11 Nov AACMAC 2019 – CMBA video out now
Dry needling has been one of the most ‘frequently asked questions’ at the forums conducted by the Chinese Medicine Board of Australia (CMBA) and in a recent social research survey conducted by AHPRA. The CMBA Board clearly understands the concerns raised by members of the Chinese medicine profession. This presentation will set out the issues and explain the avenues of action which are available.
Presenters: David Graham & Debra Gillick
Dr Graham has qualifications in pharmacy and pharmacology. He has managed major health and welfare programs in the Federal Government, including being the national manager of the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA). Following retirement from the public service, he has served on a range of not-for-profit and government Boards. Dr Graham is currently an adjunct professor at RMIT University and past Chair of an ISO committee, TC 249, which is developing international standards for TCM and related health systems.
Ms Gillick has qualifications in nursing, occupational health and safety, public sector management and general management. She has managed health-related services and organisations for 40 years and was Registrar of the Chinese Medicine Registration Board of Victoria from its inception in 2001. Since the establishment of the Chinese Medicine Board of Australia in 2011, she has supported the CMBA.