The Academy for Chi-Kung Studies Canada

April 03, 2012 15:31 ET

World Leaders in Qigong ("Chi-Kung") and Traditional Chinese Medicine Set to Gather in Toronto to Discuss the Future of Their Industry for the First Time in History

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 3, 2012) - Grandmaster Stanley Ngui of The Academy for Chi-Kung Studies Canada and Dr. Effie Chow of East West Academy of Healing Arts USA are pleased to announce that the 14th World Congress on Qigong & Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) will take place in Toronto at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, May 25th to 28th, 2012.

"For the first time ever, this event will take place outside the USA. We are very pleased and honored to partner with Dr. Effie Chow to host this years event", said Dr. Stanley Ngui.

Confirmed speakers include Dr. Effie Chow (United States), Dr. Stanley Ngui (Canada), Arthur Rosenfeld (United States), Mantak Chia (Thailand), Marisa Vocca (Italy), and Qin Xiping (Japan) just to name a few.

This year's event will focus on the "root to wellness": strengths of the individual and the group, the effectiveness of different modalities of health and wellness, and creating a path to a better quality of life. The three-day congress will include an opening ceremony featuring performances by The Shaolin Monks and Traditional Chinese Orchestra. The event will also feature keynote speakers, interactive workshops, lectures and demonstrations.

The World Congress on Qigong and Traditional Chinese Medicine, is the leading educational event attracting attendance from a worldwide community including, Qigong masters, Tai Chi masters, Gongfu masters, Traditional Chinese Medicine doctors, physicians, and clinical researchers, as well as other healthcare professionals in natural health care.

The 14th annual World Congress on Qigong and Traditional Chinese Medicine aims to advance the education of natural health practitioners as well as educating the beginner on health and well-being. It also supports the development of clinical research, and facilitates the delivery of high-quality natural healthcare worldwide.

Contact Information

  • The Academy for Chi-Kung Studies Canada
    Justin Ngui
    President of the Executive Council
    (647) 280-2303
    justin.ngui@rogers.com