June 26, 2020 – June 27, 2020
Online Webinar hosted by University of Technology Sydney
Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a metabolic disorder in which the level of glucose (sugar) in an individual’s blood becomes too high because the body cannot use it properly.
There are two common forms of diabetes. Type 1 diabetes is due to destruction of the insulin producing islet cells in the pancreas (islet of langerhans). Type 2 diabetes is due to relative lack of insulin after many years of increased insulin production by the pancreatic islets, and resistance to the action of insulin in many tissues of the body, especially in muscle. Symptoms of high blood sugar include frequent urination (polyuria), increased thirst (polydipsia), and increased hunger (polyphagia). If left untreated, diabetes can cause many complications.
Chinese Medicine Management of Type 2 Diabetes:
In traditional Chinese medicine, diabetes is categorised as Xiao Ke Bing. The disorder of Xiao Ke refers to the clinical presentations of excessive drinking, excessive intake of food and excessive urination, thus matching the three characteristic presentations of diabetes.
Main Topic: An Unique experience of Professor Xue Ju Fu’s Treatment of Diabetes based on the Three Generations of Road-Tested Experience (Si Jin Mo, Zhu Chen Yu and Xue Ju Fu)
- A journey of Professor Xue Ju Fu’s practical experience in the management of diabetes under the mentorship of Professor Zhu Chen Yu. In 1969, Professor Xue was formally accepted as a disciple of the renowned TCM diabetic specialist Professor Zhu Chen Yu 祝谌于。In 1986 with the support of Professor Zhu, the first Specialist Integrated Western and Chinese medicine clinic was established and currently known as Beijing Xing Yuan Jin Fang. Through the tutorship of Professor Zhu whose Father-in-law was the famous Si Jin Mo. Professor Xue is very inspired by the effectove treatment strategy of Si Jin Mo’s application of paired herbs.
- The concept of Diabetes and the TCM disorders of Xiao Ke characterised by insatiable thirst, urination and appetite. The traditional treatment strategy of Xiao Ke and Xiao Dan can be differentiated into upper Xiao, Middle Xiao and Lower Xiao with different treatments.
- Si Jin Mo’s Treatment Approach of Diabetes
- Zhu Chen Yu’s Treatment and Pattern Differentiation of Diabetes
- Qi and Yin Deficiency
- Dryness heat entering the blood aspect
- Yin deficiency with hyperactive heat
- Blood stasis pattern
- Yin and Yang deficiency
- A Comprehensive application of Yi Guan Jian in the management of Type 2 Diabetes
Timetable of the Webinar:
Change of Dates and time:
Date: 26th and 27th June 2020
Time: 6pm ~ 9pm each evening with 30 minutes break (Melbourne time) and 8pm~11pm (New Zealand time); 10am~1pm (Europe time)
On Saturday evening, there will be a 30~40 minutes of Q&A.
A link for the live and playback attendees to download shortly after the live webinar.
We apologise for this change of live webinar schedule as we are trying to accommodate all aspects concerned including the request of the speaker.
REGISTRATION FEES & DISCOUNTS
- Live or Replay Webinar: Practitioners: Full registration $375; Early bird $350 (on or before 1st June 2020). This includes a link for playback
- Live or Replay Student: $200; Early bird or $180 (on or before 1st June 2020)
- There will be no live attendance facilty at UTS Sydney due to the COVID-19 restrictions
- Payment by Paypal will incur a surcharge of 3%.
There will be a 30% cancellation fee after 1st June 2020
Method of Payment: Bank Transfer: BSB 033-028 Account number 227996
Paypal: A 3% surcharge if paid by Paypal
Organized by Pearls of Wisdom Chinese Medicine and Co-hosted by University of Technology Sydney
Sponsor: Acuneeds Australia
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About Dr Greta Young Jie De
Greta Young Jie De is a registered Chinese Medicine practitioner with the Chinese Medicine Registration Board Australia, with a focus on the treatment of emotional disorders using Chinese medicine. She is an expert in the classic literature of Chinese… Read more
Professor Xue Ju Fu is the disciple of Professor Zhu Chen Yu who was a renowned diabetes specialist. In 1986, with the support of Zhu Chen Yu the first integrated western and chinese medicine clinic was established which is now the current Beijing Xing… Read more