Angela Tu, L.Ac., O.M.D.
President of National Federation of Chinese TCM Organization
September, in San Francisco, California, is one of the best times of the year. The sunny and beautiful days make a perfect timing for harvesting and celebrations. Next year at this beautiful time of the year, in September of 2013, after previous annual meetings in Beijing, Paris, Toronto, Singapore, Macao, Melbourne, The Hague, London and Kuching, the World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies have chosen and entrusted the National Federation of Chinese TCM Organizations to hold the 10th Congress of World Medicine in the United States, to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies, and the tremendous achievements and great progress in the development of Chinese medicine since WFCMS was established !
The National Federation of Chinese TCM Organizations, with all our members across the United States, appreciate the trust of WFCMS, and sincerely invite our colleagues and friends of Chinese medicine from around the world to come to this grand event, to celebrate the growth and development of Chinese medicine all over the world, to chat and share your experiences in developing Chinese medicine in your countries, your achievements in legislation, education, clinical practice, and research science, etc., and to discuss and plan future strategies together for propelling Chinese medicine into mainstream health care!
The 10th World Congress of Chinese Medicine will be held on Sept.21st-22nd, 2013, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in the city of Santa Clara. Santa Clara is in the South Bay, located in the heart of Silicon Valley, where the industrial world of high- tech electronics originated. World famous institutions like Stanford University, Apple, Google, Great America, etc., are all close by. After a day’s meeting and dinner, you may want to relax and take a ride to tour and enjoy the sceneries nearby.
California is one of the prettiest states in the United States. If you can stay for few days longer, you could visit the majestic Golden Gate Bridge, the colorful ethnicity of Chinatown and Japan town, the bustling streets and scenes of the city, the famous shopping malls filled with beautiful and reasonably priced merchandise, take a walk on the sandy beaches by the Pacific ocean. Or, you could go to visit the world renowned vineyards of Napa Valley, taste some of our world famous California wine, or go to the beautiful Yosemite National Park to enjoy the mountains, or to historical Lake Tahoe to enjoy some water sports, etc.,. Anyway just to see, to visit and to enjoy he beautiful sceneries of our beautiful California.
The National Federation of Chinese TCM Organizations is going all the way in preparations and planning for the 10th World Congress of Chinese Medicine to be held in the United States. We have a management company to do the co-ordination and management of the event. Members of the whole organization are mobilized, and will be contributing all our efforts for a successful and productive meeting, and to make it a significant milestone in the history of the development of Chinese medicine in the world!
We are looking forward to see you all in the United States! The United States welcome you! Over twenty thousands of workers in the Chinese medicine profession in the United States welcome you!