Traditional Chinese Medicine: Integrating Body, Mind and Spirit

The UP Asian Center will be hosting a lecture and demonstration, Traditional Chinese Medicine: Integrating Body, Mind and Spirit, on 28 September 2017, 1:00 pm–5:00 pm at the GT-Toyota Asian Center Auditorium, University of the Philippines Diliman, Quezon City. The lecture is free and open to the public, but seating is first-come, first-served. Participants are encouraged to sign up.

ABOUT THE LECTURE And DEMO

The lecture will discuss the features of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) and related concepts of health maintenance, including a demonstration of acupuncture practices. It hopes to provide a broad overview of TCM theory and of its practical applications; highlight the role of TCM in the proper maintenance of health and wellness; help participants understand how TCM restores health and promotes well-being; and illustrate how TCM can be integrated into Chinese language and culture courses.

ABOUT THE SPEAKERS

Dr. Qian Xiaoyan is a Professor at the Xiamen University’s medical college, and has been a TCM practitioner for 30 years.  Her expertise in acupuncture covers cosmetology, facial paralysis, insomnia, weight loss, and gynecology.

Dr. Qiming Zheng has been a Lecturer of TCM and Acupuncture Course at the University of the East, Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center, Quezon City since 2005. He is a Consultant of the Philippine Institute of Traditional & Alternative Medicine Health Care, Department of Health Philippines. He graduated from Fujian University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 1986.

THE ORGANIZERS

The lecture is organized by the Confucius Institute, University of the Philippines Diliman, the UP Asian Center, and the UP Center for Integrative and Development Studies.

ATTENDANCE

If you are planning to come with/as a big group (a class or delegation), please inform us the number of participants at  asiancenter@up.edu.ph. It would also be best if their names could be registered online or if you could send us a list of their names.

INQUIRIES

Please contact Dr. Lourdes M. Tanhueco-Nepomuceno: 09989510868 or send an email toltnepomuceno@up.edu.ph.

Posted: September 20, 2017 14:10