March 15-17, 2024

In Person & Online

University of Silicon Andhra, Milpitas, CA

1521 California Circle, Milpitas, CA 95035

An Extraordinary Line Up of
Brilliant Speakers & Topics in One Weekend In Person and Online!

For Ayurveda Professionals including special tracks for Students.

Come in person and meet our esteemed Speakers in the Ayurveda Community.

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Embark on a Transformative Journey of Well-Being at the CAAM 2024 Conference, "Conscious Health with Ayurveda Masters."

Join us as leading Experts unveil the ancient wisdom of Ayurveda, revealing its profound impact on modern health challenges.

Access the Wisdom of the Conference from anywhere in the world, with live streaming and recordings available for a year.

Immerse yourself in:

In-depth Sessions with Renowed Ayurveda Masters: Gain practical insights from luminaries shaping the future of this holistic science.

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Cutting-edge Research and Contemporary Perspectives: Explore how Ayurveda integrates with Modern Medicine, addressing vital areas like preventative health, longevity, stress management, maternal and reproductive health.

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Vibrant Community & Public Mela: Connect with the Ayurveda Masters,Fellow Practitioners and Wellness Enthusiasts during the Conference and the Open-To-All Community Mela/Fair, fostering collaborations and a diverse community.

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Exhibitor Showcase: Discover innovative products and services that support your holistic health journey.

Whether in-person or online, discover the path to "Conscious Health" at CAAM 2024!

Seize the opportunity to be part of a movement to connect, learn, and contribute to the future of holistic well-being!

18 CE credits for CAAM and/or NAMA certificate for live attendees (either in-person or online).

PRESENTERS

ALL Speakers Live Presentations — Come Meet Them!

Special online appearances by: Dr. David Frawley, Marianne Teitelbaum and Dr. Gopa Kumar.

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Dr. Suhas Kshirsagar, BAMS, MD (Ayurveda)

Dr. Suhas Kshirsagar BAMS, MD (Ayurveda) is a world-renowned speaker, chaired and designed many college curriculums, successfully formulated herbal products and currently co-hosts a podcast on the GITA.

Navigating Life’s Battlefield: Vedanta, Trauma, and Ayurvedic Counseling Insights
Explore life’s challenges through a Vedanta lens by delving into client-centered counseling, trauma, and psychotherapy, including Ayurvedic consultations for positive lifestyle changes and self-empowerment.

Dr. John Douillard, DC, CAP

John Douillard DC, CAP is Creator of LifeSpa.com, with 11 million YouTube subscribers and host of “Ayurveda meets Modern Science” podcast. John is also a brilliant author, researcher and practitioner.

Conscious Longevity
A brilliant exploration of Ayurvedic perspectives on longevity, subtle DNA health, and refining perceptions to thin the veil between the physical and spiritual.

Dr. David Frawley

Dr. David Frawley (Vamadeva Shastri) is an internationally renowned author and teacher (Vedacharya) of Yoga, Ayurveda, Jyotish and Vedanta. He is Director of the American Institute of Vedic Studies & awarded the Padma Bhushan award by Govt. of India.

Ayurveda & Yoga: Dealing with the Challenges of the Digital Age
Explore sustaining physical and psychological immunity, promoting Ojas, and cultivating higher consciousness amidst the challenges of a toxic urban environment, social disruption & the influence of AI.

Dr. Tanuja Nesari

A Mover and Shaker in the world of Ayurveda heading over 50 Ayurveda Schools and overseeing Evidence based research in Ayurveda.

Harmony in Healthcare: Integrating Ayurveda and Western Medicine through Evidence-Based Research
Discover the synergy of Ayurveda and Western Medicine as Dr. Tanuja, who oversees over 50 Ayurveda Universities, explores India’s evidence-based research & healthcare integration.

Dr. Marianne Teitelbaum

With a Summa Cum Laude degree in Chiropractic Medicine, she studied Ayurveda at Maharishi Ayurveda plus 17 years 1:1 under the tutelage of Vaidya Rama Kant Mishra. Dr. Teitelbaum is also the author of many books.

