The American Holistic Medical Association Annual Clinical Meeting and Scientific Conference is being held at the Sheraton Society Hill in Philadelphia, PA, May 11-May 14, 2005.
The organization is for mainstream doctors who are practicing or wanting to learn about practicing medicine holistically. Holistic care is a focus on treating the whole person, not just the symptoms. These physicians listen carefully and spend more time with their patients. This is especially important for treating chronic illnesses and pain/cfs/fms conditions.
Keynote speakers include speakers include Jon Kabat-Zinn, Christine Page, and Eve Ensler. Alan Gaby and Bernie Segal are among the presenters. Elsevier is giving a presentation on how to get published.
More information about this 25 year old organization and the conference program can be viewed at http://www.holisticmedicine.org