ANCHASL Meetings

ANCHASL Meetings are held twice a year (in the Spring and the Fall) at various locations around the state of North Carolina.

NEW DATE FOR FALL MEETING! The ANCHASL Executive Board has rescheduled the Fall Meeting and CE Course to a new date: November 9, 2018. If you have previously registered but you're unable to attend on the rescheduled date, we will be happy to refund your money.

Registration Open: Meeting Rescheduled!
Space is limited so register early!

2018 ANCHASL Fall Meeting and Continuing Education Course
Friday, November 9, 2018 - 9:00 am to 3:15pm
Location: Southern Regional AHEC, 1601 Owen Dr., Fayetteville, NC
Registration Deadline: November 2, 2018
You may register for the entire day (which includes the MLA CE) OR just for the Morning Session with the Graedons only.

Morning Session - Speaker Presentation (9:45-11:15a)
Topic: Consumer Health Information: What We Need to Know
Presenters: Joe and Terry Graedon, hosts of national radio show The People's Pharmacy
Description: Always an ANCHASL favorite, the Graedons will provide us with essential health information about medical and alternative treatment options. Community registrations are welcomed!
You may register just for this session Only. Lunch will be included.

Afternnon Session - MLA CE Course (1:00-3:00p)
Topic: Will Duct Tape Cure My Warts? Examining Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Instructor: Ashley Cuffia, Consumer Health Coordinator, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Southeastern/Atlantic Region, Bethesda, MD
MLA CE Hours: 2
Description: The goal of this face-to-face CE course is to increase understanding of Complementary and Alternative Medicine(CAM). Participants will learn the history of CAM and its impact on medical practices -- how CAM is used, how to avoid "bad science" and how to look up evidence of the effectiveness of CAM therapies. The class will include lecture, discussion, and hands-on training.

Fees (All Day: Morning & Afternoon Sessions)
Members: $55    Non-Members: $70
Student Members: $20    Student Non-Members: $25
Lunch is included in the registration

Fees (Morning Session Only with the Graedons)
All Attendees: $25
Lunch is included in this registration

2018 member dues can be paid here.
Membership: $15    Student Membership: $5 (calendar year)

Agenda

 9:00 - 9:30a Registration & Light Breakfast
 9:30 - 9:45a Welcome and Introductions
 9:45-11:15a Joe and Terry Graedon - "Consumer Health Information: What We Need to Know"
11:30a-12:30p Lunch
12:30 - 1:00p Business Meeting
1:00 - 3:00p Ashley Cuffia - CE Course: Will Duct Tape Cure My Warts? Examining Complementary and Alternative Medicine
3:00 - 3:15p Wrap-up, Discussion, Evaluation

The meeting room is not equipped with computers, but since this is a hands-on session, attendees are encouraged to bring their own laptops or mobile devices. Wi-Fi and electrical outlets will be available.

Directions to Southern Regional AHEC. Parking is Free


Past Meetings