2014 Great River Symposium and Spring Gathering

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  • March 27-30, 2014

    Our 14th annual Great River Symposium and Spring Gathering offers you professional growth, exceptional value
    and a great opportunity to network with your colleagues and mentors.


Pre-Conference (3 PDAs):

Constitutional Facial Acupuncture: The New Protocols

Main Program (21 PDAs):

  • Exploring the Primary Channels
  • Evolution of TCM in Assisted Reproductive Technology: Complementing Treatments and Reducing Complications to Enhance Outcomes (One Healthy Baby)
  • Evolution of Insulin Resistance: An Integrated Medical Model to Manage PCOS, Obesity and CVD
  • Using Herbs for Pain Management
  • Patient Engagement: Better Outcomes, Better Business
  • Traditional Diets, Modern Misunderstandings
  • Neo-Classical Pulse Diagnosis: A Focus on the Six Divisions

Post-Conference Session (4 PDAs)

Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider

Review the topic descriptions


Featured Speakers

  • John Chen, LAc, PhD, PharmD, OMD
  • Diane Cridennda, LAc, DOM (NM)
  • Ruth Eaton, BSN, RN, MOm, LAc
  • Jacqueline Gran, SFQ Master Healer
  • Paul Magarelli, MD, PhD
  • Marlene Merritt, LAc, DOM (NM), ACN
  • William R. Morris, LAc, PhD, DAOM
  • Mary Elizabeth Wakefield, LAc, MS, MM
  • Jeffrey C. Yuen, LAc
  • Ann Zimmerman-Hohn

Learn more about our speakers


Review the full schedule of seminars and events

Registration and Fees

The main symposium registration fee of $225 includes all seminars, continental breakfasts, lunches and the Saturday night reception and dinner. There is an additional charge for Pre- and Post-Conference sessions.


Continuing Education

This year's main program provides 21 PDAs. Earn an additional 7 PDAs for the Pre- and Post-Conference sessions for a total of 28 PDAs.


Special rates for the Great River Symposium are available at the Hilton Minneapolis/Bloomington.

Reception and Dinner

Join us Saturday at 6:00 p.m. for a special reception and dinner to honor your dedication to the profession.

Exhibitor Area

Visit our showcase of exhibitors any time during the 3 days of events. A list of exhibitors and schedule will be available at the Symposium.

If your company or organization is interested in having an exhibit at our Great River Symposium, visit Exhibitor Information.

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