14 - 17 November 2019




12 - 25 °C


50+ Speakers

WFAS 2019 TURKEY / EC Meeting

Announcement of the Third Session of the Ninth Executive Committee of
World Federation of Acupuncture-Moxibustion Societies

Dear 9th Executive Committee of WFAS,

The 3rd Session of the 9th Executive Committee of WFAS is to be held 16:30-20:30 on 14 November 2019 (local time) in Kaya Palazzo Hotel, Belek, Antalya, Turkey. We hereby call for your attendance and your proposals to WFAS Secretary.

Please kindly note that WFAS 2019 International Symposium on Acupuncture-Moxibustion will open in the morning of 14 November 2019 in the same venue. It is strongly suggested you make arrangements in advance.


The workshops to be held within the scope of the WFAS Congress will be finalized on the basis of your request. You can apply for a preliminary request for workshops by clicking the button below. Finalized workshops registration fees and quotas will be announced on the Congress website.

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WFAS 2019 TURKEY / International Symposium on Acupuncture - Moxibution

Dear Colleagues,

We would like to cordially invite you to the WFAS 2019 International Symposium on Acupuncture – Moxibution to be held on November 14 – 17, 2019 at the Kaya Palazzo Belek Hotel & Convention Center in Antalya – Turkey. The theme of this year’s symposium is ‘International Consensus on Acupuncture and Complementary Medicine’…

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CONGRESS VENUE / Kaya Palazzo Hotel Belek

Address: Kadriye Bölgesi, Üçkum Tepesi Belek – Antalya / TURKEY

Opened its gates to the guests in 2013, Kaya Palazzo Hotel Belek is situated 3 km. away from the Belek city center, 27 km. away from the Antalya International Airport and 35 km. away from the Antalya downtown.

Congress Venue

SCHEDULE / Congress Schedule


Opening Speech Dr. Murat Topoğlu
Opening Speech Prof. Dr. Baha Çelik
Opening Speech Liu Baoyan
Opening Speech Yang Longhui
Opening Speech Prof. Dr. Ahmet Y. Müslümanoğlu
Opening Speech Dr. Kanat Tayfun
Opening Speech Dr. Gerd Ohmstede
Acupuncture and Complementary Medicine Policies of the Turkish Ministry of Health From Yesterday and Today Dr. M. Zafer Kalaycı
Opening Lecture: Ear Acupuncture Terry Oleson


Laser Acupuncture Prof. Gerhard Litscher
Understanding Allergic Rhinitis and its Treatment With Acupuncture Dr. Charles Buck
Western Medical Acupuncture - what does it offer for TCM acupuncture research? Dr. Mike Cumming
Standardized Research Mode of TCM Technology Prof. Dr. Yang Jinsheng
Incubation Project for International Major Science of Acupuncture Medicine Prof. Dr. Jing Xianghong
Systemic Effect of Acupuncture Prof. Dr. Kemal Nuri Özerkan


 Treatment Of Endocrinological Diseases in Acupuncture

The Treatment of Metabolic Syndrom Dr. Thomas Braun
Acupuncture and Neural Therapy in Metabolic Syndrome Dr. Demet Erdoğan
Evaluation of Patients Receiving Acupuncture Treatment for Obesity Dr. Hayriye Alp
Abdonominal Acupuncture on Losing Weight Prof. Dr. Aldo Liguori Italy
Acupunture Anotomy & Kalaycioglu's Hypotheses Prof. Dr. Ahmet Kalaycıoğlu
Acupuncture experiences regarding oncology and lenitherapy in Public Hospitals in Italy Dr. Franco Cracolici
Acupuncture treatment and the risk of urinary tract infection in stroke patients: a nationwide matched cohort study Chun Chuan SHIH
The Beneficial Treatments of Qing Yan Li Ge Tang Decoction in Respiratory Diseases: A reprospective study. Ching-Huey Yang

Laser Acupuncture

The Effectiveness of Laser Acupuncture in Treatment of Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): A Case Study Dr. Abbas Ansari
Laseracupuncture and Photobiomodulation in Female Infertility Dr. Michael Weber
Uniting Eastern and Western Medicine: New Options for treatment by laseracupuncture Dr. Michael Weber
Effect of low-level laser therapy for cosmetics in Taiwan Chao Tsung Chen
Laser acupuncture as an alternative treatment for amphetamine addiction: a pilot study Yi-Hsien Shiao
Laser Acupuncture As A Novel And Effective Alternative Therapy For Women With Overactive Bladder Yu Wei Chang
The Advantages of Laser Acupuncture in Obesity Therapy Wen-Long HU

