Pinpoint International Conference Fall 2020

August 2 -August 15, 2020
American College of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine
9100 Park West Drive, Houston Texas 77063

Gain clinical knowledge through clinic observation
Participants will rotate and observe acupuncture treatments at the American College of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine research clinic. Clinical rotations will include observation of patient interaction, patient treatments, herbal prescriptions, and office management.

Gain knowledge in U.S. healthcare regulations and ethical issues
Participants will be introduced to important ethical and regulatory topics including HIPAA, OSHA, and Clean Needle Techniques. The course will introduce important healthcare legal and liability issues that involve all U.S. practitioners.

Practice your language skills
Participants will have the opportunity to practice their language skills. Options to choose between medical Chinese or medical English, and learn basic medical terminologies that are essential in communicating with patients.

Enhance your leadership skills
Participants can enhance their leadership skills, develop teamwork, and help the community through volunteering in non-profit organizations.

Gain new knowledge and receive health screenings
Attend the Pinpoint Conference (date TBD), which includes topics such as Veterinary Acupuncture (acupressure for pets), Acupuncture Facial Rejuvenation, Chinese medicine food therapy and workshops that will identify the strengths and weaknesses of your health by Chinese medicine screenings including face, pulse, eye, ear, and tongue diagnosis.

Relax in weekend excursions
Relax in weekend excursions including NASA Space Center, dolphin sightseeing, George Ranch, and enjoy the Houston Museum of Natural Science.
** Some dates may be flexible.


Cost and Details
The cost is $2050 (U.S.) per person.  This includes meals and excursions but not hotel.

Refund, minus $100 processing fee, will be given to those who cancel in writing by July 15, 2020.

Hotel and Transportation
ACAOM has reserved special rates ($85 per night plus tax) at the Hilton Hotel Westchase. While availability lasts. The hotel is located at 9999 Westheimer Road, Houston TX 77042.  Telephone: 1.713.974.1000.  Hilton provides free shuttle within 3 miles radius from the hotel.

To make reservations, please go to Hilton reservations.
Group name: American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
Corporate account number 3197022

Contact Angela Liou at 713.780.9777 extension 109, or email for more information.