International Conference on Brain Research in Chinese Medicine: Degeneration and Repair (ICBRCM)

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It is our great pleasure to announce that the "International Conference on Brain Research in Chinese Medicine: Degeneration and Repair (ICBRCM)" will be hold on 26-28 July 2018 at LT2, Yasumoto International Academic Park, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), Shatin, Hong Kong.

The conference is organized by School of Chinese Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, CUHK. The main themes of the conference are acupuncture and Chinese medicines for prevention and treatment of CNS disorders. Our target audiences are Chinese medicine practitioners, neurologists, as well as other scientists and health professionals with interests in the prevention and treatment of brain diseases with Chinese medicine. An array of international and local speakers will present in the conference, including (as of late-February):

Acupuncture for CNS Disorders

  • Prof. LIU Baoyan (劉保延教授)
    Academician of International Academy of Sciences for Europe and Asia; Chief Researcher, China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences; President, World Federation of Acupuncture-Moxibustion Societies
  • Prof. RONG Peijing (榮培晶教授)
    Associate Director and Professor, Institute of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences
  • Prof. ZHANG Zhang-jin (張樟進教授)
    Associate Director (Clinical Affairs) and Professor, School of Chinese Medicine; Honorary Professor, Department of Psychiatry; Honorary Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Primary Care, The University of Hong Kong
  • Prof. ZHENG Guoqing (鄭國慶教授)
    Associate Director and Professor, Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Second Affiliated Hospital of Wenzhou Medical University

Chinese Medicines for CNS Disorders

  • Prof. CHEN Gang (陳剛教授)
    Director and Professor, Center for Translational Systems Biology and Neuroscience, Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine
  • Prof. FANG Marong (方馬榮教授)
    Professor, Institute of Neuroscience, Zhejiang University School of Medicine
  • Prof. LI Min (李敏教授)
    Director and Professor, Teaching and Research Division; Programme Director of BCM & BSc, Teaching and Research Division; Associate Director, Clinical Division; Director of Mr. & Mrs. Ko Chi Ming Centre for Parkinson's Disease Research, Hong Kong Baptist University
  • Prof. WANG Yitao (王一濤教授)
    Director and Chair Professor, Institute of Chinese Medical Sciences; Director, State Key Laboratory of Quality Research in Chinese Medicine, University of Macau
  • Prof. ZHEN Xuechu (鎮學初教授)
    Professor of Neuropsychopharmacology, Department of pharmacology, College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Soochow University
  • Prof. ZHU Yi Zhun (朱依諄教授)
    Director and Chair Professor, School of Pharmacy, Macau University of Science and Technology

Basic neuroscience

  • Prof. LI Yun-Qing (李雲慶教授)
    Chairperson and Professor, K. K. Leung Brain Research Centre, The Fourth Military Medical University
  • Prof. Udo SCHUMACHER
    Director of Institute of Anatomy and Experimental Morphology, University Cancer Center Hamburg, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf

(In alphabetical order)

Hong Kong local full-time students can enjoy privileged prices on registration fee. Luncheon, tea breaks and banquet dinner will be served on Conference day. Please register by 15 July 2018 (HKT).

The programme details is available at this link:
Online Registration:

Call for Abstracts
You are most welcome to submit abstract for poster presentation. The submission period is until 01 June 2018 (HKT).
Abstract Submission:

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School of Chinese Medicine
Faculty of Medicine
The Chinese University of Hong Kong

• The Hong Kong Institute of Integrative Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
• School of Chinese Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
• School of Chinese Medicine, Hong Kong Baptist University
• Chinese Medicine Experimental Pharmacology Branch of Chinese Association of Chinese Medicine
• Hong Kong Association of Chinese Herbal Pharmacology

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