For on-site conference registration, please click here

For live streaming registration, please click here

Things My Teachers Said: Passing the Torch

Saturday, 10/27 at 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Saturday, 10/27 at 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Attendees will learn clinically applicable treatments for various disorders. These will include unique uses and external applications of herbs and self-massage techniques. Attendees will gain an understanding of the process of passing clinical and theoretical information from generation to generation and how this is reflected in the way that Chinese medicine develops through the ages. Andy Ellis has had the great fortune in the last 40 years to study with excellent practitioners of Chinese medicine. His goal for this workshop is to pass on some of the techniques, formulas, and life advice he has received from his teachers. He will select noteworthy lessons, particularly effective treatments, and sage advice to pass on to upcoming generations. Attendees will learn clinically applicable treatments for various disorders, including unique uses and external applications of herbs and self-massage techniques.

Andy Ellis

Andrew Ellis first studied Chinese medicine with Dr. James Tin Yau So at the New England School of Acupuncture. He left New England in 1983 to study Chinese language in Taiwan and apprenticed with Chinese herbalist Xu Fu-Su there for several years. Later he studied internal medicine and gynecology at the Xiamen Hospital of Chinese medicine. While there, he also specialized in the study of acupuncture with Dr. Shi Neng-Yun and dermatology with Dr. Zhang Guang-Cai. Andy is the founding owner of Spring Wind Herbs in Berkeley, California and has authored, translated, or co-translated several books on Chinese medicine including: • Chinese Herbal Medicine: Formulas & Strategies (2nd Ed.) • Grasping the Wind, The Clinical Experience of Dr. Shi Neng-Yun • Notes from South Mountain • Fundamentals of Chinese Medicine https://springwind.com/

 

View the 2018 conference schedule at a glance. The full 2018 program brochure is coming soon.