6th International Image Chinese Medicine and 1st World Chan Medicine and Wellness Conference Shaolin, China 31 July - 1 August, 2016

6th International Image Chinese Medicine and 1st World Chan Medicine and Wellness Conference Shaolin, China 31 July - 1 August, 2016

The conference will take place during the first days of the Second Group of Shaolin Retreat.

Shaolin Retreat with Master Xu Mingtang
8th - 29th July, 2016 – Shaolin Retreat group I
29th July - 26th August, 2016 – Shaolin Retreat group II

All participants of Shaolin retreat are invited to attend the conference for free. Transportation and meals will be organized.

Venue of the Conference

Chan Wu Hotel
China, Henan province, Dengfeng, Da yu Road, the western part of Epoling.
Tel: (86-371) 62808833/8800
Address in Chinese: 禅武大酒店,中国河南登封市大禹路鹅坡岭西段.
Web-site: www.chanwuhotel.com

Purpose of the conference

  • To introduce Image Medicine as one of the effective healing methods, to demonstrate the perspective of it’s future development by integration of Chinese ancient techniques and results of modern research
  • Broaden awareness about Traditional Chinese Medicine and affined methods of health recovery and body regulation
  • Contribute to creation of conditions of international cooperation in the area of - - - Traditional Chinese Medicine and affined healing methods by means of discussion and sharing of the experience
  • Introduce Chan Medicine and Chan tradition
  • Introduce Chinese Traditional Physical Exercises

Conference topics

  • Image Medicine
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Alternative therapies and healing methods
  • Chan Medicine and Chan culture
  • Chinese Traditional Physical Exercises

We are inviting

  • Conventional and alternative medicine professionals
  • Medical staff of universities and clinics
  • Representatives of international and national health and educational institutions
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine specialists
  • Image Medicine therapists
  • Health exercises instructors and practitioners
  • Students of medical schools and other helping professions
  • All who are interested in a study and practice of natural healing therapies and self-regulation
  • All who are interested in Chan Medicine
  • All who are interested in Chinese Traditional Physical Exercises

Conference languages

Conference will be held in the following languages: English, Chinese and Russian
Interpretation will be provided within the frame of specified conference languages

Key note speakers

Xu Mingtang

Founder of Image Medicine

Founder of Beijing Kundawell Medical Institute

President of International Mintan foundation

Sun Yongzhang (China)

Director of International Cooperation Department

and representative of

Chinese Association of Chinese Medicine (CACM)

TCM Professor

Shi Yuan Peng (China)

Main editor of religious

Administration Burou

Shi Yan Lin (China)

Executive Director of Shaolin Bookstore

Founder of Shaolin Institute of Kung Fu and Chan Medicine

Director of Chinese Zen Medicine and Kung Fu Research Institute

Head of China Henan Miao Le temple

Vice-president of Research Association of Chinese Medicine Culture

Founder and President of the World Federation of Dharma

Edgars Vasilevskis (Latvia)

MD, PhD Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, Osteopathy, P. Stradins University hospital

Researcher in P. Stradins University, Institute of Anatomy and Anthropology

Researcher in Beijing Kundawell Institute, Image therapist

Martynova Tamara PhD (Ukraine)

Director of the Joint Ukrainian-Chinese society

“DA-YU” LTD, Kiev, Ukraine

Andrea Vickova (Slovakia)

Chairman of Slovakian and Czech ZYQ Association (SAČ ZYQ)

(Bratislava, Slovakia)

Vapu Osman and Vapu Raushan (Kazakhstan)

Image therapists

Almaty, Kazakhstan

Akimova Tatiana (Moldova)

Image therapist

Chisinau, Moldova

Tertychny Evgeny - Ph.D. (Ukraine)

Executive director of the

International Mintan Foundation

Kiev, Ukraine

Nesterenko Larisa (Russia)

Image therapist

Certified specialist in the field of wellness activity (National Institute of Health)

Moscow, Russia

Preliminary schedule

July 31, 2016

8.00 Breakfast
9.00 Departure to Chanwu Hotel
10.00 - 11.00 Opening ceremony
11.00 - 11.15 Group photo
11.15 - 11.30 Break
11.30 - 13.00 Reports
13.00 - 15.00 Lunch break
15.00 - 17.00 Reports
17.00 - Dinner
18.30 - Wushu performance

