Let’s Make the Most of AOM Day– October 24!

October 11, 2015

Acupuncture and Otiental medicine day is part of an effort to increase public awareness of the progress, promise, and benefits of AOM.  Let’s make the most of this combined effort to spread great news about our medicine.  Here is an Outreach Tookit  to give you ideas on how to put on events in your office or connect with your community. THE GOAL: To get more registered events on AOM Day than ...

Call for articles for The IL Acupuncturist

September 25, 2015

The next issue of The Illinois Acupuncturist, ILaaom’s annual newsletter, will be published in October 2015. We publish articles from published and first-time writers on topics relating to the practice of acupuncture and Oriental medicine. Deadline for submission is October 1, 2015. This is your chance to be the expert on a topic that you care about, and hundreds of our members and friends will see your name in print. ...

Thank you to everyone who helped make IL Walks for Acupuncture 2015 a great success!

September 17, 2015

Thank you to everyone who walked with us on Sunday at Grant Park!  It was a beautiful day for qi gong with Tom Hurrle, a walk along the lake, and a raffle.  Thank you to our sponsors, walkers, and donors, IL Walks for Acupuncture netted $17,500!  This will go a long way toward supporting acupuncture and oriental medicine here in Illinois. A special thank you to our top fundraiser, Olivia Friedman, ...

Only 2 weeks until IL Walks for Acupuncture!

August 28, 2015

Register today for Illinois Walks for Acupuncture!  ILaaom’s third annual walk-a-thon is a great chance to show your support for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, meet AOM practitioners, and enjoy a 5k walk with beautiful scenery. IL Walks for Acupuncture is not only a fun event and show of solidarity– it’s an important fundraiser to support ILaaom’s lobbying efforts to protect and advance the profession and practice of Acupuncture and Oriental ...

Walk-a-thon prize for top fundraiser is a stay in villa in Turkey!

August 19, 2015

You can still register to join Illinois Walks for Acupuncture and begin fundraising until August 28.  This year’s prize for the top fundraiser or fundraising team is a stay in a 2-bedroom villa in a coastal town near Bodrum City.  The villa, which sleeps four, is withing walking distance of the beach, shopping, and beachfront restaurants and boasts stellar views of the Mediterranean.  TripAdvisor calls Bodrum “one of Turkey’s most popular ...

Walk-a-thon Raffle Prizes!

August 12, 2015

Once again, part of Illinois Walks for Acupuncture will be an exciting raffle.  You can earn raffle tickets by registering to walk, and fundraising– every $100 raised = 10 raffle tickets– or purchase tickets at the event.  Prizes include the following: Gift Basket from Pulling Down the Moon Holistic Health   NCCAOM Diplomate Renewal– $250 value! A 90-minute massage from Aligned Modern Health at any of their 6 locations

Join us for Illinois Walks for Acupuncture on September 13

June 30, 2015

Registration is now open! Please join us for ILaaom’s 3rd annual 5k Walk-a-thon: ILLINOIS WALKS FOR ACUPUNCTURE SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 13th, 8 am-12 pm900 S. Columbus Drive Grant Park, Chicago *Rain or shine Illinois Walks for Acupuncture is both an important fundraiser and a fun opportunity to join fellow members and supporters of the Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine community in support of our profession.  Funds raised by the walk-a-thon will support ...

Upcoming Board of Acupuncture meeting Monday, 8/3

May 28, 2015

The next Board of Acupuncture meeting will be on Monday, August 3rd from 10am-12pm at the James R. Thompson Center on the 9th floor, located at 100 W. Randolph Street in the Loop. Please ask the front desk which room on the 9th floor the meeting will be held in. The open to the public portion of the meeting will begin at 10am and then the closed portion for the board members only will begin later in ...