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Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Visiting Scholar Series: Andrew Prescott

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Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Visiting Scholar Series: Andrew Prescott

Workshop Description:

This two day intensive Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Visiting Scholar course provides a study of ancient Chinese medical texts with scholar Andrew Prescott and focuses on the Chinese characters for acupuncture point names.

Workshop Format:

Two day intensive onsite continuing education course:

March 17 9:00 am to 5:30 pm

March 18 9:00 am to 5:30 pm


MUIH Main Campus

Rooms 3 & 4

7750 Montpelier Road

Laurel, MD 20723


CEUs: 14


MUIH Alumni, Faculty and Students - $300*

General Public - $450

*Discount promo code needed for registration

Visiting Scholar Bio:

Andrew Prescott has been practicing acupuncture since 1977. He initially qualified as a Registered Psychiatric Nurse in 1975 at Glenside and Barrow Hospital, England. He worked at Bristol Children’s Hospital, Bristol, England. He then completed his initial training in acupuncture at the College of Traditional Chinese Acupuncture (CTA, UK), Leamington Spa, England in 1977. He holds an advanced degree in Acupuncture (B.Ac.) from the College of Traditional Acupuncture, representing additional clinical training. Prior to moving to the USA, Andrew obtained his Diplomat from the National Commission for Certification of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (Dipl. Ac., NCCAOM). He obtained a North Carolina acupuncture license in 1995.

In addition to clinical private practice since 1977, he has been a guest lecturer of Shen Tao Acupuncture at the College of Traditional Chinese Acupuncture, Leamington Spa, England, an he co-founded, and taught at, Middle Piccadilly Natural Healing Center, Sherborne, Dorset, England. He served as Clinical Director at Jung Tao School of Classical Chinese Medicine, Sugar Grove, NC for seven years.

Andrew is currently in private practice in Durham, NC.; conducts advanced training seminars, researches Chinese texts and has published Cloud Gate, a Comprehensive Compendium of Acupuncture Point Names. Additional information about this visiting scholar may be found at his web site:

Cancellation and Refund Policy:

Cancellation requests must be received via email to by Wednesday, March 14, 2018 to receive a full refund.  Refunds will not be processed after this date. 

Workshop Contact:

Jane Grissmer 

Professor, Department of AOM

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