10-minute presentations. The awards will be subtracted from the conference registration dues. A certificate will be awarded to the first place recipient in each category.

Abstract Submission Dates

Abstract submission deadline: December 1, 2017
Selection notifications sent: January 1, 2018
Whole paper submission deadline: June 1, 2018 
Conference Registration deadline: August 1, 2018 
PowerPoint presentation submission deadline: September 1, 2018 

For More Information

For additional information please contact  or call 1-800-891-1986 extension 421


Chi Institute of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine
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Chi Institute

9650 W Hwy 318 Reddick, Florida
Reddick, Florida, Reddick, Florida
United States