Description

This course traces the history of Chinese Herbal Medicine from pre-Han shamanic practices through 2000 years of development to contemporary practice. Focus will be on seminal figures, foundational theories and major currents that continue to shape modern practice. The traditional classification of herbs and formulas will be taught. The basic organization of materia medica and formularies will be presented. Comparison between older classification systems and contemporary systems are discussed.

Schedule

  • Jan 15 2021 8:30AM - 4:30PM
  • Jan 16 2021 8:30AM - 5:30PM
  • Feb 12 2021 8:30AM - 4:30PM
  • Feb 13 2021 8:30AM - 5:30PM
  • Mar 19 2021 8:30AM - 4:30PM
  • Mar 20 2021 8:30AM - 5:30PM
  • Mar 21 2021 8:30AM - 5:00PM
  • Apr 16 2021 8:30AM - 4:30PM
  • Apr 17 2021 8:30AM - 5:30PM

Course Programs

  • Doctor of Oriental Medicine
  • Master of Oriental Medicine
  • Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Chinese Herbs

Course Details

Course Code
CHP 623a
Primary Instructor
_Individual _Unknown
Credits
4.50
Start Date
01/10/2021
End Date
04/17/2021
Location
Maryland University of Integrative Health
Method
In-Class