The first ever conference at the European institutions on Complementary and Alternative Medicine, CAM, took place on Tuesday October 9th in the European Parliament. It was accompanied by a three day exhibition that had demonstrations of reflexology and shiatsu where visitors to the exhibition could sample those modalities. Stands and posters illustrating several CAM modalities, providing publications, and information on access and of the uses of the modalities were also displayed.
Investing in Complementary & Alternative Medicine:
Innovation and Added Value and Saving for European Healthcare
(European Parliament, Brussels, 9 October 2012)
On the 9 October 2012, Members of the European Parliament, health professionals, patients and policy makers gathered in the European Parliament to hear and debate presentations on the innovative added value of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) for European Healthcare.