Professor Tao Jin

Prof. Tao Jin received her bachelor’s degree in acupuncture from Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine in 1988. Since then she worked for more than 20 years in the Jiangsu Provincial Hospital of Chinese Medicine. She was the chief TCM doctor, professor of Clinical WHO International Acupuncture Training Center School of Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine, member of the Emergency Standing Professional Committee of the Acupuncture Association of Jiangsu Province. She is now a registered acupuncturist and a registered TCM practitioner in Ontario. From 1999 to 2001, Ms. Tao Jin was appointed by the Chinese Ministry of Health to support the European island, Malta. She was the vice-captain of the Chinese medical team and worked as the personal medical doctor for the former Prime Minister of Malta, Mr. Dominic Mintoff. From March 2007 to July 2008, she was assigned by the Jiangsu provincial government to support Yuanjiang Hospital of Xinjiang Yili as a medical expert. Her specific use of acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine cured many rare and difficult diseases. She was well-admired by the local people and they described her as the “miracle-working” doctor.

Professor Jin Liu

Prof. Jin Liu received her honours Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Toronto St. George campus in 2013. She completed her Acupuncture and TCM diploma programs in John & Jenny TCM College. She is a registered acupuncturist and has been working as the vice-principal of John & Jenny TCM College for 5 years. She is currently a Ph.D. student at Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine in the department of TCM Gynecology. Her mentor, 88-yr-old Prof. Guicheng Xia, is the national treasure of China, who was awarded “TCM Master of the Country” in 2014 for his tremendous contribution to the treatment of gynecological diseases through regulating menstrual cycle and manipulating the heart-kidney-uterus axis. Under the guidance of Prof. Guicheng Xia and his successor Prof. Yong Tan, Liu is very successful in her practice in the treatment of infertility, menstrual disorders, adenomyosis, ovarian cysts, uterine fibrosis, ovarian failure, peri-menopausal syndromes and assisting IVF and IUI. Courses she teaches at JJTCMC include TCM Gynecology, Diagnostics of TCM I, Fundamental Theory of TCM, Introduction to Biomedicine I and II, Medical Ethics and Communication, Safety Program, Herbal Dispensary Management and Pan-Canadian Exam Review. Her fluent English, explicit explanations during class and interactive teaching style have made her one of the most beloved teacher at JJTCMC.

Professor Quan Zhou

Quan Zhou, PHD. is registered Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners (R.TCMP) and Acupuncturist (R.Ac) in Ontario. He serviced patients for more than 20 years. He comes from Longhua Hospital affiliated to Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). He received his MD and PHD of TCM from Shandong University of TCM and Shanghai university of TCM. He also was Postdoctoral Fellow in University of Rochester Medical Center, NY, USA. He has published about 50 papers in Arthritis & Rheum, J Bone Miner Res and spine et al. He also won the Silver Snake Award (the highest honor award for young talents in the Shanghai Health System) and National Science and Technology Progress Award (CHINA) et al.

Professor Jian Jiang Li

Prof. JianJiang Li, coming from Beijing Jishuitan Hospital, obtained his master degree from HuNan university of Traditional Chinese Medicine. He has been practicing traditional Chinese medicine for more than 20 years. His expertise is to treat common clinical internal and surgical diseases with combined traditional Chinese medicine and western medicine. He has rich teaching and clinical experience. In 2015, he successfully completed the Acupuncturist Registration Examinations of CTCMPAO (College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists of Ontario).

Professor Hui Liu

Prof Hui Liu, graduated from HuNan university of Traditional Chinese Medicine, obtained her master degree. As a doctor, she worked in Beijing tertiary hospital, engaged in traditional Chinese medicine, acupuncture and moxibustion in clinical work for more than 20 years. As a traditional Chinese medicine and family medicine teacher, she undertaken Beijing medical university teaching work for 12 years. As the department deputy director, she has overall responsibility for clinical, teaching, research work. In May 2014, she came to Toronto, and pass Ontario registered acupuncturists examination one time

Professor Emily Xue

Prof. Emily Xue, received her bachelor’s degree in medicine from Heilongjiang University of Chinese Medicine in 1989. She has been practicing Traditional Chinese Medicine for more than 20 years. She is specialized in clinical diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of geriatric diseases. She is also good at clinical diagnosis and treatment of skin diseases. Prof. Xue is warmly welcomed wherever she goes because of her exceptional medical skills and her kind personality. She is very fond of teaching and students admired her greatly because of her thorough explanations and vivid clinical examples.

Professor Lidan You

Dr. Lidan You received her BS (Mechanical Engineering, 1994) and MS (Mechanical Engineering, 1997) degree from Peking University and PhD degree from City University of New York (Biomechanical Engineering, 2002). Dr. You took her postdoctoral training at Stanford University (2002-2006) working on bone cell mechanobiology. She joined the faculty of University of Toronto on 2006 as an Assistant Professor. Building on her diverse research experiences in fluid mechanics, biomechanics, cell mechanics, tissue engineering, microfabrication, bone histology, cell and molecular biology, and bone biology, she has rapidly established a dynamic interdisciplinary research program in bone cellular mechanobiology and bone biomechanics. Her research focus is on understanding of mechanical stimuli effect on bone cells.

Professor Jian Guan

Dr. Jian Guan, PhD. RNC. Specializing in public health and immigrant adaptation. Currently teaching at Ryerson University, president of the Canadian Academy of Natural Health and president of Canadian Association for Cancer Support. Research publications focus on immigrants’ health and acculturation, depression and access to social and health services, cross-cultural comparison of seniors’ physical, mental and sexual health, cultural effects on physician/patient relations, social and psychological impact of epidemics, and ethical challenge of medicine. Course taught include Medical Sociology, Sociology and Health, Values and Ethics for Health Professionals, Leadership Ethics, and Nutrition Practice and Counseling.

Professor Ying Zhang

Ying Zhang, R.TCMP.,RNC. Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Registered Nutrition Counselor. Dr. Zhang graduated from Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine and taught Chinese Medicine after completing her studied at graduate School at the same University. Dr. Zhang currently is the Director of Holibalance Wellness Center. Guest Professor of Canadian Academy of Natural Health; Board of director of Canadian Association of Nutri-Health Education and Canadian Association for Cancer Support.