Credentials

1989, Wellesley College, Wellesley MA. Phi Beta Kappa, Magna cum Laude, Sigma Xi.

1993, The University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT.

1996, The University of Connecticut School of Medicine Family Medicine Residency, Hartford, CT. Teaching Honor from the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine.

Board Certified Family Medicine 1996, 2002, 2009.

Board Certified Medical Acupuncture 2013

2001 and 2012, UCLA/Helms Medical Institute in Los Angeles, CA – certified to practice Medical Acupuncture.

2004, Ayurveda Training Program (audit), from the Ayurvedic Academy, a program administered through and affiliated with Bastyr Naturopathic College.

2007, Clinical Pulse Practicum, The Ayurvedic Institute/ Vasant Lad.

2010, Certification in Chinese Herbal Medicine for Physicians from the Academy of Pain Research, San Francisco, CA. Sponsored by University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine.

2013, Training in Chinese (Neurological) Scalp Acupuncture with Jason Hao DOM

2014, Training in Auricular Allergy Treatment, One-Needle Allergy Desensitization Therapy with Nader Soliman MD, FAAMA

2015-2017, Appointed and served as Physican Advisor/Board Memeber of North Carolina Acupuncture Licensing Board

Memberships: American Academy of Family Physicians, American Academy of Medical Acupuncture, Society for Acupuncture Research

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