 Microsystems in Acupuncture

Scalp Acupuncture in the New Cerebellum Area Dr. Andrew Wu
Diagnosis of pathological changes and rehabilitation of patients after a stroke using corpora, auricular and scalp acupuncture, and many other diseases. Anatomical and physiological substantiation of auriculodiagnostics of various diseases, comparison with modern methods Prof. Dr. Olga Kovalenko
Application of chinese scalp acupuncture technique in the treatment of bradykinesia in patient with Parkinson's disease: Case Study Dr. Camille Egidio
Acupuncture is a Magnetic Phenomenon Dr. Nimetullah Reşidi
Aurikülada Limbik Sistem Projeksiyonu Dr. Ayfer Kuzulugil
YNSA Micro Acupuncture Technics Dr. Levent Tekçi
Scalp Acupuncture (YNSA): Therapy in Parkinson´s disease as multimodal approach Dorothea ZEISE-SÜSS
The Japanese Traditional Acupuncture and Moxibustion; the current situation and history overview. Dr. Shuichi KATAI

 Traditional Chinese & Modern Complementery Medicine

The research model of Traditional, Complementary and Integrative Medicines in discussion. Prof. Dr. Ramón Mª CALDUCH
Kan Li Method of Acupuncture, balancing Water an Fire Dr. Reginaldo Filho
TCM in Evidence-Based Medicine - traps and proposals Prof. Dr. Marek Kalmus
Is Integrative Medicine the future of TCM in the Europe? Prof. Dr. Marek Kalmus
Application of Wen’s Modern Acupuncture Prof. Dr. Tsung Kai Wen
The Use of Five Elements Theory in Treatment of Traditional Chinese Medicine Dr. Fatih Akçal
Akupunkturun Etki Mekanizması Prof. Dr. Cemal Çevik
Akupunkturun Bilimsel Alt Yapısına Yaklaşım; Primovasküler Sistem ve Fasyoloji Prof. Dr. Ali Yılmaz
Literatürlerle GETAT Uygulamaları Prof. Dr. Ali Yılmaz
Using Four-Element System In TCM and Acupuncture Dr. E. Hakan Eraltan
TCM Therapy in Shock Treatment Dr. Andrew Wu

 Acupuncture Treatment for Locomotor Diseases

Importance of Acupuncture in Physical and Rehabilitation Prof. Dr. Baha Çelik
Acupuncture for Musculoskeletal Degeneration Dr. Koosnadi Saputra
New Acupuncture Points – Neck and Upper Back Stiffness Points Dr. Andrew Wu
Discovering and Acupuncture Ashi Points paravertebral Dr. Thomas Meyer
Kas İskelet Sistemi Ağrılarında Akupunktur Kullanılan Geriatrik Hastalarda Kognitif Fonksiyonların Seyri Dr. Fatma Tamara Köroğlu
Fibromiyalji Hastalarında Akupunkturun Yeri Doç. Dr. Fatma Gülçin Ural

 Acupuncture Use for Infertility

Acupuncture for pregnant women, one example: Dynamic dystocia’s Dr. Denis Colin
The evaluation of acupuncture on reproductive outcome on the oocyte retrieval in IVF Cui Shuli
Treating male fertility problems with acupuncture Dr. Olivia Krammer Pojer
Our strategies of infertility treatment with acupuncture and TCM, supporting  methods and strategies of Western reproductive medicine Dr. Jessica Noll
Enhancing Fertility in Men Through Acupuncture Dr. Juliana Tjandra
Acupuncture and other complementary medicine interventions to address mental health, may be critical for improving male and female fertility as well as child health Suzanne Tapper
İnfertilite ve Invitrofertilizasyonda Akupunktur ve Nöralterapi’nin yeri ve etkinliği Dr. Demet Erdoğan

 Moxibution and Cupping Therapy

Clinical Study on Relationship between Fading Change of Cutaneous Hyperemia-erythema after Cupping on Back-shu Acupuncture Points and Serum Cholesterol /HDL-C Ratio level Youhong HOU
Introducing “Fateh Massage”; an Iranian Traditional Medicine Deep Tissue Release Method Parva Namiranian
Cupping and Complementary Medicine Combination Dr. Turanşah Tümer

 Acupuncture in the Treatment of Addictions

The Effectiveness of Acupuncture in the Absence of Placebo. Dr. Donnchadh Lawler
Smoking Addiction and Acupuncture Prof. Dr. M. Tuğrul Cabıoğlu
Acupuncture in Dendistry Dt. Tijen Secerli Dürer

