continuing education course

Battlefield Acupuncture

upcoming course: June 29-30 2024

Attention All Healthcare Professionals!

Are you interested in expanding your knowledge and skills in pain management? Then you don’t want to miss our upcoming continuing education course on Battlefield Acupuncture! This ancient Chinese technique is gaining popularity in Western medicine as a non-pharmacological approach to pain relief.

Our 2- day course will cover the history and principles of Battlefield Acupuncture, as well as hands-on training in the application of auricular acupuncture needles for pain management. You’ll learn how to identify specific acupuncture points on the ear and how to effectively use this technique in a clinical setting.

Certification Upon Completion: After course completion, a link will be emailed with more information.


Who can practice?

This course is open to licensed acupuncturists, MD/DO’s, Dentists (in some states) Podiatrists (in some states) and Chiropractors (in some states)

Why Take This Course?

  • Earn up to:
    • 16 NCCAOM AOM- AC PDAs / credits
    • 16- Florida CEs
    • 16 – California Caregory 1 CEUs*
    • 16- Texas CAE Credits for the Texas Medical Board
  • Skills are learned in 1 day with enough knowledge and equipped with supplies to start utilizing the next day
  • Create synergy with body acupuncture + battlefield acupuncture treatment options
  • Provides additional CPT billing code (ex: $45 + )

Course Rates

$425 | 2-Day Course 

$290 | Student & Faculty 

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About The Instructor

John Howard

Professor Howard completed his degree in acupuncture from the Maryland Institute of Traditional Medicine in Bethesda, Maryland. John holds two professorships; one in Traditional Chinese Medicine and the other in Western Medicine from George Washington University (GWU). Professor (Prof) Howard lectured on suturing and minor trauma management. Upon completion of his degree Prof Howard entered into a five-year fellowship with the US military under the direction of Dr. Richard Niemtzow, MD, PHD. Prof Howard is both a clinician and an Academician.

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