Maternal Infant Health Canada (MIH Can) is comprised of doctors, researchers and traditional medicine practitioners from Canada, India and around the world. Together we aim to work closely with local healthcare workers, traditional medicine (TM) providers, government and community members to improve maternal and infant wellbeing and reduce maternal and infant mortality in India and beyond.
Dr. Brenda Leung, ND, PhD, is the Director of Research at the Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine. Dr. Leung has conducted studies in children’s use of naturopathic medicine, on mentoring within networks to increase research capacity & literacy in CAM practitioners, the effects of a homeopathic remedy on lymph edema in breast cancer patients, and on Chinese and Caucasian population use of healthcare services and complementary medicine in the Calgary Health Region.
- Honolulu, HI, USA HST (UTC -10) Fri, Dec 14, 2018 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
- Denver, CO, USA MDT (UTC -6) Fri, Dec 14, 2018 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
- Houston, TX, USA CDT (UTC -5) Fri, Dec 14, 2018 10:00 pm - 11:00 pm
- New York, NY, USA EDT (UTC -4) Fri, Dec 14, 2018 11:00 pm - 12:00 am
- London, United Kingdom BST (UTC +1) Sat, Dec 15, 2018 4:00 am - 5:00 am
- Tel Aviv, Israel IDT (UTC +3) Sat, Dec 15, 2018 6:00 am - 7:00 am
- Sydney, Australia AEDT (UTC +11) Sat, Dec 15, 2018 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
- Auckland, New Zealand NZDT (UTC +13) Sat, Dec 15, 2018 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
- Research as a process of documenting clinical practice
- Features of TM practices
- Methodology for TM
- Building evidence that respects the principles and practices of TM
Emilie Salomons is a registered Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine (DR. TCM) with the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture of BC and has been practicing for over a decade. Emilie is a fellow of the American Board of Oriental Reproductive Medicine (ABORM), as well as a co-founder and board member of the Obstetrical Acupuncture Association (OBAA), she co-developed the first program in Canada for training midwives in Obstetrical Acupuncture for pain in labour. She also works with the Dept. of Medicine at the University of British Columbia on a project aimed to reduce maternal and infant mortality in India. Emilie currently works out of Acubalance Wellness Centre in Vancouver, Canada.