Clinical Training





(A) Requirements
The following requirements must be met to the respective level of your clinical training.


1.1. Herbal Pharmacy

 60 Units of didactic classes.
 Introduction to Oriental Medicine I and II. 
 Oriental Medical Terminology.
 Fundamentals of Meridian Theory.
 Introduction to Herbology.
 Passing scores on the Level 1 Intern Examination and OSHA/ HIPAA Standards Examination.
 Mandatory attendance at the Clinic Orientation.
 Mandatory requirement of CNT, CPR, CHEST X-RAY, *TOEFL, Hepatitis B Vaccination Refusal Form

*Students who are not native speakers of English must take Tests of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). International students who hold a degree from a United States university or from a country in which English is the language of instruction may request a waiver of the TOEFL exam.


1.2. Observation Internship (Level 1)

 Basic Theory of Oriental Medicine I and II.
 Two out of the Herbology I, II, III and IV.
 Meridian Theory I and II.
 Two out of the Anatomy and Physiology I, II, III and IV.


1.3. Supervised Practice Internship (Levels 2)

 Basic Theory of OM III and IV.
 Two out of the OMA Diagnosis I, II and III.
 Acupuncture Anatomy and Acupuncture Energetics.
 Acupuncture Techniques I or II.
 Two out of the Herbal Formulas I, II, III, and IV.
 Anatomy & Physiology I, II, III and IV.
 Western Physical Assessment.
 Achieve the 70% out of a possibility of 100% to pass the Level II Exam.


1.4. Independent Practice Internship (Levels 3)

Completion or Concurrent registration of the following didactic coursework.

  OM Diagnosis.
  Acupuncture Techniques I and II.
  Acupuncture Therapeutics I or II.
  Herbal Formulas.
  Western Clinical Practice I or II.


1.5 Advanced Internship/Externship (Elective)

        Complete level up to 3.



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