2nd International Congress on Traditional & Alternative Medicine
- Dubai, UAE
Traditional Alternative Medicine 2020 main slogan is to address the challenges in making a safer, sustainable and affordable system for medication, and health through consolidating the underpinning Traditional Medicine research platforms. Traditional & Alternative Medicine 2020 conference prepares a ground for seeding new concepts and nurturing knowledge through discussions and analysis on Traditional and Alternative Medicine developments.
Traditional Medicine 2020 is planned to be an ideal rostrum for prominent practitioners from Herbal, Unani, Ayurveda and Various practices of Alternative Medicine to showcase the benefits and importance of Naturopathy. Scheduled with a vision of promoting the Natural practice implemented as a therapy is going to play it's own role in the development of applicability of Traditional Medicine as there'll be a integration of outstanding & ingenious scientists with enthusiastic graduates from all the related fields. around the theme:" Promoting and Navigating the Future of Traditional Medicine".
The Global market for Herbal Supplements and remedieis projected to exceed US$140 billion by 2024
The increase is attributed to the increasing preference of consumers towards traditional medicines (Ayurveda, Unani and Traditional Chinese Medicine) which do not cause overdose toxicity and have fewer side effects. In addition, increasing substantial research investments and funding will support the market growth in near future.
Other prominent factors growth in the market include growing popularity of multi-herbs in enhancing the functioning of the cardiovascular, immunity, digestive and reproductive systems besides boosting body vitality and correcting sleep disorders: and surging demand for herbs such as soy that aid weight loss. Europe represents the largest market worldwide. Asia-Pacific is poised to emerge as the fastest growing market with a CAGR of 8.2% over the analysis period led by the region's cultural to herbalism and strong consumer in the ecacy and safety of herbal ingredients. Backyard Herbalism in countries such as China and India provides a fertile environment for the growth of modern herbalism in the region. Supported by the growing scale of medicinal herb farming, China is emerging as one of the largest suppliers of herbal supplements to the United States and West European markets.
Segmentation by region
Central & South America
Middle East and Africa
In 2016, Europe dominated the global herbal medicine market and is expected to retain the share during the forecast period as well. Associations such as British Herbal Medicine Association and European Herbal & Traditional Medicine Practitioners Association (EHTPA) promote the use of these alternative medicines in European region by organizing various seminars and increase the awareness regarding benefits of using herbal remedies. Furthermore, high flexibility regarding the launch of these products in the European Union is a major contributing factor for the market growth in this region.
Asia Pacific is expected to show the fastest growth over the projected period due to increasing awareness of these products which include drugs, dietary supplements, and skin care products. India and China being the major markets for herbal medicinal products in the region, these countries have a strong background.
The Ayurveda system from India has been providing treatment options for various disorders related to the respiratory system and digestive system since ages. Furthermore, the ongoing trend of traditional medication usage is expected to help the growth of the market.
Why Dubai, United Arab Emirates:
The herbal drugs market in the UAE, estimated annually at up to a massive Dh300 million Respected Swiss audit agency IMS estimates the overall drugs market in the UAE at $330 million, with industry insiders estimating the herbals sector at up to 25 per cent of that. Moreover, the UAE is the second-biggest GCC pharmaceuticals market, estimated at $2.3 billion, after the Saudi market.The herbal medicines are often freely available OTC (over-the-counter) in pharmacies, or even in supermarkets, throughout the UAE.
