Primary Course Description
The McMaster University Contemporary Medical Acupuncture Program is an accredited 300 hours Continuing Education activity by the McMaster University Health Sciences Continuing Education Department.
This Practical Training Program consists of five, three-day weekend units (126 contact hours) plus a concurrent self-directed home study portion (174 hours).
The Program is skills-based and clinically oriented, with about 100 hours devoted to practical workshops including surface anatomy palpation, insertion needling techniques, anatomy laboratory, condition specific blueprint treatment design, special techniques workshops, and real live patient treatment demonstrations.
Since 1998, 30 Main Programs have been completed, on Spring and Fall sessions, and around 2,000 Graduates have achieved the program’s objectives.