Yin and Yang: Chinese Medicine in American Healthcare

The Year of China and the Division of Biology & Medicine presented: “Yin and Yang: Chinese Medicine in American Healthcare” on Wednesday, February 22, 2012.

“Chinese Acupuncture, Ritual and Placebo: A Scientific Inquiry”
Ted Kaptchuk
4:00 PM
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
222 Richmond Street

Ted Kaptchuk is a practitioner and scholar of traditional Chinese medicine and received a Doctorate in Oriental Medicine from the Chinese Oriental Medical College in Macau. The lecture was  followed by a panel discussion  and a dumpling and tea reception.

“Chinese Medicine in the Context of World History: A Personal Intellect Journey”
Ted Kaptchuk
6:30 PM
Marcuvitz Auditorium in Sidney Frank Hall
185 Meeting Street

For more information about Mr. Kaptchuk, please see the December 2011 New Yorker article, "The Power of Nothing."