March 29 – 31
SAN DIMAS, CALIFORNIA
Tzu Chi USA is proud to host the Tzu Chi International Medical Association’s (TIMA) Annual Global Forum in sunny San Dimas, California. Medical and health professionals from around the world will gather to present and share humanistic approaches to health.
2019 TIMA Global Forum
Tzu Chi USA National Headquarters
Our three day medical conference will feature workshops on innovative and current topics in humanistic healthcare including medicine; dentistry; alternative treatments including acupuncture, acupressure, and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM); vision care; community health; medical volunteer programs, and so much more.
For those looking to start or continue their medical education and learn more about humanistic healthcare programs, this is the event for you. Plus, earn continuing education credits (CE) by attending our event!
Register now to attend, or tune in for our Live Stream. 2019 TIMA Global Forum is able to offer CME and CEUs for all of our programs. The CME are for physicians, the CEUs are for nurses only.
We can’t wait for you to join us!
for all registration
is January 15,
HUMANISTIC PATIENT-CENTERED HEALTHCARE
INTEGRATED EASTERN & WESTERN MEDICINE
MOBILE CLINICS AND COMMUNITY OUTREACHES
INTERNATIONAL DISASTER RELIEF AND MEDICAL MISSIONS
EMERGING TOPICS OF CANCER MEDICINE
ETHICAL EATING, VEGETARIANISM, AND CLIMATE CHANGE
MINDFULNESS-BASED STRESS REDUCTION
Breakfast and taxes included
(Before December 31)
$60 per person per night
Payment of the hotel accommodation fee is accepted online through the registration forms for attendees. Here is the pricing breakdown:
SHARED ROOM (2 people per room)
- 3 nights hotel stay $180
- 2 nights hotel stay $120
- 4 nights hotel stay $240
- 5 nights hotel stay $300
SINGLE ROOM (1 person per room)
- 3 nights hotel stay $360
- 2 nights hotel stay $240
- 4 nights hotel stay $480
- 5 nights hotel stay $600
Contact us at 2019TIMAGlobal@tzuchi.us for more information.
TIMA members are requested to wear their TIMA uniforms. We ask all other attendees to wear semi-professional attire, including a white shirt (polos, blouses, dress shirts, etc.) and dark slacks (black and navy blue are preferred).
Tzu Chi USA, being a faith-based organization, will include certain Buddhist ceremonies and gestures throughout the program at the conference. Please note that attendees are in no way compelled to participate- unless they wish to do so- as we would like to maintain an atmosphere of welcome, respect, and inclusivity for all of our guests.
The Tzu Chi International Medical Association, or TIMA, is a coalition of health professionals and volunteers dedicated to providing quality medical, dental, vision, and alternative care, along with community health services and education. We strive to serve all corners of the world, including underserved regions of the Americas as part of TIMA USA. Founded by Dharma Master Cheng Yen of the Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation, we work with the spirit of offering compassion and relief to those who suffer, as well as continuing medical education (CME) seminars that focuses on humanistic and holistic approaches to healthcare.
Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical
1008 S. Garfield Ave.
Alhambra, CA 91801
Tel: 626-427-9598 #3008
Tzu Chi USA
The Global Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation and its American chapter, Tzu Chi USA, aim to empower communities by providing charity, disaster relief, medical care, and educational support where and when needed. By supporting the underprivileged and those in unfavorable circumstances, family by family, we enhance wellbeing and cultivate harmony in society. This charity art performance both celebrates and supports our missions.
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