Events Schedule


Our June 2014 event was a great success! Thanks to everyone who could make it.
We are planning 3 more events in the coming months.

2015 JULY 26:
Registration is now open!

Some of our Instructor Biographies:

Past Events:
2014:
  • September 27-28 at the Millennia Education Institute, El Monte CA
  • December 6-7 at the University of East West Medicine (UEWM), Sunnyvale CA
2015:
2019 iMTQA Silicon Valley Conference Schedule 

USCTF CEU Program at Ballroom Student Union SJSU Room 178 and 160 SPX

2019 iMTQA Silicon Valley Conference Program

 

                                                            Day 1 (June 7th 2019)

 

Time

Activities

Title of presentation

Location


8:00 am - 9:00 am

Registration and morning tea

    USCTF CEU Program
Ballroom Student Union SJSU Room 178 and 160 SPX

 

9:00 am -

Assoc. Professor Albert Yeung
Vice President, iMTQA, Harvard Medical School

Opening remarks

Chair
Professor Penelope Klein, PT, EdD
Chair of Accreditation Committee, iMTQA D’Youville College, Buffalo, NY

 

Prof Daniel Weng 
USCTF/ San Jose State University 
Assoc. Professor Byeongsang Oh 
CEO, iMTQA Sydney Medical School

Welcome to 2019 iMTQA Silicon Valley Conference

 

9:15 am -

Prof Victor Henderson, MD
Stanford University, School of Medicine

Tai Chi to improve cognitive abilities in older adults

 

10:00 am - 10:15 am

Morning tea/coffee

 

10:15 am -

Associate Professor Albert Yeung, MD
Harvard Medical School

Tai Chi for Mood Disorders

Chair
Professor CJ Rhoads, D.Ed. Kutstown University, Pennsylvania

 

11:00 am -

Dr Nicholas Karayannis, MPT, PhD, OCS, FAAOMPT
Stanford University, School of Medicine

The effects of a Tai Chi practice on mindfulness, interoception, and physical function for people living with chronic pain

 

11:45 am -

Professor Ansgar Furst 
Stanford University, School of Medicine

Evidence map for Tai Chi and beyond

 

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Lunch

 

1:30 pm -

Lori Enloe PT, MA, CEEAA
Whole Health Clinic, Iowa City Veterans Affairs Health Care System

Tai Chi and Qigong in Veterans Affairs

Chair
Assoc. Professor Albert Yeung, MD, Harvard Medical School

 

2:00 pm -

Dr Fengrun Zhao, PhD
Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, China

Effects of cardiac rehabilitation Qigong exercise in patients with stable coronary artery disease: RCT

 

2:30 pm -

Professor CJ Rhoads, D.Ed. 
Kutstown University, Pennsylvania

The Public Economics of Integrative Health

 

3:00 pm - 3:15 pm

Afternoon Coffee Break

 

3:15 pm -

Dr Jacques MoraMarco, DAOM, OMD, Lac
Emperor's College of Graduate School Traditional Oriental Medicine, LA

Tai Chi and Fall Prevention

Chair
Assoc. Professor Byeongsang Oh, CEO, iMTQA

 

3:45 pm -

Maria Voca
Rome Hospital, Italy

Tai Chi research project in Rome

 

4:15 pm -

Dr Roger Jahnke 
Institute of Integral Qigong and
Tai Chi

Medical Qigong: Research, Direction, Dissemination

 

4:45 pm -

Professor Linda Larkey, PhD
Arizona State University

Tai Chi/Qigong in Science: Research Update

 

5:15 pm -

Professor Byeongsang Oh, PhD
CEO, iMTQA,
University of Sydney, Australia

Preparing Tai Chi/Qigong Instructors for the Integrative Healthcare Workforce

 

5:45 pm -

Invited speakers

Panel Discussion

 

6:15 pm -

Break

Social networking

 

7:30 pm -

Dinner meeting

How can iMTQA collaborate with academic Tai Chi and Qigong (TQ) researchers, TQ schools and associations?

 


                Day 2 (June 8th 2019) Education and workshop

Time

iMTQA Education Program

Time

USCTF CEU Program
Ballroom Student Union SJSU Room 178 and 160 SPX

8:30 am - 9:00 am

Morning coffee

8:00 am - 9:00 am

Registration

9:00 am -

Linda Scott, EdD
Tai Chi for Health Institute

Making TQ Accessible to All: Teaching Safely and Effectively.

9:00 am -

Professor C. D. Weng
San Jose State University/UEWM

Opening remarks

9:30 am -

Professor C. D. Weng
San Jose State University /UEWM

Introduction of Therapeutic Tai Chi

10:30 am - 10:45 am

Morning tea/coffee

10:30 am - 10:40 am

Morning tea/coffee

10:45 am -

Professor Penelope Klein, PT, EdD 
Chair of Accreditation Committee, iMTQA D’Youville College

Functional Anatomy and Physiology

10:40 am -

Dr Yunnie Yang
UEWM
Dr Andy Huang

UEWM

The History of Tai Chi for Wellness

11:45 am - 12:45 pm

Lunch Break

11:30 am - 12:15 pm

Lunch Break

12:45 pm -

Tom Rogers
The Qigong institute
Joise Weaver
Healer Within Foundation

Clinical Application of Qigong and Tai Chi for Chronic Pain

1:00 pm -

Dr Shudong Li 
Stanford University Tai Chi Instructor/ researcher

Tai Chi for Pain Management

1:30 pm -

Qigong Master Chunyi Lin

Renew Your Vitality in 10 Minutes

2:30 pm -

Ronald Pfeiffer
Master Tai Chi Instructor American Tai Chi and
Qi Gong Association

Introduction to Chen 18 Forms: Adapting traditional forms for Health

3:45 pm - 4:00 pm

Coffee Break

3:00 pm - 3:10 pm

Coffee Break

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

TBA 

3:10 pm -

Professor Bryant Fong 
University of California Berkeley

Tai Chi and Arthritis

5:00 pm - 5:15 pm

Professor Penelope Klein, PT, EdD
Chair of Accreditation Committee, iMTQA D’Youville College

Closing remark

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Social networking

 

                  Day 3 (June 9th 2019) USCTF CEU program

Time

Activities

 USCTF CEU Program
Ballroom Student Union SJSU Room 178 and 160 SPX

9:00 am -

Dr Timothy Tin UEWM

Cardio Tai Chi for Cardiovascular endurance and fitness

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Lunch

1:30 pm -

Professor C. D. Weng
San Jose State University /UEWM

Tai Chi Principles for Prevention of Injury from Falls

3:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Afternoon coffee break

1:30 pm -

Professor Ying-qiu Wang
UEWM

Therapeutic Heyu Qigong

*If you are member of iMTQA or considering joining as member of iMTQA, we suggest that you attend both Day 1 and Day 2, as Day 3 is optional
*If you are member of USCTF, you are eligible to attend the Day 1 program and we suggest that you attend both Day 2 and Day 3.




     2019 iMTQA Registration Form 

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