 Acupuncture and Pain Treatment

Postoperative Pain Managment with Acupuncture Prof. Dr. İlhan Öztekin
Motion Acupuncture for Musculoskeletal Pain Prof. Dr. Decheng Chen
Kronik Pelvik Ağrı Sendromunda Geleneksel ve Tamamlayıcı Tıp Yöntemleri ile Tedavi Yaklaşımları Dr. Tijen Acarkan
Kronik Pelvik Ağrılı Hastalarda Ağrı Engellilik Ölçeği ve Ağrı Düzeyi Üzerinde Akupunktur ile Nonsteroidal Antiinflamatuar İlaç Etkinliğinin Karşılaştırılması Dr. Fatma Tamara Köroğlu
Kronik Gerilim Tipi Baş Ağrısında Kore Akupunktur Tedavisinin Klinik Etkinliğinin Araştırılması Dr. Serhat Koran
Long-Term Results of Lumbar Hernia Treatment in Acupuncture Dr. Bülent Özdemir

 Neurological Disorders and Acupuncture

Tinnitus: acupuncture treatment Dr. Franco Cracolici, Dr. Giulia Braccesi
Recompilation of various researches on the underlying mechanism of acupuncture and their relation with diverse neurological areas Dr. Enrique Antonio Blanco
Effect of Acupuncture in Bell's Palsy:  Case series. Uzm. Dr. Evren Kul Panza
Acupuncture And The Brain From Neuroscientific Perspective Prof. Dr. Şükrü Torun
Application of the Chinese scalp acupuncture technique in the treatment of hemiparesis in patients post ischemic stroke: Clinical case. Camille Egidio
Acupuncture for Cerebral Vascular Accident -From Bed to Bench Yu-Chen Lee
Acupuncture treatment decreased the risk of ischemic stroke in patients with rheumatoid arthritis Mao-Feng Sun
Optic Nephropathy and Multiple Sclerosis: Role of Acupuncture in Prognosis and Live Quality Improvement U Cheng Kuok
Effectiveness of Acupuncture for Trigeminal Neuralgia Mauro CUCCI
Knowledge, Acupuncture-Neuroscience, Will: The Pillars Of Medical Science Liang Gan Hoo
Akupunktur ile kilo kontrolünde uyku bozukluğu tedavisinin başarıya etkisi Uzm. Dr. Nalan Erdem
Acupuncture Approach in Migraine Uzm.Dr. Ali Doğan

 What is the future of Acupuncture?

International Clinical Practice Guidelines for Acupuncture Dr. Arne Klausland
The WHO ICD 11 contributions to scientific evidence in Acupuncture. Prof. Dr. Ramón CALDUCH
The importance of scientific evidence in the 'International Consensus on Acupuncture and Complementary Medicine'. Prof. Dr. Ramón CALDUCH
Pharmacupuncture In Terms Of Pharmacognosy Ecz. Dr. Murat Zor
The Importance of Complementary Medicine in Classical Medicine in the 21st Century Dr. Şuayip Dağıstanlı
Pharmacupuncture Prof. Dr. M. Tuğrul Cabıoğlu
5-Element-Ağırmetal ilişkisi Dr. Doğu Yıldırım
Current Situation of Japanese Traditional Acupuncture Dr. Sho YOKOYAMA

 Psychiatric Diseases and Acupunture

Complementary Acupuncture Points Treatment of Insomnia: Simple, Convenient and Effective Mengxiao Sun
Acupuncture and Stres (Stress and Integrative Medicine) Dr. Aurelia Guzzo, Dr. Alessandra Franco

Acupunture and Miscelenous Diseases

The Pilot Study of spectral indexes of the blood pressure waveform in patients with breast cancer receiving chemotherapy and Kuan-Sin-Yin Chao-Tsung Chen
The Link Between Acupuncturist Fatigue and Potential Adverse Events Whilst Practicing Acupuncture Dr. Donnchadh Lawler
Acupuncture Increases Human Skin Temperature, Measurable by Digital Thermometer Shang-Jin Shi
Kronik Non-İnflamatuar Prostatit (NIH Kategori IIIB) Hastalarında Akupunktur Sonuçlarımız Uzm. Dr. Sevim Bahar Bedirhan
Yeni Bir Bilim Paradigması Olarak Kaos Teorisi ve Akupunktur ile Uyumu Dr. Aydın Kendirci
Monitoring Abdominal Blood Flow Changes in a Patient Who Have Been Applied Meizen Technique: A Case Report Prof. Dr. Füsun Şahin
Protecting public safety by ensuring qualified acupuncture practice Ke Yuan Li
Akupunktur Uygulamasında Derin Veya Yüzeyel İğlemenin Tedavi Üzerindeki Etkileri Prof. Dr. Banu Çaycı
School of the Middle - The Importance of Zang Fu Spleen in Health Balance in this Century Rogério Costa
Akupresürün laparoskopik kolesistektomi sonrası gastrointestinal fonksiyonlara etkisi Prof. Dr. Seher Deniz Öztekin
The positive effects of moxibustion on overweight adolescent girls Tse Hung Huang
Reevaluation  of Chinese Classical Meridian Therapy for a variety of diseases from orthopediac to refrectory diseases. HolloSalus Yasuyuki Sano
The Effect of Gum Chewing on Abdominal Pain and Nausea Caused by Polyethylene Glycol Solution Used for Intestinal Cleansing before Colonoscopy Dr. Aylin Aydın Sayılan
Acupuncture For Stimulation High Growth of Body Dr. Koosnadi Saputra
Geleneksel Ve Güncel Tıp Teşhis Yöntemleri İle Karşılaştırmalı Vaka Sunumu Dr. Doğu Yıldırım
The Beneficial Treatments of Qing Yan Li Ge Tang Decoction in Respiratory Diseases: Retropective Study Ching-Huey Yang


