Annual International Conference on TCVM

Attend clinical research talks and network with global TCVM practitioners


Conference Overview

The 25th annual International Conference on TCVM (ICTCVM) will be held in Bali, Indonesia at the 5-star Nusa Dua Beach Hotel from November 7 - 9, 2023. Enjoy learning from global TCVM practitioners during 3 days of exciting presentations focused on this year’s theme: TCVM for Neurological Disorders and Pain.


Explore Bali, Indonesia

After the conference, a tour of Bali will be conducted from November 10 - 15, 2023 for conference attendees and their guests. Attractions include the Tanah Lot Temple, Nusa Penida Island, a night safari, and so much more! An intra-conference tour option is also available for guests. See enrollment options below or click here for more details!


Clinical Application

Clinical applications includes any new acupuncture techniques/methods, herbal formulas, food therapy, or Tui-na treatments in dogs, cats, or horses. (30 minute presentation)

How To

How to include pearls and clinical tips of how to diagnose and/or treat a disease or medical condition/syndrome in dogs, cats, horses, or exotic and zoo animals. (10 to 30 minute presentation)

Case Study

Case studies includes any unique or special case in a dog, cat, horse, or other species. (10 minute presentation)

Clinical Research

Clinical research includes any study on the efficacy or safety/side effect(s) of any TCVM therapeutic, clinically randomized, and controlled studies, or a retrospective study of a series of cases of a disease or syndrome. (10 to 30 minute presentation)


Important Dates for Presenters

For those who are speaking at the conference, please keep the following important dates in mind:

June 1, 2023: Final Full Paper Submission Deadline

September 1, 2023: Final PowerPoint Presentation Submission Deadline & Conference Registration Deadline

If you have any questions, please contact


Hotel Booking

Click here to book the hotel and booking code is IATCVM2023.

More information

More Information for additional information please contact or call 1-800-860-1543, extension 428.

Conference Highlights

Learn from 40 esteemed TCVM experts

Enjoy a complimentary welcome banquet dinner

Receive a free electronic copy of the conference proceedings

Relax in the 5-star conference hotel with full spa facilities, beach access, 3 outdoor pools, and 4 restaurants and bars

Explore Bali with old and new friends

Annual International Conference on TCVM

Taught in English

For veterinarians & veterinary students

22 RACE approved CE hours

No semesters currently available

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Xie has 41 years of clinical, teaching, and research experience in veterinary acupuncture and TCVM. He has trained over 10,000 veterinarians to practice TCVM worldwide. Dr. Xie’s education includes advanced training in veterinary medicine, veterinary acupuncture, and human acupuncture. Dr. Xie has authored 20 books and over 100 peer-reviewed papers. His textbooks, including Xie’s Veterinary Herbology, Xie’s Veterinary Acupuncture, and Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine-Fundamental Principles, have been used for TCVM training programs around the world. Dr. Xie continues to teach and develop educational courses and programs at Chi University, serves as a full clinical professor at the University of Florida’s College of Veterinary Medicine, and is an honorary professor at China Agricultural University, South China Agricultural University, and China Southwest University.

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Dr. Mushtaq Memon as a clinician-scientist includes about 150 publications and co-editing two books, "Food as Medicine" and "Food and Brain Health." A Diplomate of the American College of Theriogenologists, Dr. Memon is among approximately 500 global veterinary reproduction specialists. His 35 years of veterinary practice spanned teaching hospitals at Washington State University and universities in Massachusetts, Louisiana, and Oklahoma. He currently leads the World Association of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine as its Executive Director.

Dr. Koh earned his veterinary degree in Taiwan and further honed his expertise at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, completing a specialty internship and a Master’s in acupuncture/integrative medicine. Subsequently, he has been teaching at Chi University and served as a clinical assistant professor at LSU School of Veterinary Medicine before his current role as the clinical associate professor and head of Integrative Medicine at UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. Certified in acupuncture, Chinese herbal therapy, Chinese food therapy, rehabilitation, and medical manipulation, Dr. Koh is also board certified in Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation. He also holds the distinguished title of Charter Fellow with the American College of Veterinary Botanical Medicine. Dr. Koh is an internationally recognized speaker and mentor in the areas of rehabilitation, TCVM, and integrative medicine. He also has contributed to academic literature, penning book chapters and peer-reviewed articles on these areas. His clinical focus centers on integrative approaches to various health conditions to optimize clinical outcomes and quality of life, particularly concerning pain management, mobility issues, and chronic disorders.

Enrollment options

No semesters currently available

Frequently Asked Questions

You will get 4 months of access to this online course. The course can be accessed through our learning portal.