The 25th Annual International Conference on TCVM

Attend clinical research talks and network with global TCVM practitioners in Bali, Indonesia from November 7-9, 2023


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

The 25th Annual International Conference on TCVM

Taught in English

For veterinarians & veterinary students

24 CE hours (pending RACE approval)

Conference Lectures

Please refer to the Catalog


Dr. Xie has 40 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 received his veterinary education from Pakistan, clinical residency training from University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, and PhD from the University of Minnesota, St. Paul. His recent interest in Holistic Veterinary Medicine inspired him to become certified in veterinary acupuncture from Chi in 2008. As a clinician-scientist, Dr. Memon has authored or co-authored about 150 publications and is a co-editor of two books, Food as Medicine and Food and Brain Health.

Dr. Memon is a Diplomate of the American College of Theriogenologists, one of about 500 veterinary reproduction specialists worldwide. His veterinary practice experience includes 25 years at veterinary teaching hospital at Washington State University (WSU), and 10 years at veterinary teaching hospitals of Tufts University, MA; Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge; and Oklahoma State University, Stillwater.

Currently, Dr. Memon serves as the Executive Director of the World Association of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine.

Dr. Ma is a professor at the College of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine, Agricultural University of Hebei, China. Dr. Ma graduated from the College of TCVM, University of Hebei, China in 1987. From there she became a teaching assistant at her hometown University. She received her Master's degree of TCVM in 2005 and got her PhD from the College of Veterinary Medicine, China Agricultural University in 2008. She has authored 4 TCVM textbooks and published over 50 papers. She was a visiting professor at Cornell University, the University of Florida, and Chi from 2011 to 2012.

Enrollment Options



Schedule & Tuition

The tuition includes an e-copy of the conference proceedings, lecture note handout, and 1 ticket for the reception dinner party on Nov. 7.

Conference Lectures


Location of class

Nusa Dua Beach Hotel & Spa

Kawasan Pariwisata Nusa Dua,

Lot North 4, Nusa Dua Bali, Indonesia

Optional Accommodations and Tour Packages

For you

  • Shared double occupancy room
  • 5-star conference hotel
  • Includes 3 meals per day
  • Private single occupancy room
  • 5-star conference hotel
  • Includes 3 meals per day

For your guests

  • 3-day local tour and activities
  • Shared double occupancy room
  • 5-star conference hotel
  • Includes 3 meals per day
  • 3-day local tour and activities
  • Private single occupancy room
  • 5-star conference hotel
  • Includes 3 meals per day

and for everyone after the conference

  • 5-night, 6-day Bali tour
  • Shared double occupancy room
  • 4+ star hotel
  • Includes 3 meals per day
  • 5-night, 6-day Bali tour
  • Private single occupancy room
  • 4+ star hotel
  • Includes 3 meals per day

Payment Information

A $100.00 non-refundable course deposit is charged upon enrollment to reserve your seat.

Payment is due 90 days before the start date of each session or course.




Enroll by Jul 7, 2023


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