 Biotheraphy (Maggot Therapy and Hirudotherapy)

Hirudopunktur : Tıbbi Sülüklerle Akupunktur Tedavisi Dr. Batu Bayar
The use of leeches in reconstructive plastic surgery Prof. Dr. Kosta Y. Mumcuoğlu
Maggot debridement therapy worldwide Prof. Dr. Kosta Y. Mumcuoğlu
Maggotlarin Yara İyileşmesindeki Etkileri Prof. Dr. Ayşegül Taylan Özkan


Ağrı Tedavisinde Hızlı Bir Yaklaşım; HYT; Hipnotik Yeniden İşleme Tekniği Dr. Haluk Alan
Travma Tedavilerinde Güvenli Yer Çalışması; SIĞINAK Dr. Haluk Alan
Case Report: Hypnotherapy as Combined with Photodynamic Therapy in Patients with Central Serous Chorioretinopathy Dr. İbrahim Ethem Ay
Akupunktur Uygualamaları İle Hipnotik Telkin Kombinasyonları Nasıl Yapılır? Dr. Sinan Güzel
İBT (İçsel Bilge Terapisi) - IST (Inner Sage Therapy) Dr. Sinan Güzel
AUCH metodunda kullanılan otohipnoz tekniği ile Soliman El Akupunkturunun benzerliği Dr. Ali Özden Öztürk

 Phytotherapy & Aromatherapy & Diet

Türkiye'de Çocuk Sağlığı ve Hastalıklarında Fitoterapi Uygulamları Dr. Ahmet Aydınalp
Phytotherapy on Scientific Base Prof. Dr. İlkay Erdoğan Orhan
Oksidatif stres faktörleri ve hormetik etkileri Prof. Dr. Abdürrahim Koçyiğit
Quality Control and Standardization in Phytotherapeutics Prof. Dr. Murat Kartal
Phytopharmacy Practice in Turkey and in the World Prof.Dr. Emine Akalın Uruşak
HPA Aksı Düzenlemede Aromaterapi (Stres, anksiyete, depresyon) Uzm.Ecz. Hülya Kayhan
Fitoterapinin Sigara Üzerine Etkisi Dr. Serdar Özgüç
Kronik Hastalıklarda Fitoterapi Dr. Serdar Özgüç
Popüler Diyet Akımlarının Vücut Ağırlığı ve Sağlık Üzerine Etkileri Prof.Dr. Nevin Şanlıer
Mikrobiota Ve Metabolik Denge Dr. Nezir Çelik
Mikrobiyota / Beslenmenin Bakteriyel Epigenetiğe Etkileri Prof. Dr. Zeynep Vidinli Sümer

 Ozone Therapy

Bel Boyun Fıtıklarında Diskoliz (Intradiscal Ozon Enjeksiyonu) Prof. Dr. Nurettin Lüleci
Klinik Ve Preklinik Veriler Işığında Medikal Ozon Tedavisi Prof. Dr. Celalettin Avni Babacan
Alternative Treatment in COPD Patients: Rectal ozone therapy Uzm. Dr. Belgin Küçükkaya
Tip 2 Diyabet Ve Ozonterapinin Tedavideki Etkinliği Uzm. Dr. Hasan Karaağaç
Osteoartritlerde Intraartkilüler Ozon ve PRP Kullanımı Uzm. Dr. Lale Yeprem


Palyatif Tedavide Homeopatinin Yeri Dr. Altunay Ağaoğlu
Holistik Yöntemlerin Hasta Yaklaşımında Homeopati ile Entegrasyonu Dr. H. Gökhan Şentürk
Kanser Hastasına Homeopatik Yaklaşım Dr. H. Gökhan Şentürk

 Osteopaty, Chiropractic, Reflexotherapy, Manuel Therapy, Kinesiology

Kas İskelet Sistemi Problemlerinde Reflexology Uzm. Dr. Hicran D. Uşan
Chiropractic Management of Disc Herniations Dr. Ali Donat
Nörophysiological Effects of Spinal Manipulation Dr. Mustafa Hulusi Ağaoğlu
Akupunktur ve manuelterapi uygulamalarında  nörofizyolojik mekanizmalarda benzerlikler Prof. Dr. Cihan Aksoy

