Massage therapy researchers have until Oct. 15 to submit research abstracts for a leading massage-therapy research organization’s upcoming conference.

The Massage Therapy Foundation is a nonprofit organization that promotes research, community service and education in the field of therapeutic massage and bodywork. It will present the Highlighting Massage Therapy in CIM Research conference May 13-15 in Seattle, Washington.

“This conference will focus on and represent rigorous scientific research exploring massage therapy in CIM practices,” a press release noted. “The following topics for submission are recommended: current massage and manual therapy-related research and topics with a special focus on translational research and public health.”

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