2016 Sino-US Conference on Quality Control & Clinical Application ofChinese Medicine
3rd Annual Conference of World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies October 1, 2016 San Gabriel Hilton Hotel, Los Angeles County
Organizers: World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies - Specialty Committee of Pharmacognosy American Association of Chinese Herbs
Co-Organizers: Heilongjiang University of Chinese Medicine Shenyang Pharmaceutical University
Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is getting increasingly recognized as an effective integrative medicine emerging in the global health care system. Chinese Herbal Medicine (CHM) has been now widely used in over 130 countries and regions. Given high growth of Chinese herbal industry, Chinese herbal raw material, extract granules and products witness a rapid upward trend and gain an increasing market share globally year by year. Implementation of modern technologies for establishment of international standards and quality control are pressing matters for international acceptance and recognition of CHMs. Internationally accepted standards for safety assessment of Chinese herbal products, legislation and integration of Chinese medicine to health care system worldwide are also critical subjects.
The conference aims to promote the internationalization of TCM and CHM, emphasize quality of raw materials, their extract granules, chemical ingredients and final products, as well as their safe and effective application; exchange information on concurrent trends, latest developments, hot topics on research and clinical treatment in TCM; and promote interchange between the Chinese and American herbal industry.
Call For Article – Topics & Contents 1. Research and quality control on CHMs (1) The latest developments on quality control standards of CHM in China and herbs in the US; (2) Current commodity specification and grading of CHM and its new trend; (3) Practical analysis methods on active ingredients, toxicity and authenticity of CHMs; (4) Latest methodology and technology on quality control of CHM; (5) Modern biological identification techniques on CHM; (6) Developments of manufacturing technics for extract granules of CHMs and online quality control; (7) Practical analysis methods on authenticity of CHMs and dietary supplements.
2. Research and clinical application of CHMs (1) Latest research methodology on preparations of CHMs (2) Internationalization of preparations of CHMs (3) Safety evaluation on preparations of CHMs (4) Efficacy evaluation on preparations of CHMs (5) Pharmacology studies on preparations of CHMs (6) Mechanism on modern and traditional formula preparations of CHMs (7) Processing impact of raw materials on safety and efficacy of CHMs
3. Registration Fee $ 300 (Non-Member) $ 200 (Member or early bird registering before May 30th 2016) $ 100 (Student)
Conference Fee includes: conference materials, business lunches, refreshments, and welcome dinner (October 1st, 2016). Accommodation is on your own expense and arranged by organizing committee.
Article Guidelines It is mandatory for the authors to follow the instruction, requirements and specifications as listed below.
All received articles will be compiled on the conference booklet for discussion purposes. All articles shall be submitted in English, and in Microsoft Word format. Font requirements: Times New Roman, 12-point font size. Review Articles do not over 5,000 words. Research Articles do not over 4,000 words.
Article Structure: Title Name (last name, first name) Work place Mailing address Abstract (200 words) Body content
All articles shall be original work, and high quality. Viewpoints should be demonstrated clearly, concisely, accurately and correctly. The article should follow the formal article format with standard of advance, scientificity and practicability.