Upgrading Ayurveda for the 21st Century- New Treatment Protocols
An exciting discussion of new treatment protocols developed to address modern illnesses that the ancients couldn’t have foreseen. Detoxing too fast can damage the Body.

Dr. Dilip Gadgil, BAMS, MD (Ayu), MPhil (Sanskrit)

Dr. Dilip Gadgil is an award-winning sought-after Ayurveda Scholar, practitioner & researcher. He headed the monumental work: “TrishKhanda Kosha” 13 volumes, 4,000 pages each! Now he turns to combining Ayurveda and Yoga with groundbreaking research on the impact of breath in balancing the Mind and Body.

Ayur-Yoga combinations for Health and Diseases: Koshtha-Shakha Gati for Pranayama
For the last 3 years Dr. Gadgil has been researching the Caraka Samhita and Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras to cross-reference the use of breath to create Shakha-Koshtha Gati balance. This deep work is being introduced for the first time in Ayurveda.

Dr. Rasik Pawaskar, MD (Ayu)

Mentored by some of India’s finest, Dr. Rasik is an amazing Ayurveda and Sanskrit Scholar, Teacher, Practitioner, Researcher and a software developer for Ayurveda clinics. His talks are brilliant.

Navigating Teenage Challanges: Ayurvedic Insights Into Psychological Wellbeing
Discover how Ayurveda addresses teenage psychological challenges by emphasizing the intricate relationship between the mind (Mana) and the seven bodily tissues (Dhatus) through Ayurveda.

Dr. Madan Thangavelu, PhD

Dr. Madan Thangavelu is a Cambridge-based Genome Biologist with groundbreaking research & discoveries. He catalyzes discussions & debates globally on transdisciplinary approaches for advancing & growing a Global One Health Agenda.

Globalizing Ayurveda in the 22nd Century: A Unique Perspective: The Confluence of Wisdom and Contemporary Biology
Explore the timeless treasures of Ayurveda & AYUSH systems for future health, from planetary challenges to personalized well-being. Founded on transdisciplinary research inspired by contemporary biology.

Dr. Sarita Shrestha, MD Ayurveda (Gynecology & Obstetrics)

Dr. Sarita Shrestha is internationally renowned and received multiple awards for her groundbreaking work in women’s health in Nepal and presented over 200 papers internationally.

Nurturing Life from Conscious Conception to Birth in Ayurveda
Uncover the sacred journey of life inside the womb with Ayurvedic insights on conscious conception, the special gift of progeny and the holistic approach to ensuring a healthy pregnancy and smooth birthing.

Dr. Jeffrey D. White, MD

Dr. White is a board-certified Medical Oncologist, Cancer Researcher and Director of NCI’s Office of Cancer Complementary and Alternative Medicine.

A Dialogue & Collaborative Exchange on Research between Medical Oncology & Ayurveda
Two experts from different fields of Medicine will discuss Cancer. Dr. Jeffrey White from the perspective of Western Functional Medicine and Dr. Dilip Gadgil who is internationally known for his research in Cancer using Ayurveda. A MUST SEE!

Dr. Gopa Kumar, MD (Ayu), PhD

Dr. Gopa Kumar is a gold medalist and received several Best Ayurveda Teacher awards in India. Known Internationally for his Scientific Papers, he specializes in Ayurvedic Pathology and General Medicine.

Comprehensive Approach to Diabetes Management: Ayurvedic Insights and Preventative Protocols
Dr. Gopa Kumar explores the stages & Ayurvedic management of Diabetes Mellitus, preventive protocols against complications & the essential role of Stress, PK and Rasayana in diabetes care.

Dr. VL Shyam, BAMS, MD (Ayu), MPhil (Business Mgmt.)

Dr. VL Shyam is a Consultant on WHO Benchmark Documents, he has introduced Ayurveda into the UAE, has won several awards and implemented over 60 projects in the last 20 years.

Unlocking Longevity: The Essence of Rasayana Therapy for Healthy Aging
Rasayana Tantra: Unraveling the secrets of rejuvenation, immunomodulation & healthy aging in Ayurveda, exploring herbs, nutrition & the pivotal role of “Sara” (Essence) in age-related diseases.