August 1, 2016

4.30 Departure to Shaolin Monastery
5.00 Excursion and Morning Chan class at Shaolin Monastery
7.30 Breakfast
9.00 - 10.30 Reports
10.30 - 10.45 Break
10.45 - 12.00 Workshops
12.00 - 14.00 Lunch break
14.00 - 16.00 Reports
16.00 - 16.30 Closing ceremony

Conference will also be attended by researchers in the area of TCM and Image Medicine, Chan Medicine practitioners, representatives of Chinese and foreighn organisations. The results of treatment and research work of various experts from many countries of the world will be presented.

Workshops will provide an opportunity to get acquainted with unique and effective methods of Image Medicine, Chan Medicine and Qigong Physical Exercises on a practical level.

Type of participation

  • Visitor
  • Speaker / Presenter

Presentations and publications

Participants may apply to present information in any of the following formats:

  1. Brief oral presentation, 5 - 10 minutes. Please, send the report up to 3 pages for review, translation and potential publication.
  2. Standard oral report, 20 - 30 minutes. Please, send the report up to 10 pages for review, translation and potential publication.
  3. Written article or report for publication in the Conference Journal, up to 10 pages.
    Workshop or demonstration, 30 - 60 minutes. Please, send written layout for review.

All participants have to fill in the application form to register for the conference!


Deadlines for presentations / materials

Applications for oral presentations and workshops will be accepted till 15th May 2016. All materials designed for publication only must be submitted till 15th May 2016. We will make a selection from the submitted materials based on thematic suitability.

After acceptance of the presentation it is necessary for all presenters to submit a power point or PDF version for review until 15th May 2016.

Please, email summaries and presentations to: edu@kundawell.com

Multimedia equipment and support will be available for oral presentations.

Articles and reports will be published in the Journal of the Conference.

Conference organisers

  • Beijing Kundawell Medical Institute
  • Shaolin Pharmacy, Chan Medicine and Kung-fu Research Society
  • Mintan International Charity Foundation

Conference partners

  • Ukrainian Association of Oriental Medicine
  • Chinese Association of Chinese Medicine
  • Slovak and Czech ZYQ Association (SAC ZYQ)
  • Wellness Center “Yellow Tiger” (Moscow, Russian Federation)
  • Wellness Center “Kundawell-Rostov” (Rostov-on-Don, Russian Federation)
  • Lido Sports OLYMPIC PARK (Ufa, Russian Federation)
  • Club “Planet” (Ekaterinburg, Russian Federation)
  • Wellness Center “Kundawell-Odessa” (Odessa, Ukraine)
  • JV “Da Yu” (Kiev, Ukraine)
  • Club “Big Sun” (Minsk, Belarus)
  • Chisinau club “Big Tree” (Chisinau, Moldova)
  • Club “Here and Now” (Almaty, Kazakhstan)
  • Tallinn club ZYQ (Tallinn, Estonia)
  • Latvian ZYQ Association (Riga, Latvia)
  • Club “Arkanas” (Kaunas, Lithuania)
  • Wellness Center “ZYQ” (Tel Aviv - Jaffa, Israel)
  • Centro Oriental ZYQ Perú (Lima, Perú)
  • Slovakian and Czech ZYQ Association (SAČ ZYQ) (Bratislava, Slovakia)
  • ZYQ School of Canada (Ottawa, Canada)
  • North American ZYQ Association (Washington, USA)
  • Qi Gong Marbella (Marbella, Spain)
  • ZYQ Cyprus (Cyprus)
  • Hungarian Qigong Association (Budapest, Hungary)

Online partners

Official website of Beijing Medical Research Kundawell Institute
https://kundawell.com/en/ (English)
https://kundawell.com/ru/ (Russian)

Image Medicine Slovakia

ZYQ Česká republika (ZYQ ČR)

Official German and Austrian ZYQ Website

North American ZYQ Association

Latvian ZYQ Association

Slovakian and Czech ZYQ Association (SAČ ZYQ)

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