Ken Smith, L.Ac.
U.S./Soviet Foreign Policy
Black belt, taekwondo
Seoul, Korea 1988
George Washington University
Pacific College of Oriental Medicine
San Diego, CA
M.T.O.M. cum laude 1997
Two months advanced acupuncture/Chinese herbal studies at the Zhejiang TCM Hospital. Hangzhou, China 1997
Practiced/studied electro acupuncture at the Vietnam National Acupuncture Institute & Hospital. Hanoi, Vietnam 2003
Acupuncture/diagnosis studies at the Shandong Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Jinan, China 2010
Kabashima Acupuncture Clinic
Studied points and acupuncture theory with
Kazuyoshi Kabashima in Yanagawa, Japan. October, 2014
Baba Acupuncture Clinic
Studied points and Japanese meridian style acupuncture
with Yoshishige Baba.
Shiba-Daimon, Tokyo, Japan
October 2015, October 2016, May 2017
Seattle Institute of Oriental Medicine
Core Faculty 2014 - 2015
English editor of the Basic Theory of Traditional Chinese Medicine textbook published in China by the
People's Medical Publishing House, Beijing, China, 1998.
"Unique Treatment Methods for Headaches" article published by Acupuncture Today
Huntington Beach, CA December, 2000 Vol. 01 Issue 12
"Electro Stim and Vietnamese Acupuncture" article published by Oriental Medicine, San Diego, CA Winter 2009 issue.
"Chaos and Clarity at Shandong Hospital" article published by
The Lantern Journal of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Carlton, Australia January, 2011 Vol. 8, No.1