Dr. Ish Sharma, MD (Ayu)

Dr. Ish Sharma has made his mark introducing Ayurveda into the Schools of Mauritius and will share his expertise in the vision of impacting future generations.

Unlocking Wellness : Introducing Ayurveda in Primary Schools – Impacting Future Generations
Inspiring Parents, Schools and all Practitioners, how did Dr. Sharma introduce Ayurveda into Mauritius’ primary schools, instilling holistic health habits and preventing NCDs among children.

Kashyap Jared Fisher (Ayurvedic Physician)

Dr. Kashyap Jared Fisher is an Ayurvedic Physician trained in gurukul style in Pune. He has treated 1000’s of patients in his full time Ayurveda and Pancha Karma practice at Arogya Life, CO.

Yapya: Ayurvedic Insights into Navigating Incurability in Clinical Practice
Delve deep into a forbidden topic! Ayurveda’s unique approach to addressing the inherently untreatable in clinical practice, transforming incurability into an initiation and unveiling revelational insights.

Dr. Vivek Shanbhag, ND, MD-Ayurveda

Dr.Vivek Shanbhag is a California Licensed Naturopathic Doctor with 35 years’ experience as an Ayurveda MD, Professor & Best-seller – The Founding Dean of the Sch.of Ayurveda & Natural Medicine at Univ. of Silicon Andhra in California.

Treating Chronic Skin Diseases with Ayurvedic Psycho-somatic Methods
This is an exciting dialogue Panel with Dr. Sivamani a Board certified Dermatologist and Ayurveda Practitioner and Dr. Shanbhag a Naturopath and Ayurveda MD(Ayu) whose thesis on skincare won him a gold medal. They will discuss chronic skin diseases using clinically proven Ayurvedic practices with integration of psycho-somatic methods of Ayurveda and Naturopathic Medicine.

Dr. Ashlesha Raut, BAMS, MD (Ayu)

Vaidya Ashlesha Raut is a third generation Ayurvedic Physician for 20 years. She is the Founding President of AUM, and Director at Ayurveda for Healing Inc.

An Unusual Dialogue – The Golden Phase of the Feminine: Menopause
Drs. Ashlesha Raut and Sarita Shrestha discuss the golden age of the feminine journey during menopause, guiding women to not just endure but thrive using Ayurvedic wisdom.

Dr. Rucha Kelkar, BAMS, PT, DPT

Renowned award-winning Ayurvedic Practitioner, clinician, educator and researcher. Dr. Kelkar is also a published author and speaker with over 20 years’ experience. She serves as the Chair of Mount Madonna Institute, College of Ayurveda.

Artavavaha Srotas: Research and Clinical Approach
A deep consciousness-based approach to understanding Artavavaha Srotas, influenced by doshas, the mind, and the moon, featuring practical case studies and experiential herbal protocols.

Vaidya Jayarajan Kodikannath, BSc., BAMS, AD

Vaidya Jayarajan Kodikannath is an Internationally renowned Ayurvedic Scholar, researcher, educator and author with over 20 years’ experience. CEO of Kerala Ayurveda USA and President of NAMA.

Clinical Challenges Solutions and Contraindications for Mental Health
Explore the Ayurvedic approach to clinical management of mental health, including contraindications in meditation & pranayama. Valuable insights for Ayurvedic students and professionals.

Vaidya Anupama Kizhakkeveettil, BAMS, LAc, CMT, PhD

Vaidya Anupama Kizhakkeveettil LAc, BAMS is an Internationally renowned Ayurveda Professor, Practitioner, Researcher, & on the boards of professional organizations including CAAM, NAMA & AAC.

Ayurvedic Insights on Osteoarthritis: A Holistic Approach to Management
Explore the holistic management of Osteoarthritis through Ayurvedic principles, lifestyle modifications, and clinical studies, offering a comprehensive summary of the Ayurvedic perspective on OA.

Dr. Rammohan Rao, PhD, CAP, RYT

Rammohan Rao, PhD, CAP, RYT, holds a PhD in Neuroscience focusing on a systems-based, integrative approach to Neurodegenerative diseases. He is a NAMA and IAYT certfied AP, IAYT certified Yoga Teacher & on the faculty of the California College of Ayurveda.

