The acupuncture curriculum is the core of the Chinese medicine courses in the academic program. The comprehensive content is well-rounded and, creates a strong foundation for both didactic instruction and for clinical training. Students engage in a series of acupuncture courses focusing on point location, meridian theory and acupuncture techniques which prepare the student for the use of these techniques in disease management. Students are also afforded the opportunity to focus their study through special seminars that expand upon the core curriculum.
Acupuncture Mission Statement:
The acupuncture department at AOMA is committed to the pursuit of excellence, integrity and quality demonstration, instruction, and supervision in Oriental medicine and acupuncture theories with their clinical practice and application. Zheng Zeng, MD (China), LAc leads the department of acupuncture.