Dr. Jun Wang Named China Projects Research Fellow

June 14, 2017

We’re excited to announce that Doctorate of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Director and ACTCM Faculty Member Dr. Jun Wang has been named the China Project Research Fellow for the upcoming 2017-18…

Dr. Jun Wang, Director of DAOM and ACTCM Faculty Member

Student Spotlight: Air Force Vet and TCM Student Troy Arce

May 25, 2017

A native of San Lorenzo in the East Bay Area, Troy Arce entered the Air Force in 1982. There he undertook rigorous training in an elite specialty…

Troy Arce

Advancing the Acupuncture Degree for a New Age in Medicine

March 23, 2017

For patient wellness, acupuncture is becoming an increasingly important treatment in mainstream care. This pronounced shift in recognition makes it essential for acupuncturists to be equipped with…

Acupuncture Gets Status as an Independent Profession by Labor Bureau

October 12, 2016

The Bureau of Labor and Statistics (BLS) is poised to formally recognize acupuncture as an independent profession. In a proposed change to official standards, the BLS recently…

ACTCM Graduates Score Highest on CA Licensure Exam

October 12, 2016

Passing the Board exams is a requirement in obtaining a license to practice acupuncture in California. This summer, recent graduates of the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine…

New Tong Ren Tang Education Center and Herbal Store at CIIS

September 27, 2016

Beijing Tong Ren Tang (TRT), China’s largest and most highly regarded brand of Traditional Chinese Medicine, entered into a three-year educational partnership with ACTCM at CIIS in April 2015…

ACTCM in China: Where the Grass is Greener…

April 29, 2015

This week we feature a story from Melissa Coats one of our six students who is in China completing a three month scholarship at Henan University. By Melissa Coats There…

The Long History of Chinese Medicine–Briefly

By Michael Sano I can smell the faint traces of ginger, cardamom, and anise wafting from the door beside me. I could be searching for lunch in…

Clinic Spotlight: Dr. Jung Kim, Assistant Dean of Clinical Education 

December 19, 2014

Dr. Jung Kim LAc, DAOM has been practicing acupuncture for over 17 years. He is the Assistant Dean of Clinical Education and teaches in both the classroom and…

Calendar Conversion FAQ

November 25, 2014

We have created an FAQ for students about the upcoming calendar conversion. Check it out here: Calendar Conversion FAQ