March 22 – 25, 2018


Pre-Convention Reminder: 2018 TIMA Pre-Convention Reminder

Register for 2018 TIMA USA Convention at this link: https://goo.gl/oMiUph

Program: 2018 TIMA USA Convention Session and Workshop


Waldorf  Grand Ballroom
University Square Hotel of Fresno
4961 N Cedar Ave, Fresno, CA 93726

Registration fee: FREE


  • March 22 – 23, 2018 – Pre Camp (for all Tzu Chi medical team leaders, volunteers and TIMA Members)
    • Tzu Chi training for Tzu Chi/TIMA team leaders and volunteers in medical mission
    • (Those participate on Pre-Camp is required to report on March 21, 2018 at 4 pm, and welcome dinner at 6 pm at University Square Hotel of Fresno)
  • March 24 – 25. 2018Convention (For everyone)
      • Keynote: Integrative East West Medicine in Global Health- Why, What, and How? By Dr. Ka Kit Hui Team from UCLA

Workshop: Application East West Model in solving complex problem in primary care.

  • CEWM primary care model
  • neck/back pain
  • trigger point
  • acupuncture
  • posture/stretching
  • acupressure
  • oral health
  • sleep
  • constitution/tongue diagnosis
  • EW nutrition

Group Exercise 1

  • TPI
  • Myofascial release
  • Acupuncture

Group Exercise 2

  • Oral Health
  • Sleep

Group Exercise 3

  • Tongue diagnosis
  • EW Nutrition

Dental Workshop

  • Evidence-based Dentistry
  • Endodontic ER
  • Dental Outreach
  • Oral Hygiene

CME Credit for Dental and Acupuncture. 

Healthy Community Workshop

  • Cancer Prevention
  • Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)
  • Diet Cooking and Nutrition Diet
  • How to protect neck and head

LEAN Program Workshop – LEAN for Healthcare – Learn effective problem-solving tools and techniques to help solve problems you experience fro time to time

Topic: LEAN (5S) program for healthcare, effective problem solving tools and techniques
Time length: 2.5 hours
Group size: Will divide into 6-8 participants per group.
Methods: Fishbone diagram, 5-why tools
Design: Participants bring their problems to the group for brainstorming.

  • International Mission – Mexico
  • Workshop for Medical, Dental, Acupuncture, and Healthy Community
  • HIPAA and OSHA Class
  • Tzu Chi Humanistic Medicine
  • Healthy Community
  • and more



Price: $75 per night (Double Bed) plus Taxes

Group Code: 1258

Contact: Mr. Minh Tran, GM (for Reservation by email will be best, if you have problem, please email us at fresnomobileclinic@tzuchi.us for assistant)

University Square Hotel of Fresno
4961 N Cedar Ave, Fresno, CA 93726
Tel: 559-224-4200 ext. 1405
Fax: 559-227-2382

Email: hminhus@yahoo.com

Hotel website:  http://www.universitysquarehoteloffresno.com