Germany 2019

Osteopathic Healthcare 2019:  Right Touch

We are pleased to announce that the 2019 Annual General Meeting and Conference will be held at Hotel Dolce in Bad Nauheim (near Frankfurt) from October 4-6. 

REGISTER NOW. Registration will close on September 5, 2019.

Book your hotel room now using this link to take advantage of our conference package rate.

The preliminary schedule follows:

October 4, 2019 

 3 pm-5 pm: OIA Annual General Meeting

6 pm: Welcome Cocktails with VOD

October 5, 2019

7:00 am:  Mediation/Yoga

8:30 am:  Osteopathic basic research of the A.T. Still Research Institutes.  Dr. Brian Degenhardt, D.O.

9:00 am: The Osteopathic International Alliance, Tasks and Objectives.  Dr. William Burke, DO

9:20 am: Osteopathy in Emergency Medicine.  Dr. med Jürgen Grasmück /Philipp Merkt M.Sc., cand. med.

9:25 am:  Evidence-basing in Osteopathy: Which Methodological Approaches Fit Osteopathy.  Prof. Dr. Med. Karl-Ludwig Resch

10:15 am:  Evidence in Osteopathy: A Determination of the Status Quo. Florian Schwerla M.Sc., DO

10:30 am: The Cranio-Mandibular System.  Prof. Dr. Rainer Breul

11:15 am: Break

11:45 am:  Osteopathy as a Holistic Approach.  Frank Stelzer, DO

12:30 pm:  The Therapeutical Powers of Biodynamic Treatment.  Jan Koop, DO/ Dr. Christine Steel, DO, MPH

1:15 pm:  Lunch

2:00 pm:  Introduction to the International DO-Touch Network.  Dr. Brian Degenhardt, DO

3:00 pm:  Workshops

  1. Overview of the Practical Work and Experience at the Lab. Markus Weslowski, Msc/Angela Reissman
  2. Research Presentation and Programs in the US and Germany. Brian Degenhardt

4:30 pm: Workshops

  1. Overview of the Practical Work and Experience at the Lab.  Markus Weslowski, Msc/Angela Reissman
  2. Research Presentation and Programs in the US and Germany. Brian Degenhardt

5:00 pm:  End of Day 1

7:30 pm – Gala Dinner

October 6, 2019

7:00 am:  Mediation/Yoga

9:00am:  Opening lecture.   Dr. Ronald Burns, D.O.

9:45:  Right Touch Regulation.  Dr. Humayun Chaudhry, D.O.

10:30 am:  OIA-WHO Project: A Survey of the Global Osteopathic Profession. Discussion and Workshop.  Mr. Charles Hunt, DO

11:15 am: Break

11:45 am:  OIA-WHO Project:  Glossary of Osteopathic Terms.  An interactive workshop to review terms and capture the diversity of terminologies.  Mr. Antony Nicholas

12:30 pm:  TBA

1:15 pm – Lunch

2:00 pm:  Using Clinician-based Research Networks to Build Evidence Base in Osteopathy.  Mr. Jon Adams and Ms. Amie Steel

2:40 pm: Regulatory Advances across member Countries

3:10 pm:  TBA

3:50 om:  Wrap-up and feedback.

4:00 pm:  Conference closes.

 

Thank you to our member organization, Verband der Osteopathen Deutschland e.V. (VOD), who will be co-hosting the conference.

Wir sehen uns dort!