 Neural Therapy

Migren ve Gerilim Tipi Baş ağrılardında etkin Nöralterapi + Akupunktur Kombinasyonu Prof. Dr. Hüseyin Nazlıkul
Nöralterapi Ve Ağrı Nöralterapinin Ağrı Tedavisindeki Yeri Ve Önemi Prof. Dr. Hüseyin Nazlıkul
İnfertilite ve IVF-İnVitroFertilizasyon’da Nöralterapi ile elde edilen sonuçlar Dr. Demet Erdoğan
Fibromiyalji Sendromu’nda Nöralterapinin Yeri ve Önemi Doç. Dr. Fatma Gülçin Ural
Acupuncture Proved To Be More Effective Than Neural Therapy And Hyaluronic Acid Injection For Shoulder Pain: Two Case Series Uzm. Dr. Evren Kul Panza


Plantar Fasiitli Hastalarda Proloterapi Tedavisinin Etkinliği Uzm. Dr. Elvan Kanat
Grade 4 gonartrozda proloterapi olgu sunumu Uzm. Dr. Hasan Karaağaç
Postur ve Proloterapi Dr. Hasan Doğan

 Quantum, Psychoneuroimmunology, Bioresonance

Allergy and Smoking Treatment with Bioresonance Method Dr. Sinan Akkurt


Yaşlanma Karşıtı İz ve Leke Tedavileri Dr. Ahmet Atalık
Migren Tanısı Almış Hastalarda Mezoterapinin Etkinliği Uzm. Dr. Elvan Kanat
Over rezervi yetersiz infertilite olgularında farklı bir uygulama ile gebelik elde etme (Vaka sunumu) Uzm. Dr. Pınar Turan
Musculoskeletal Hastalıklarda Mezoterapi ile Ağrı Tedavisi Dr. Duygu Demirok
Mezoterapi Endikasyonları ve Uygulama Alanları Dr. Ahmet Atalık

 Cupping Therapy

Toksik Metal Şalasyonunda Hacamatın (Wet Cupping) Yeri Dr. Nezir Çelik
Hastalarda Hacamat Uygulamasının Oksidatif Stres Markerları üzerine Etkileri Dr. Harika Tercan


Müzik ve ritmin ağrı ile ilişkileri (interaktif uygulamalı sunum) Dr. Şerafettin Özdoğan


Traditional Chinese Medical differentiated therapy on Opportunistic Fungal Infection of 59 Patients with immuno-compromised syndrome Youhong HOU
Clinical Study on Relationship between Fading Change of Cutaneous Hyperemia-erythema after Cupping on Back-shu Acupuncture Points and Serum Cholesterol /HDL-C Ratio level Youhong HOU
The Evaluation of Acupuncture on Reproductive Outcome on the Oocyte Retrieval in IVF Shuli Cui
The Effects of Acupuncture on Social Living in Migraine Marjan Zaletel
The effects of acupuncture on blood pressure, heart rate, and heart rate variability in patients with mild hypertension. Kenichi Kimura
Overviewing Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews for recent trend of acupuncture research Yasuhisa Kaneko
The relation between the diagnosis in oriental medicine and facial cosmetic trouble. Rie Nishimura
Acupuncture Treatment Of Severe Jaw Pain In Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Yuho Hayashi
Evaluation of acupuncture for obstructive sleep apnea: A literature review Tzu-Hsuan Wei
Comparative study about one bone proportional measurement based on height and one finger-cun measurement Nguyen Van Dan
Positive effects of fucoidan on ethanol-induced mitochondrial dysfunction in FL83B mouse hepatocytes Chin-Chang Chen
Please note that abstract headers must be in title case (first letters capitalized only), with the exception of abbreviations. Dr. Mehmet Şeker
One session acupuncture treatment for smoking addiction Uzm. Dr. Özlem Özer Dişci
Sporcularda bel , kalça ve kasık ağrılarında geleneksel ve tamamlayıcı tıp yöntemlerinin kullanımı Dr. Mustafa Tansel Turan
Effects of Noninvasive Mechanical Skin Stimulation to the Cavum Concha by Microcones on Autonomic Nervous Activity during Mental Arithmetic Task Hidetoshi Hoshikawa
The effects of sacral acupuncture stimulation about cyclophosphamide (CYP)-induced frequent urination model rat. Takayasu Murakami
Changes in brain trace substances by tactile stimulation to Acupuncture point. Hiroyuki Nakazawa
Effect on Acupressure on Postoperative Pain: A Systematic Review Öykü Kara
Şiddetli Kaşıntı Ve Döküntü İle Seyreden Bir Hastada Homeopatik Yaklaşım Bilgi Çubukçu
Beneficial Of Acupuncture Therapy In Chronic Low Back Pain With And Without Radiculopathy Marija Cesar Komar
The State, Status And Education In The Field Of Acupuncture In Slovenia After 40 Years Marija Cesar Komar
Study of the effectiveness of the direct moxibustion for breech presentation Keiko Tsujiuchi
The Effect of Foot Reflexology Massage on Burn-Specific Pain Anxiety and Sleep Condition of Patients Hospitalized in the Burn Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Masoumeh Bagheri-Nesami
Application of Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) in Assessing Clinical Performance of Undergraduates of Chinese Medicine Cheng Chan Yang
Kronik ağrılı bir hasta için Akupunktur tedavisi Uzm. Dr. A. Duygu Şilte Karamanlıoğlu
Effects of Stimulating Dadun (LR1, well point) for Gastric Complaints - Comparison between Press Tack Needles and Sham Acupuncture Needles Mieko Nagumo
Lökopenide akupunktur tedavisi Dr. Ayşe Kasımay
GETAT Uygulamalarının Aile Hekimliği Uzmanlığına Entegrasyonu Büşra Akgün
Sebebi bilinmeyen bir Lökopenide akupunktur tedavisiyle düzelme kaydedilen hastanın vaka sunumu Dr. Kanat Tayfun

