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Master of Acupuncture Studies Faculty

Ben Griffith, Chair, M.Ac., L.Ac. (PA), Dipl.Ac.(NCCAOM)Dipl. Ac. (NCCAOM)M.Ac., Traditional Acupuncture Institute (Maryland University of Integrative Health) B.A., Gettysburg College[email protected]

Doreen Lafferty, Clinical DirectorL.Ac., Dipl.Ac., OTR/L, NCTMB (NCBTMB) M.Ac., Won Institute of Graduate Studies NCTMB (NCBTMB)[email protected]

Seung Hyeun Song, M.A., InstructorM.A., Won Kwang University (Korea) B.A., Won Kwang University (Korea)[email protected]

Lisa Baas, B.A., B.S., MPS, L.OM.MPS, Mercy College B.A., Friends World College B.S., Mercy College[email protected]

Caryn Babaian, M.Ed., M.S.M.Ed., Arcadia University M.S., University of Nebraska B.S., Delaware Valley College[email protected]

Chad Bong, L.OM., L.MT., CSCSL.OM.(PA), L.Ac.(CO, NC), L.MT(PA) MSOM, Southwest Acupuncture College (Boulder) MS Exercise Science, Northern Michigan University[email protected]

Rolly Brown, M.Ac.Dipl. Ac. (NCCAOM) M.Ac., Tri-State College of Acupuncture B.A., Skidmore College[email protected]

Jennifer Coleman, M.Ac., L.Ac., Dipl.Ac., MPADipl. Ac. (NCCAOM) M.Ac., Won Institute of Graduate Studies MPA, Harvard University[email protected]

Ian A. Cyrus, MS, L.Ac., Dipl.Ac., Dipl.ABT (NCCAOM), C.H.MSOM, Tri-State College of Traditional Chinese Acupuncture [email protected]

Janet Leidy, Chair, Assistant ProfessorD.H.Sc., M.Ac., L.Ac., Dipl.Ac., NCTMB (NCBTMB) D.H.Sc., Nova Southeastern University M.Ac., Won Institute of Graduate Studies[email protected]

Lance Isakov, M.Ac., L.Ac. (PA), Dipl.Ac.(NCCAOM)Dipl. Ac. (NCCAOM) M.Ac., Traditional Acupuncture Institute (TAI Sophia)[email protected]

Lorna Lee, M.S.Ac., L.Ac., Dipl.OM.Dipl. O.M. (NCCAOM) M.S.Ac., New England School of Acupuncture B.S. (Psychology), University of Illinois[email protected]

Vita Leva, M.S.A., L.Ac.[email protected]

Brenda Levin, LOM (PA), MSOM, MScN, LMT L.Ac (NJ), L.MT (OR)MSin Oriental Medicine, National University of Natural Medicine(Portland, OR) MSin IntegrativeNutrition, National University of Natural Medicine (Portland, OR) Certified Shiatsu MassageTherapy, MassageArtsCenter (Philadelphia, PA) BSin Biological Sciences, Northern ArizonaUniversity (Flagstaff, AZ)[email protected]

Janice MacKenzie, M.A., L.OM., Dipl.Ac., Dipl.CH.Dipl. Ac. (NCCAOM), Dipl. CH. (NCCAOM) Lic. Ac., College of Traditional Chinese Acupuncture (UK) M.A. (Humanities), State University of New York at Buffalo[email protected]

Pam Milask, L.OM., Dipl.Ac.L.OM. (PA), Dipl. Ac. (NCCAOM)[email protected]

Daniel D. Nemer, M.Ac., L.OM., Dipl.OM.L. OM. (PA), Dipl. OM. (NCCAOM) M.Ac., Tai Sophia Institute B. Mus., Ithaca College[email protected]

Kalpana Patankar, M.B., B.S (India), M.Ac.L. Ac. (PA), M.D. (PA), F.A.A.P. M.Ac., Traditional Acupuncture Institute (TAI Sophia) M.B., B.S, University of Bombay (India)[email protected]

