Contemporary Medical Acupuncture Program


Neurofunctional Treatment of Pain and Dysfunction

Learning Resources and Program Materials

Learning Resources and Program Materials

A variety of resources and materials are used to facilitate the participants’ learning process.

  • Point Location and Anatomy Digital Imagery Collection: Specially designed to illustrate surface anatomy and deep anatomy relationships with acupuncture points.
  • McMaster Anatomy Laboratory: Acupuncture point location and anatomy are demonstrated on human anatomical cadaver specimens.
  • Clinical Skills Workshops: Hands-on point location, needling techniques and clinical applications.
  • Patient Demonstrations: Live patient case assessment and treatment utilizing the Contemporary Medical Acupuncture (Neurofunctional Acupuncture, Electroacupuncture) techniques taught throughout the program.
  • Written Tests: One written test is administered at the beginning of Units 2 – 5, designed to evaluate student progress.
  • Contemporary Medical Acupuncture Handouts: Original material includes study guides, presentation copies and articles as reading assignments. All articles included are from the peer reviewed literature.
  • Manual of Acupuncture Point Location and Anatomy: Written by Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco, MD (Spain) Director of the McMaster Contemporary Medical Acupuncture Program, it contains a standardized description of the acupuncture points based on the International Anatomical Nomenclature, as well as a detailed description of the underlying anatomy of more than seventy percent of the points.

SP048 COURSE IS NOW FULL – WAITING LIST ONLY

Due to an OVERWHELMING response to the Advanced Course – a waiting list is now open. If this list reaches 16 before the end of October, an additional course will be added the weeks of Oct 28 to Nov 1, 2020 and Dec 2 to 6, 2020.

If you want to be added to the waiting list please use our contact form.

This will be THE VERY LAST ONE IN CANADA.