Category Archives: Center for East-West Medicine

UCLA Travel-Study in Shanghai, China

UCLA Center for East-West Medicine launches a UCLA travel-study course in Shanghai, China this summer, July 31-August 25, 2017, on “Global perspectives of Integrative Medicine”. This course is a collaboration between Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Fudan University School of Public Health to expose students to the modernization of integrative Chinese medicine as […]

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UCLA research study of self-acupressure

Participate in a UCLA research study of self-acupressure! Perineal self-acupressure has been used by pregnant women to prevent difficulties with labor and by people with constipation to aid in pain-free defecation. However, the technique has not previously been rigorously studied in a randomized, controlled trial for constipation. If you suffer from symptoms of constipation and are eligible, […]

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Screening of Lulu Session

In honor of Ms. Shirley Hui and Breast Cancer Awareness Month, UCLA Center for East-West Medicine & Susan G. Komen Foundation invites you to a screening of an award-winning documentary, “The Lulu Sessions”, followed by an exclusive panel discussion on Monday, October 14, 2013 at Tamkin Auditorium, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. Reception starts at 6:00PM. […]

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Oct 31 Lecture on Solving Difficult Eye Diseases

Jules Stein Eye Institute and UCLA Center for East-West Medicine presents a lecture on ” Solving Difficult Eye Diseases with Chinese Medicine” October 31, 4:30-5:30PM, RPB Auditorium–Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA with visiting Professor Lina Liang from the Eye Hospital of China Academy of Chinese Medical Science in Beijing and Dr. Ka-Kit Hui, the Wallis […]

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A Discussion on the Challenges and Discoveries in Chinese Herbal Medicine Research

UCLA Center for East-West Medicine presents a Panel Discussion on “Research and Clinical Applications of Chinese Herbal Medicine: Challenges and Discoveries” on October 4, 2012, 5:00-6:30PM, UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center (RRMC) B-124A&B. A reception will precede the program. Seating is Limited, RSVP Required. Please contact Rosana Chan (RChan@mednet.ucla.edu, 310-794-0712) to reserve a spot. For more information, visit […]

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Mining Ancient Chinese Herbs for Cutting-Edge Therapies

UCLA Center for East-West Medicine presents Yung Chi (Tommy) Cheng, Ph.D. Henry Bronson Professor of Pharmacology, Yale University School of Medicine Mining Ancient Chinese Herbs for Cutting-Edge Therapies October 3, 2012 at 12:00 Noon at Tamkin Auditorium, UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center (Lunch Provided) As the Henry Bronson Professor of Pharmacology at Yale University School of Medicine […]

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A Website for Integrative Medicine Resources

The UCLA Center for East-West Medicine announces its newly renovated web portal:   ExploreIM. This site aims to (1) offer a web-based resources on integrative East-West medicine for practitioners, educators, patients, and students; (2) encourage exploration, learning, and lively interchange of ideas in a virtual community about integrative East-West medicine; and (3) provide guidance on the cultivation of lifelong health. Start exploring […]

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Brain, Mind and Wellness Summer Institute

UCLA’s Summer Institute in Brain, Mind and Wellness includes three unique courses from the David Geffen School of Medicine: 
 (1) Mindfulness Practice and Theory (Marvin Belzer);
 (2) Personal Brain Management (Robert Bilder); and
 (3) Integrative East West Medicine for Health and Wellness (Ka-Kit Hui).

Students of the summer institute can earn 12 credits in 6 weeks from June 25 to August 3 2012. While the three courses can […]

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Video: Acupuncture from East to West

A new video has been added to  ExploreIM on “Acupuncture from East to West”.  This 20 minutes documentary is part of the Visual History Project of the UCLA Center for East-West Medicine that “traces the past, present and future of acupuncture in research and patient care through expert interviews illustrated with rare archival footage”. To view […]

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Summer Course on Integrative East-West Medicine

Do you want to learn more about Integrative Medicine and its role in US Healthcare? Do you want to learn how to optimize health through both Eastern and Western approaches? Are you curious about what complementary and alternative medicine (especially Chinese Medicine and Mind-Body Medicine) is? If you answer yes to any of the question […]

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