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The Land of Origin: PCOM Students Visit China to Study East Asian Medicine

One of our full-time PCOM San Diego students, Lisa Perry, is currently in China studying how Chinese medicine is practiced in its country of origin. Lisa is keeping a blog for the duration of her trip! We’re excited to follow her adventures exploring how this ancient medicine is used in modern day China.

Below is one of her blog entries—don’t miss this sneak peek into Chinese medicine practices in China:

First Week Lectures

April 15, 2015

by lisaperryacupuncture

First week lectures covered Pulse Diagnosis, Sports Injuries, Depression & Anxiety, Eczema, Urticaria and Pain Management. The lectures were 2 1/2 hours long and were a good review with additional knowledge from the experts in their fields. The lectures reminded me of PCOM DTD courses, but with the Professors treatment protocol and style. I was able to follow the lecture and didn’t feel lost or that the information presented to me was over my head…READ MORE!

Take a look at some of the pictures from Lisa’s trip so far…

A lecture classroom:

Students waiting for lecture to begin:

Lisa’s group waiting for the doctor to arrive:

Acupuncture:

And of course, The Great Wall of China:

Check out Lisa’s blog for more photos and news!

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