ASA Year in Review 2017

January 2018 Monthly Review








Congressional Hill Briefing Footage – Acupuncture’s Role in Solving the Opioid Epidemic, The Education of Licensed Acupuncturists in the U.S., A Mother’s Story – Calling for Action on the Opioid Crisis

Report on Congressional Briefing, Washington, D.C. November 8, 2017

Press Release for Congressional Briefing

Journal of Integrative Medicine:  Published Version of Acupuncture’s Role in Solving the Opioid Epidemic

Acupuncture’s Role in Solving the Opioid Epidemic

ASA Comments to FDA Request for Opioid Clinical Guidelines_July 2017_final

ASA Handout:  Acupuncture Before Opioids >

Joint Acupuncture Opioid Task Force Submission to the Centers for Disease Control >

PAINS Project, Never Only Opioids >

Vermont Opioid Bill >

ASA YouTube Channel >

vertcal_image_dry_needlingDry Needling Position Statements and Resources

ASA Position on Dry Needling







Jeanette Hoyt, Understanding Acupuncture’s Role >

Kristen Horner Warren, ACU/DN – What’s the Difference? >

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SAR:  Research Summaries >

SAR:  Publications >

NCCIH:  Acupuncture Research >

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First Annual Meeting Agenda >

First Annual Meeting Post-Report >

Second Annual Meeting American Society of Acupuncturists 2nd Annual Business Meeting Agenda

Second Annual American Society of Acupuncturists Business Meeting Post_Meeting Report

Third Annual American Society of Acupuncturists Congress of the ASA Council: Agenda


vertcal_image_5Board Development and Not-for-Profit Management

Board Source: 101 Board Basics >

Survey and Ballot Systems Guide to Online Voting >

Jacobson Jarvis and Co:  What Board Members Neet to Know about Not-for-Profit Finance and Accounting >

Board Source, Walker, V.   Effective Board Leadership>

vertcal_image_6ASA Activity Reports and Media Coverage

ASA 2016 Year End Report

Acupuncture Today September 2015 – ASA Ready to Impact:

Activity Report November 2015 >

Acupuncture Today Feb 2016 – Meeting Announcement: >

Acupuncture Today May 2016 – Transparency is Key: >

Acupuncture Today January 2018 – ASA 2017 Accomplishments:

Integrator Blog, John Weeks, March 2017
ASA Ready for Next Collaborative Steps

ASA Presidents report ETCMA Conference May 2017



ASA Position Statements

Gainful Employment
ASA Gainful Employment Statement May 2017







International Reports

ISO TC249 December Newsletter 2017