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Traditional Medicine Today: Clinical and Research Issues
Alternative Medicine & Treatment Methods
Arabic & Unani Medicine
Challenges and Future Directions of Traditional Medicine
Major Traditional Medicine Associations and societies around the Globe:
Academic Consortium for Complementary and Alternative Health Care
Consortium of Academic Health Centers for Integrative Medicine (CAHCIM)
Institute of Medicine (IOM)
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
The Hastings Center
World Health Organization
American Botanical Council
American Herbal Products Association
American Horticultural Therapy Association
Herb Research Foundation
Herb Society of America
Register of Chinese Herbal Medicine
Top Alternative Medicine Universities Worldwide:
USA Alternative Medicine Universities:
American College of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine| Oregon College of Oriental Medicine| Emperor's College School of Traditional Oriental Medicine| New England School of Acupuncture| The American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine | AOMA Graduate School of Integrative Medicine| Bastyr University| Academy of Classical Oriental Sciences| Eight Branches Academy of Eastern Medicine| Phoenix Institute of Herbal Medicine & Acupuncture | Arizona School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine| Han University of Traditional Medicine| South Baylo University | Acupuncture & Integrative Medicine College, Berkeley| University of East-West Medicine | Southern California University of Health Sciences| Florida College of Integrative Medicine| Institute of Clinical Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine| Five Branches University| Maryland University of Integrative Health| Northwestern Health Sciences University| Pacific College of Oriental Medicine-San Diego| Atlantic Institute of Oriental Medicine| Tri-State College of Acupuncture| Texas Health and Science University| New York College of Traditional Chinese Medicine| National College of Natural Medicine| Seattle Institute of Oriental Medicine| Finger Lakes School of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine| Eastern School of Acupuncture and Traditional Medicine | Swedish Institute: School of Acupuncture and Oriental Studies| National University of Natural Medicine| Texas Health & Science University| Virginia University of Oriental Medicine| Midwest College of Oriental Medicine| University of Bridgeport| American Institute of Alternative Medicine|
Han University of Traditional Medicine| Institute of Taoist Education and Acupuncture| St. Catherine State University| San Franscico State University
Europe Alternative Medicine Universities:
University of Westminster| Irish College of Traditional Chinese Medicine| Barcelona College Of Chiropractic| London South Bank University| University of Worcester| Danube University Krems| BPP University| University of South Wales| Leeds Beckett University| Cardiff Metropolitan University| University of Roehampton| University of Derby| European University of the Atlantic| University of Birmingham| The International College of Oriental Medicine| University of Greenwich| University of South Wales| University of Bolton| Kensington and Chelsea College| Bjorknes College| University of Malta| International College of Oriental Medicine (ICOM)| Northern College of Acupuncture| Glyndwr University| College of Integrated Chinese Medicine| Shulan College of Chinese Medicine| The Institute of Chinese Medicine| London College of Traditional Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine| Bangor University| The International Academy of Osteopathy| Bangor University
Asia Alternative Medicine Universities:
Liaoning University of Traditional Chinese Medicine| Zhejiang University| Beijing University of Chinese Medicine| Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine| Hunan University of Traditional Chinese Medicine| Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine| Heilongjiang University of Chinese Medicine| Shandong University of Traditional Chinese Medicine| Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine| Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine| Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine| Meiji University of Integrative Medicine| Japan School of Acupuncture| Hokkaido Acupuncture School| Chiang Mai University |China Academy of Chinese Medical Science| Graduate Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Taiwan| Institute of Chinese Medicine, Hong Kong| Korean Traditional Medicine, Korea| Singapore College of Traditional Chinese Medicine| Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine| Kyung Hee University| Seoul National University| Liaoning University of Traditional Chinese Medicine |Beijing University of Chinese Medicine |Indian Institute of Alternative Medicine’s & Natural Healing| Indian Acupuncture Training & Research Institute| Ashtang Ayurved and Panchkarma| The Chinese University of Hong Kong| The Holistic Institute, Dubai| Osmania Medical College
USA Alternative Medicine Societies:
