Studying Traditional Chinese Medicine in China

Current Academic Support Administrator and MSTCM alumnus, Dr. Eric Rosenberg, traveled to Zhengzhou, China to be a student at the Henan University of Traditional Chinese Medicine as…

Life at ACTCM: A Talk with a Current Student

Julia Lee started her path in scientific research and Western medicine, but soon found out that her calling is in the clinical practice of Chinese medicine. Now…

Exploring Tui Na

Tui na (pronounced “twee naw”), is a form of massage in Traditional Chinese Medicine that encompasses techniques such as rubbing, kneading, and pinching. Tui na is not generally…

Research & Evidence-Informed Acupuncture with ACTCM @ CIIS

Interested in incorporating research into clinical practice? Dr. Carla Wilson, Ph.D., DAOM, L.Ac., presents on the importance of research in the clinical care of patients and how…

DAOM versus Transitional DACM

Learn more about the DAOM program from Director of the Post Graduate Doctoral Programs, Valerie Hobbs, Dipl. OM. Starting her healthcare career as a Western herbalist and…

The Importance of Face-to-Face Healthcare with Dr. Joey Bennett

Personal connection is a critical component of mental & physical health. Practitioners of Chinese medicine have the opportunity to foster this health through physical touch and diagnosis…

Want to learn more about the Transitional DACM Program?

  Associate Academic Dean of ACTCM at CIIS Dr. Steve Given describes how the unique program benefits licensed acupuncturists through advanced training in systems-based medicine and much…

My First Year at ACTCM

Interested in what your first year would be like as an MSTCM/DACM student? Get the inside scoop from current student, Mackenzie Stewart-Snook, who has just finished up…

Everything You Want to Know about the DAOM Program

Are you a licensed acupuncturist who’s looking to deepen your practice? Are you interested in research, publishing scholarly work, and specializing in women’s health and pain management?…

Opportunities for ACTCM Students at the California Pacific Medical Center 

ACTCM at CIIS offers 5 off-site clinics that students have the opportunity to complete an externship at. The California Pacific Medical Center (CPMC) is one such clinic…