Turkish doctors will speak in Turkish, other workshop doctors will speak in English. There will be no simultaneos tranlations

Acupuncture on Losing Weight Dr. Murat Topoğlu (Simultaneos Translations)
Ear Acupuncture Dr. Terry OLESON – USA (Simultaneos Translations)
Kas-İskelet Hastalıklarında Auriküloterapi Dr. Ayfer Kuzulugil
Cosmetic Acupuncture Dr. Asuman Kaplan Algın
Laser Acupuncture Dr. Michael WEBER – Germany (Simultaneos Translations)
Üç Döngü Akupunktur Prof. Dr. Cemal Çevik
Mikro Kolon Akupunktur Prof. Dr. Cemal Çevik
Smoking Cessation with Acupuncture Application Prof. Dr. Tuğrul Cabıoğlu
METABOLİK SENDROM - (Obezite, Hipertansiyon, İnsülin Direnci, Lipid Metabolizması Bozukluğu) Dr. Demet Erdoğan
Tamamlayıcı Tıp Tedavilerinde Spesifik Noktaların Önemi ve Omura Testi Prof. Dr. Kemal Nuri Özerkan
Biological Clock Method in Acupuncture Dr. Nimetullah Reşidi
Acupuncture and Manuel Muscle Test (Kinesiology) Dr. Hakan Eraltan
YNSA Acupuncture (Yamamoto New Scalp Acupunture) Dr. Levent Tekçi
Apitherapy Dr. Ali Timuçin Atayoğlu
Biorezonans Uygulamaları (Biorezonans metodunun uygulandığı hastalık gruplarının farkındalığı) Dr. Sinan Akkurt
Neurophysiological affects of Spinal Manipulative Therapy (SMT)
Chiropractic Approach to Lumbar Disc Herniations
Dr. Mustafa Ağaoğlu
Dr. Ali Donat
Hirudotherapy Dr. Batu Bayar
Homeopathy & Pediatry Dr. Altunay Ağaoğlu
Hypnosis Dt. Eşref Müezzinoğlu
Hipnoz Uygulamasında AUCH© Metodu İndüksiyon Ritüellerinin Akupunktur Noktaları ile Benzerliği Dr. Ali Özden Öztürk
Hypnosis – HYD (Hipnotik Yeniden İşleme Terapisi) Dr. Haluk Alan
Maggot Therapy Prof. Dr. Kosta Y. Mumcuoğlu
Prof. Dr. Ayşegül Taylan Özkan
Prof. Dr. Uğur Uslu
Mesotherapy (Yaşlanma Karşıtı-Estetik Mezoterapi ) Dr. Ahmet Atalık
Mesotherapy Dr. Bülent Özdemir
Moxibution and Cupping – Kupa Hacamat ve Getat Kombinasyonları Dr. Turanşah Tümer
Musicotherapy Prof. Dr. Şükrü Torun
Neural Therapy Prof. Dr. Hüseyin Nazlıkul
Osteopatyh for Chronic Pain Management Uzm. Dr. Hicran UŞAN
Ozone Therapy and Endications Uzm.Dr. Lale Yeprem
Phytotherapy (Türkiye ve Dünay Piyasasındaki En Çok Tercih Bitkisel Ürünler) Prof.Dr. Hayriye G. Saltan İşcan
Prolotherapy Uzm. Dr. Hasan Karaağaç
Prolotherapy - Lumbosakral Sorunlarda Proloterapi Dr. Hasan Doğan
Prolotherapy Uzm.Dr. İlker Solmaz
Acupuncture Treatment for Neurologic Disordes (MS, Paralysis etc ) Prof. Dr. Amir Hooman Kazami
Quantum Tıp Yöntemi Prof. Dr. Ahmet Kalaycıoğlu
Parallelisms between Acupuncture, Neuroscience and Informatics Dr. Liang Hoo Gan
Ayurveda Dr. Ender Saraç
Aromatherapy (HPA Aksı Düzenlemede Aromaterapi (Stres, Anksiyete, Sepresyon)) Uzm.Ecz. Hülya Kayhan
Lokomotor Hastalıklarda Akupunktur Doç.Dr. Fatma Gülçin Ural

