March 22 – 25, 2019
Mei Xian Jiang MD (China)
Dr. Mei Xian Jiang graduated from Shanghai University of Chinese Medicine in 1982 and continued her study in the university with a Master’s degree in Chinese medicine. She started to work in the Department of Cardiology in Shanghai Shu Guang Hospital since 1986 and currently is a senior professor of Shanghai University of Chinese Medicine and chief physician of the Shu Guang Hospital.
Dr. Jiang is specialized in the integration traditional Chinese and Western medicine in cardiology, including TCM treatment of chronic heart failure, coronary heart diseases (angina pectoris, post myocardial infection), premature beat and hypertension etc. She also researched and published in professional journals in the field of TCM cardiology.
Dr. Jiang’s course introduces the theory and therapeutics of TCM in preventing and treating the heart diseases. It sums up the knowledge about TCM pathogenesis of heart disease for thousands of years, and the experiences in treating the heart diseases. The course is divided into three parts: 1) The knowledge about physiology and pathology of the circulatory system; 2) The etiology and pathogenesis (TCM) of heart disease and syndromes, and the commonly used treatment principles and prescription as well; 3) The therapeutics of TCM for common cardiovascular diseases, and several clinical trials about appraising clinical efficacy to prove the advantages of TCM in treating heart disease.
ATOM’S WELLNESS CENTER
ATOM is Offering Wellness Classes FREE of Charge!
Tai Chi Classes
Health Benefits of Drinking Tea
Learn about Acupressure
Seminars- Various Seminars to Improve Your Health Classes are subject to change!
Tai Chi Classes Staring March 11th
Dates & Time:
Emperor’s Internal Classics (Huang Di Nei Jing)
February 22-25, 2019
Di Fu MD/Ph.D. (China)
Dr. Di Fu is professor and vice president of the Atlantic Institute of Oriental Medicine. He received his medical training from Heilongjiang University of TCM and obtained master degree in clinical oriental medicine from Eastern College of TCM and doctoral degree in medicine from Heilongjiang University of TCM. He has extensive teaching experiences in both China and the US. He taught CME courses on acupuncture in the University of Miami, School of Medicine. Dr. Fu also published numerous books and research papers in acupuncture and oriental medicine.
This course introduces general pathogenesis in occurrence of diseases, general ways to keep healthy, and general principles in the treatment of diseases, which are set up in Yellow Emperor’s Internal Classics (Huang Di Nei Jing) and closely related to proper application of acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine. This course also discusses the physiology, etiology and pathology in ancient TCM perspective, by applying the established knowledge base to the “actual practice”. The emphasis is on how Huang Di Nei Jing theories center around the Yun Qi, or cosmic Qi activities.
Students successfully completing this course will obtain a more systematic way of analyzing clinical cases, making practical use of 5Y6Q theories. Students are expected to master translating a given date into 5Y6Q system, determining the affected triangles, analyzing the pathological nature, and designing and/or selecting the suitable treatment per 5Y6Q.
Acupuncture Application – Tung Style Basic
January 25-28, 2019
Dr. Christine Chang
Dr. Christine Chang obtained her Master of Traditional Chinse Medicine degree from Emperor’s College of Traditional Oriental Medicine in 2001 and received Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine degree from the same institution in 2005. She has been practicing acupuncture and Chinese herbs since then. Dr. Chang also teaches acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine in various schools in California. She has been the interpreter of Dr. Weichieh Young, a well-known scholar for Master Tung’s acupuncture for many years. She also participants in and serves as board of directors for various national organizations and associations in the field of acupuncture and Chinese medicine.
This course was originally designed by Dr. Weichieh Young and is one of the two courses taught in ATOM. The course objectives include basic knowledge of Tung’s acupuncture. She introduces Tung’s style acupuncture point location, theory and applications. She also teaches Tung’s acupuncture needling technique and treatment principle. Students will learn diagnosis and treat the disease with Tung’s style technique and gain knowledge of quick diagnosis and formulate the point combination for various diseases.
TCM – Difficult Cases
December 14 – 17, 2018
Guanhu Yang MD (China), MS, Ph.D.
Dr. Guanhu Yang had his medical training from Zhejiang University of Chinese medicine and received his master’s degree from Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine in China. He also obtained his Ph.D. in the field of internal medicine from Kanazawa Medical University in Japan. He worked as research associate in Pulmonary Biology Division of Children’s hospital Medical Center and as professor in SHI Traditional Chinese Acupuncture School in Ohio.
Dr. Yang currently has a private practice in Ohio. With many years of experience in teaching and practicing TCM in the United States, he specializes in treating difficult chronic diseases such as fibromyalgia, irritable bowel syndrome, diabetes and tinnitus with acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine. In his lecture, he introduces symptoms, diagnosis, etiology and pathogenesis of above diseases and teaches students how to treat those difficult cases with Chinese medicine.
Please join us, November 13th for Open House between 3:00pm-7:30pm.
Learn how to become an Acupuncture Physician in 36 months! To RSVP or to get more information contact the Admissions Office at 954-763-9840 Ext. 217.
ATOM sponsors the 1st Annual Integrative Health Expo & Legacy Kung Fu Tournament
In an effort to promote preventative health & wellness in the community, cultural exchange and unity among martial arts, Integrative Medicine US is hosting the “1st Annual Legacy Kung Fu Tournament & Integrative Health Fair”.
The event will be held on October 13-14, 2018 in the Coconut Creek High School Gymnasium.
The weekend will feature Kung Fu Competitions with a wide range of participants from all over the State and the Caribbean, as well as Free Seminars on Tai Chi, Qi Gong and Chinese Medicine as a form of preventative and primary Healthcare.
In addition, the Atlantic Institute of Oriental Medicine will be on site offering free Tongue & Pulse Diagnosis, as well as other vendors giving Chiropractic assessments and information on reflexology, herbal medicine, CBD and more. There will also be games for kids and raffle prizes being given away throughout the event.
Special guest 34th Generation Shaolin Monk, Shi Yan Jun, direct from China is also scheduled to appear.
Coconut Creek Mayor, Joshua Rydell, has also extended a personal invitation to participants and local businesses to further show the city’s support of health & wellness, as well as cultural expression within the community.
The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau has also committed to endorsing the event as a way to drive tourism to local businesses in the off season.
Details of the Expo:
Date: October 13-14, 2018
Location: Coconut Creek High School, 1400 NW 44th Ave, Coconut Creek, FL 33066
Info & Registration: www.ihealthexpo.com
Spectators: $20/day admission
The event is open to the public, family friendly and no experience necessary.
The event is being organized by Jonathan M. Fields, AP, DOM, who is the founder of Integrative Medicine US, an ATOM graduate, Acupuncture Physician, Doctor of Oriental Medicine, Martial Arts Instructor and renowned Public Speaker. For more information, please visit: http://integrativemedicine.us