From Bench to Bedside & Back: A Deeper Understanding of Majja
Drawing from the wisdom of Ayurveda & bolstered by compelling scientific research, Dr. Ram provides a comprehensive toolkit encompassing both theory and experiential understanding of the Nervous system.

Dr. Raja Shivamani, MD, MS, AP

Dr. Raja Sivamani is a Board Certified Dermatologist, Bioengineer and Ayurveda Practitioner, leading many researches in gut-skin axis, the microbiome. He merges modern research with a personalized approach to each patient in nutrition, and topical ingredients.

Treating Chronic Skin Diseases with Ayurvedic Psycho-somatic Methods
This is an exciting dialogue Panel with Dr. Sivamani a Board certified Dermatologist and Ayurveda Practitioner and Dr. Shanbhag a Naturopath and Ayurveda MD(Ayu) whose thesis on skincare won him a gold medal. They will discuss chronic skin diseases using clinically proven Ayurvedic practices with integration of psycho-somatic methods of Ayurveda and Naturopathic Medicine.

Conference Special!

Witness 5 Panel discussions between Masters Specializing on today’s hot topics in Health Care! Take in the wisdom as they exchange their experiences providing you with invaluable information.

Pancha Karma and Chronic Diseases

Three amazing Speakers with over 90 years experience between them discuss Pancha Karma from three perspectives and its role in chronic disease.

Two Cancer Experts: Western Medical Oncology and Ayurveda

Two experts from different fields of Medicine will discuss Cancer. Dr. Jeffrey White from the perspective of Western Functional Medicine and Dr. Dilip Gadgil who is internationally known for his research in Cancer using Ayurveda. A MUST SEE!

An Unusual Dialogue – The Golden Phase of the Feminine: Menopause

Drs. Ashlesha Raut and Sarita Shrestha discuss the golden age of the feminine journey during menopause, guiding women to not just endure but thrive using Ayurvedic wisdom.

Treating Chronic Skin Diseases with Ayurvedic Psycho-somatic Methods

This is an exciting dialogue Panel with Dr. Sivamani a Board certified Dermatologist and Ayurveda Practitioner and Dr. Shanbhag a Naturopath and Ayurveda MD(Ayu) whose thesis on skincare won him a gold medal. They will discuss chronic skin diseases using clinically proven Ayurvedic practices with integration of psycho-somatic methods of Ayurveda and Naturopathic Medicine.

Dr. Raja Sivamani, MD, MS, AP

A MUST ATTEND! Discussion on Herbs, Laws and Quality Care for the protection of the Patient and Practitioner

One of the greatest dangers to the Ayurvedic Profession is through the use of unregulated Herbs. What every Practitioner should know and how to take a responsible and safe role.

Garry from Garry N Sun

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All Registrants get access to Conference Recordings for one year.

Live attendees, in person or online, earn up to 18 CE Credits for CAAM and/or NAMA Certificate.

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CAAM reserves the right to modify the schedule, speakers, and topics of the conference should the need arise. Refer to the website for the up-to-date schedule.

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POST-CONFERENCE CLASS

6 CE CREDITS

Ayu-Yoga with Dr. Dilip Gadgil

CAAM is excited to present an additional day of Ayu-Yoga by Dr. Dilip Gadgil who is coming all the way from India to teach this to both Ayurveda and Yoga students. An invaluable training for Yoga and Ayurveda Lovers.

Dr. Gadgil is truly a Teacher’s Teacher, whose monumental contributions in Ayurveda and Yoga are highly reputable. He is in the process of translating several Samhitas of Yoga and referencing them with Ayurveda.

Learn how to treat psychosomatic challenges, the Manomaya and Vigyanmaya koshas by combining both sciences. Vayu migrates back and forth from Koshtha and Shakha and through the breath we can bring balance to the Koshtha -Shakha Gati.

Ayu-Yoga: A Deep Approach to Styles of Breath

 

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End Date: Sunday, March 17, 2024
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