Hello, I’m Dr. Steven Roensch of East College of Natural Medicine. You know the first time I ever saw acupuncture was 1972. I was a young man in the United States Army in Vietnam and Chinese missionaries and doctors had come across the border and were treating local villagers for the effects of malaria.
My dad has been in the hospital for over a week. After seeing how passionate hospital staff are about giving care, I now have a deeper appreciation for anyone in the medical field. Let me tell you about just a few.
What are your goals for 2019? If you are planning to change your career or attempt to improve your health in the upcoming year, East West College of Natural Medicine could help you work towards realizing that dream. Paulette Roberts is one recent graduate who was able to accomplish her educational goals.
Do you have a New Year's resolution? With 2019 only a few days away, now is a great time to consider what improvements could be made to your professional life. Whether you are looking to switch careers or advance in your current field, East West College of Natural Medicine is ready to assist you. Here's how a career resolution could help you this year:
Allison Kramp, December 2018 graduate, says “I chose East West College because I wanted a very good education of East and Western medicine and I believe I got that here and I’ve had the most wonderful time.”
According to Time magazine, “A new federal report reveals that Americans spend about $30 billion a year on complementary health approaches, from ginkgo biloba to yoga.
‘The Many Reincarnations of One Why’
You can take the individual out of Chinese medicine, but you cannot take the passion of Chinese medicine out of the individual. Not everyone starts their desired career path immediately; but, when the dream is sincere, it has a way of beckoning one back to it. Rene Ng (AP, L.Ac) learned this lesson first-hand.
As a child, Dr. Koslosky was no stranger to a doctor’s office. Overcoming personal health difficulties, she always had an interest in “home remedies”. She knew she was destined to be in healthcare. Along the way, she warmly recalls a special mentor in her life saying “do what makes you happy”. She never understood the full meaning of this, until now.
The Drive of an Airman: Story of Dr. Lynn McPhearson, Acupuncture Physician
"I have patience and experience; a man can do anything if he has those two things."
Dr. Lynn McPhearson quotes a line from Captain America: Civil War, as he delivers the graduation speech as his class representative. He reminds them that with patience and experience his graduating class can have endless possibilities and it was that quote that resonated with him as he looked back on his journey of becoming a holistic physician.
We know how serious you are about studying natural medicine. That's why the instructors at East West College of Natural Medicine work tirelessly to prepare you for your future career. When it comes to being passionate about their work, instructors like Dr. Jessica Fritz truly shine.
Question: When and where did you develop a passion for Chinese medicine?