About Me

Qualifications



Here is a list of my qualifications relating to traditional medicine:

Award

Institution(s)

Date

Notes

Certificate of AttendanceChina Medical University, Taiwan201880 hours of clinical observation in CMU hospital
MSc Chinese Herbal MedicineUniversity of Westminster2016Passed with distinction
DipTn - Diploma in Tui NaCollege of Integrated Chinese Medicine2012
BSc (Hons) AcupunctureL.C.T.A. & University of Portsmouth2007
LicAc - Licentiate of AcupunctureL.C.T.A. & BAAB2007
BSc (Hons) AnthropologyUniversity College London1998Specialised in medicine & psychiatry


Recent Continued Professional Development:


  • T'ai Chi: Yang style including Qigong, Martial Skills, Narrow Sword and Sabre
  • Since 2014
  • Study Trip: China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
  • 27th August - 7th September 2018
  • Workshop: Using Chinese Herbal Medicine as Supportive Treatment for People with Cancer
  • 13th January 2018
  • Publication: Literature Review of Chinese Herbal Medicine in the Treatment of Gastritis in RCHM Journal
  • January 2018
  • Workshop: High Performance Thin Layer Chromatography
  • 17th November 2017
  • Workshop: Treating Sports Injuries and Trauma with Chinese Herbal Medicine by Dr. Karl Zippelius
  • 12th November 2017
  • Conference: RCHM Annual Conference with a spotlight on Trauma
  • 11th November 2017
  • Symposium: UCL Spices and Medicine at UCL School of Pharmacy
  • 17th October 2017
  • Workshop: Treating Digestive Diseases with Martin John
  • 9th September 2017
  • Medicinal Plant Lecture at the Royal College of Physicians: Keeping an eye on herbal medicines
  • 11th September 2017
  • Medicinal Plant Lecture at the Royal College of Physicians: Dangerous Plants
  • 17th July 2017
  • Medicinal Plant Lecture at the Royal College of Physicians: Helpful and Troublesome Plants
  • 19th June 2017
  • Symposium: UCL Spices and Medicine at UCL School of Pharmacy
  • 12th October 2016
  • Medicinal Plant Lecture at the Royal College of Physicians: A Chinese triumph and an American awakening
  • 19th September 2016
  • Explain Pain with Prof. Lorimer Moseley
  • 20-21st May 2015
  • Workshop: Chinese Liniments with Leigh Till
  • 19th April 2015

    Upcoming Continued Professional Development:


  • Workshop: From flavour to flavonoid: Plant Chemistry and Pharmacology for herbal medicine practitioners
  • 8-9th December 2018
  • Conference: RCHM Annual Conference "Nourishing the Centre"
  • 3-4th November 2018
  • Symposium: UCL Spices and Medicine at UCL School of Pharmacy
  • 10th October 2018


    In addition you can see some of my personal notes and individual study on my Notes Blog, Point Notes and Herb Notes pages.