American Academy of Medical Acupuncture| American Association of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine| American Board of Medical Acupuncture| Medical Acupuncture and Research Association| Society for Acupuncture Research| State of California Acupuncture Board| American Botanical Council| American Herbal Products Association| American Herbalists Guild| American Horticultural Therapy Association| Herb Research Foundation| Herb Society of America| Register of Chinese Herbal Medicine| Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Alliance| Foundation for Traditional Chinese Medicine| National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine| Alternative and Integrative Medical Society| American Association of Integrative Medicine| American Holistic Health Association| American Integrative Medical Association| Association of Integrative Medicine| Consortium of Academic Health Centers for Integrative Medicine| Weil Foundation| American Association of Drugless Practitioners| American Association of Naturopathic Doctors| American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association| American Massage Therapy Association| Holistic Dental Association| National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy| Plato Society of LA| Veterinary Botanical Medicine Association| Academic Consortium for Complementary and Alternative Health Care| Consortium of Academic Health Centers for Integrative Medicine (CAHCIM)
Europe Alternative Medicine Societies:
The Association for Natural Medicine in Europe| European Federation for Complementary and Alternative Medicine| British Acupuncture Council| British Complementary Medicine Association| British Herbal Medicine Association| British Homeopathic Association| British Medical Acupuncture Society| European Central Council of Homeopaths| European Herbal and Traditional Medicine Practitioner’s Association| European Scientific Cooperative on Phytotherapy| Research Council for Complementary Medicine, UK| European Traditional Chinese Medicine Association| The Northern Ireland Association of Traditional Chinese Medicine| The Herb Society UK| The Ayurvedic Practitioners Association UK| The Association of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture, United Kingdom| Swiss Professional Organization for Traditional Chinese Medicine, Switzerland| Swedish Acupuncture Association for Traditional Chinese Medicine, Sweden
Asia Alternative Medicine Societies:
China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences| Indian Board of Alternative Medicine| Asia Herb Association| Ayurvedic Practitioners Association of Singapore| International Academy of Ayurved| Malaysian Chinese Medical Association | The Chinese Medicine Council of Hong Kong| Chinese Medical Association| Chinese Herbs and Biotech Development Association| Malaysian Association of Traditional Indian Medicine| Taiwan Association for Traditional and Complementary Medicine| Acupuncture Association of India| Indian Integrated Acupuncture Association (Iiaa)| Association of Acupuncture Science Practitioners| Indian Society of Medical Acupuncture| International SuJok Acupuncture Association| The Japan Society of Acupuncture and Moxibustion
Alternative Medicine Companies in USA:
Acupuncture Corporation of America| Jaseng Center for Integrative Medicine| Cape Chiropractic andAcupuncture| Helio USA Inc.| Lotus Spring Acupuncture and Wellness Inc.| CAMRIS International| Seattle Children’s| Amherst Wellness Centre| Sophia Natural Health Center| Dana-Farber Cancer Institute| Canyon Ranch| Joint Ventures| Noom Inc.| Free Range Health| Sutter Health| Volunteer Match| Aurora| Goldthread Herbs| Benefis Health System| Hunterdon Healthcare| Lhasa OMS| Herb Pharm| Gaia Herbs| Bar leans Organic Oils
Alternative Medicine Companies in Asia:
Dasherb Corp.| Wabbo| Natural Remedies| Wujiang Jia Chen Acupuncture Devices Co. Ltd.| Bronze Man Co., Ltd| Wagner Industry Electric Co., Ltd| Jiangmen Xinli Medical Apparatus And Instruments Co., Ltd.| Shanghai Xinhua E-General Merchandise Co., Ltd.| Maanshan Bond Medical Instruments Co.,Ltd.| Beijing Jianlekang Medical Instrument Co., Ltd.| Maanshan Bond Medical Instrument Co., Ltd| Dongguan Advantage Even Electron Limited Company| Guangming Acupuncture needle co.,ltd| Wujiang Kangtai Medical Instrument LTD| Zhuhai Aofute Medtech Co., Ltd.| Suzhou Huachun Acupuncture Instruments Gerneral Co.,ltd| Shanghai Kangyao International Trade Co., Ltd| Suzhou Awin Hospital Products Co Ltd| Shinylink (Shanghai) Industrial Inc.| Gohitech Co.,Ltd.| Hwajin Inc.
Alternative Medicine Companies in Europe:
Brighton Acupuncture| ACA Acupuncture NY Group| Amnish UK Ltd| The Acupuncture Room| Peter Butcher| Phoenix Medical Ltd| AcuMedic Clinic| Cambridge Acupuncturist| Shu Jun Healthcare| Ever well Chinese Medicine Centre| Cambridge Nutraceuticals| Clasado BioSciences| Naturex| Prinova| Kirkman Nutritional Supplements |Bioticom| Melrob| Natural Wellbeing| Pharmaquipe Limited| Vitrition| Bee Health| Pharma Nord| Melanie Leeson Acupuncture| AcuPrime| Brixton Acupuncture| Scarboroughs Ltd| London Cupping Clinic| AcuMedic| Dr Hua Shen Acupuncture| Hijama clinic Birmingham