MESSAGE / Presindent's Message

Dr. Murat Topoğlu

Acupuncture Society of Turkey previously organized succesfully the WFAS Congress in Istanbul in 1995. There were only 50 acupuncture expert in whole Turkey and 350 acupuncturist had joined the congress internationally. I was so embarrassed !!

Nowadays, acupunture therapy and traditional – complementary medicine have some much developed that the departments on these departments have been founded in almost all universities and private hospitals within Turkey…


SPEAKER / Congress Speakers

Uzm.Dr.Nüzhet ZİYAL Ph.D

Honorary President of Turkish Society


Prof. Baha Çelik

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Specialist & Acupuncturist


Prof. Dr. Cemal Çevik

Head of Ankara Acupuncture and Complementary Medicine of The Assoiation


Prof. Liu Baoyan

WFAS President


Yang Jinsheng

The Vice President of China Association for Acupuncture and Moxibustion (CAAM)


Dr. Terry OLESON

Psychobiology from the University of California PhD


Prof.Dr. Aldo Liguori

Acupuncture and Pain


Dr. Denis Colin

Président du CFA-MTC


Dr. Michael WEBER

Laser Acupuncture


Prof. Dr. Ramón Mª CALDUCH

Characteristics and trends of global clinical research in acupuncture


Gerd Ohmstede

President ETCMA


Dr. Charles Buck

Chairman of The British Acupuncture Council


Dr Mike Cummings

Medical Director of the British Medical Acupuncture Society (BMAS)


Prof. Dr. Gerhard Litscher

Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine


Juliana Tjandra, S.Kom.,MM

Vice President of WFAS


Dr. Reginaldo Filho

Presidente da Faculdade EBRAMEC


Dr. Thomas BRAUN

The Treatment of metabolic Syndrom


Dr. Harika Tercan

Bezmialem Vakıf Üniversitesi GETAMER


Dr. Demet Erdoğan

Bilimsel Akupunktur ve Regülasyon Derneği Başkanı


Dr. Kanat Tayfun

Sağlık Bil. Üni. Bağcılar Eğ. ve Araştırma Hastanesi



Prof. Dr. Ahmet Kalaycıoğlu

Biruni Üniversite Hastanesi - Anatomi Uzmanı


Dr. Tayfun Sarı



Dr. Olivia Krammer-Pojer

President of OGKA (Austrian Acupuncture Society)


Dr. Ali Özden Öztürk

Tıbbi Hipnoz Derneği (THD) Başkanı


Prof.Dr. Franco Cracolici

Vice President of Italian Federation of Acupuncture Society


Marek Kalmus, PhD

Honorary President of Polish Society of TCM


Prof. Andrew Qi Wu

Vice President and Prof. of Five Branches University, CA USA


Prof.Dr. İrem Tatlı Çankaya

Hacettepe Üniversitesi Farmasötik Botanik Ana Bilim Dalı Başkanı


Prof. Dr. Salih Mollahaliloğlu

Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt Universitesi


Dr. Arne Kausland

Norwegian Acupuncture Association


Prof. Dr. Olga Kovalenko

President of the Ukrainian public organization Ukrainian Association of Reflexotherapy and Medical Acupuncture


Camille Elenne Egídio

Executive President Instituto Long Tao


Prof.Dr. M. Tuğrul Cabıoğlu

Ankara Akupunktur ve Tamamlayıcı Tıp Derneği 2. Başkanı


Prof. Dr. Shuichi KATAI

President, Japan Traditional Acupuncture and Moxibustion Society (JTAMS)



MSc, Board Member of JTAMS, Director of AIM Acupuncture and Moxbustion Clinic in Japan


Prof. Dr. İlhan Öztekin

İstanbul Akupunktur ve Tamamlayıcı Tıp Derneği Başkanı


Prof. Dr. Tsung-Kai Wen

Vice President, Taipei Chinese Medical Association

Taiwan, CHINA

Prof. Dr. Kemal Nuri Özerkan

İÜ Spor Blm. Fak. Eğitim Bölüm Bşk.


