Educational Background and Degrees Granted:
BA, Biology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, 1976.
M.D., Howard University School of Medicine, 1984.
Montefiore-Vallentine Lane Clinic, Yonkers, NY, Acupuncture Physician in Acupuncture Clinic.
Preceptor of Family Medicine Interns, Montefiore Medical Center, 1987-1988.
Residency in Family Practice, Montefiore Medical Center, New York, 1984-1987.
Fellowship in Urban Family Practice, Montefiore Medical Center, New York, 1987-1988.
Traditional Chinese Medical Pharmacology and Prescriptions with Ted Kaptchuk, 2-year Course.
Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine, New York, NY, 3-year Program in Acupuncture .
Internship in acupuncture, Zhe-Ziang Institute, Hangzhou, People's Republic of China, 1988.
Workshops with Jeffrey Yuen, Tai Qi Institute, 1991 - present.
Coursework in Research Design, Data Mangement, and Data Analysis, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, 1988.
Licensure: M.D., State of New York.
Fields of Specialization:
Family Medicine, Acupuncture, Herbology, Classical Chinese Medicine.
Physican, Acupuncturist, Urban Family Health, N.Y., Clinician of Family Medicine & Acupuncture, 1989-1994.
Academic Dean, Swedish Institute of Health Sciences, New York, NY, 1996-1999.
Co-curriculum Developer for Master's level program in Acupuncture, Swedish Institute of Health Sciences, New York, NY, 1994-1995.
Board Member, Health Education AIDS Liaison, New York, New York, 1990-1995.
Board Member, Institutional Review Committee of the Community Health Care Network, New York, NY, 1994-present.
Board Member, New York State Acupuncture Board, 1996 - present.