B.J. Putnam, M.Ac, L.Ac., Dipl. Ac.M.Ac., Won Institute of Graduate Studies[email protected]

Elise Rivers, Esq., ABT., M.Ac., Dipl.Ac.A.B.T. J.D., Pace University School of Law M.Ac., New England School of Acupuncture[email protected]

Lester Rolf, Dipl.Ac., LMTPh.D., Texas A&M University D.V.M., Oklahoma State University M.Ac., Won Institute of Graduate Studies[email protected]

Mary Ellen Scheckenbach, M.Ac., Associate ProfessorL.O.M. (PA), Dipl. Ac. (NCCAOM) M.Ac., Traditional Acupuncture Institute B.A., George Washington University[email protected]

Heather Shultz, L.Ac., M.Ac., Dipl.Ac.M.Ac., Won Institute of Graduate Studies[email protected]

Scott R. Smith, L.OM., Dipl.Ac.Dipl. OM. (NCCAOM)MSOM, Southwest Acupuncture College

Stephanie Tyiska, L.OM., Dipl.Ac. & CHMM.Ac., Tri-State College of Acupuncture M.F.A., Temple University Tyler School of Art B.F.A., University of Michigan[email protected]

 

Master of Won Buddhism Studies Faculty

Hye Sung (Hojin) Park, Ph.D., Dharma Chaplain & Assistant Professor  Ph.D. Loyola University M.S. Loyola University M.A.M.S. Won Institute of Graduate Studies M.A. Won Kwang University B.A. Won Kwang University  [email protected]

Chung Nam Ha, Ph.D., Associate Professor  Ph.D. Buddhist Studies, Won Kwang University M.A. Comparative Religious Studies, Western Michigan University M.A. Buddhist Studies, Won Kwang University  [email protected]

Grace Song, Assistant Professor   Ph.D. in Won Buddhist Studies at Won Kwang University M.A. in Oriental Philosophy at Seoul National University M.WBS in Won Buddhist Studies at Won Institute of Graduate Studies  [email protected]

Chong-nyue Park, M.A., Adjunct Professor  M.A. Religious Studies, Florida International University B.A. Sociology, Queens College, New York B.A. Won Buddhist Studies, Won Kwang University  [email protected]

Certificate in Chinese Herbal Medicine Faculty

Lisa Baas, B.A., B.S., MPS, L.OM.B.A., Friends World College B.S., Mercy College MPS, Mercy College[email protected]

Cara Frank, B.P.S., L.OM (PA), Dipl.OM. (NCCAOM)B.P.S., Empire College[email protected]

Jacqueline Lacava, Certificate in Chinese Herbal Medicine Director, Herbal Dispensary Manager MSAOM, L.OM, Dipl. OM MSAOM, Fingerlakes School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine MSACN, New York Chiropractic College B.S., Le Moyne College[email protected]

Elizabeth Liddell, L.OM. Dipl. OMMSOM, Southwest Acupuncture CollegeB.A., Bucknell University[email protected]

Pam Milask, L.OM. Dipl.OMM.Ac, Eastern School of Acupuncture & Traditional Medicine Cert. Chinese Herbal Pharmacology, Ted Kaptchuk [email protected]

Daniel D. Nemer, M.Ac., L.OM., Dipl.OM.L.OM. (PA), Dipl.OM. (NCCAOM) M.Ac., Tai Sophia Institute B.Mus., Ithaca College[email protected]

Teresa Tat, L.OM., Dipl.OM. MAOM, New England School of Acupuncture [email protected]

Hong Yu, DAOM, L.OM L.MO (PA), L. Ac (NY), EAMP (WA) DAOM, Bastyr University (Kenmore)MSAOM (the US equivalent), Beijing University of Chinese Medicine (Beijing) BA, Xi’an Conservatory of Music (Xi’an) [email protected]

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