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USF College of Public Health and Confucius Institute proudly sponsor “An Introduction to Traditional Chinese Medicine”
January 4, 2016

The USF College of Public Health and Confucius Institute proudly sponsor a non-credit class “An Introduction to Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)” in the spring semester of 2016. With a nominal fee, the class opens to USF and community members interested in TCM and alternative medicine. The weekly class will start on January 22, Fridays, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in COPH 2018.

The class includes 12 weekly sessions to demonstrate the foundation and modern practice of TCM, including special sessions on the practice of TCM in the United States. Discussion topics will range from the concepts of Yin-Yang and the Five Elements, Qi, blood and body fluid, to acupuncture and meridians, and to special topics on the status and qualification standards and policy of TCM in America. The class is taught by Professor Li Liu, a CI staff and faculty from Gansu TCM University.

Please complete the online Registration by January 20, 2016. A $50 registration fee is required to cover the cost of class materials. More information is available here. For further information please contact Ms. Liping Yan at Chinese@usf.edu.