Dr. Nimetullah Reşidi



Dr. Hicran UŞAN

Koru Ankara Hastanesi- GETAT Uygulama ve Araş. Mer.


Dr. Bülent Özdemir

GETAT Federasyonu Mezoterapi Çalışma Grubu Başkanı


Dr. Ayfer Kuzulugil



Prof. Dr. Hüseyin Nazlıkul

Bilimsel Nöralterapi ve Regülasyon Derneği Başkanı


Yasuyuki Sano

General Merit Meridians Association


Prof. Dr. Şükrü Torun

Nörolog ve Müzik Terapisti


Dr. Turanşah Tümer

Hacamat Sülük Tedavisi


Chen Shangjie

The Chairman of Acupuncture and Moxibustion Rehabilitation Committee of Guangdong


Yang Yuyang

Executive vice secretary-general and office director of the WFAS


Prof. Dr. Fan Lihong

Party secretary of Shanghai Tenth People’s Hospital


Prof. Fang Yigong

Vice-president World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies


Dr. Li Yuan

Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine


Prof. Dr. Liang Fengxia

Deputy Director and Secretary-General of the Education Working Committee of WFAS


Prof. Dr. Liu Mi

The vice president of the Second Hospital of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine Affiliated to Hunan University of Chinese Medicine


Prof. Dr. Liu Weihong

Professor Institute of Acupuncture and Moxibustion CACMS


Prof. Dr. Ma Jun

The vice President of Hubei University of Traditional Chinese Medicine


Dr. Wan Yiwen

The Director of Shenzhen Acupuncture Association


Prof. Dr. Wang Hua

The Vice-Chairman of the Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion Society


Prof. Dr. Wang Shaojun

China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences (CATCM)


Prof. Dr. Yang Zhixin

Vice President of College of TCM


Dr. Zhou Peng

Vice President of Baoan Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine


Uzm. Dr. Hasan Karaağaç

Bilimsel Proloterapi Derneği Başkan Yardımcısı



Yang Longhui

Deputy Director-General of the SATCM


Prof. Dr. Jing Xianghong

Director of Institute of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, China Academy


Wen Biling

Vice Secretary-General and Director of the Academic Department of CAAM


Luquan Chen

PHD from Beijing University of Chinese Medicine


Prof. Dr. Wu Hanqin

Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine


Prof. Dr. Guo Yuanqi

Chinese Academy of Sciences


Zhang Zhenhai

Hong Kong Registered Chinese Medical Practitioner


Lu Xinling

Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine


Tu Feng

Vice President Hong Kong Association of Chinese Medicine


Ass. Prof. Dr. Li Tie

Deputy Director Project Management Office of Changchun University of Chinese Medicine


Li Yinlong

China Association of Acupuncture and Moxibustion


Prof. Dr. Wang Fuchun

Director of Acupuncture and Massage Research Institute  of Changchun University of Chinese Medicine


Prof. Dr. Chung Kiu Lam

Chinese University of Hong Kong


Prof. Dr. DU Yanjun

Hubei University of Chinese Medicine


Dr. Fatih Akçal






NEWS / Latest Developments

Congress Official Airline

Turkish Airlines is the official airline of “WFAS 2019 International Symposium on Acupuncture – Moxibution” and special discounts are offered on certain booking classes. In order to proceed with the online booking tool for Turkish Conventions please visit the Turkish Conventions website


The symposium will be held on November 14 - 17, 2019.      
Kaya Palazzo Hotel Kadriye Mahallesi, Üçkum Tepesi Mevki,, 07506 Belek - Antalya / Turkey
The average air temperature is predicted to be between 12 °C lowest and 25 °C highest on November 2019 in Antalya.

Transfers between the Airport-Hotel or Hotel-Airport of the participants who have informed the flight ticket information to the Organization Secretariat; One-way transfer is 30 € per person according to your flight time. You can contact the Organization Secretariat at for transfer arrangements.
A large area has been set aside for the exhibition of the pharmaceutical, medical or complimentary medicine companies as well as book publishers. Symposium registration is a must in order to visit the exhibition area which will be open on all congress days.
Turkish Airlines is the official airline of WFAS 2019 International Symposium on Acupuncture - Moxibution” and special discounts are offered on certain booking classes. In order to proceed with the online booking tool for Turkish Conventions please visit the Turkish Conventions website and use the event code 019TKH19 under delegate section.



Kadriye Mahallesi
Üçkum Tepesi Mevki
07506 Belek/Antalya
+90 (242) 710 40 00