College of Classical Chinese Medicine Faculty

Full-time Faculty

Alexandra Adams, MEd


  • DePaul University, MEd

Roger Batchelor, DAOM. LAc


  • Oregon College of Oriental Medicine, DAOM, 2005

David Berkshire, LAc


  • Oregon College of Oriental Medicine, MAcOM, 2001

Xiaoli Chen, LAc


  • Chengdu University of TCM, Master of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine (China), 1987, 1994.

Jim Cleaver, LAc


  • Five Branches Institute, Diploma in Traditional Chinese Acupuncture and Herbology, 1987

Heiner Fruehauf, PhD, LAc


  • University of Chicago, PhD, 1990
  • San Francisco College of Acupuncture, Certificate of Completion, 1989

Ken Glowacki, LAc


  • Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, MSTOM, 2002
  • Monterey Institute of International Studies, MA in Education, 1996

Brenda Hood, PhD, LAc


  • Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, Bachelor of Chinese Medicine, 1999
  • Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing, China, PhD, 2006
  • Post-doctoral appointment at Guangzhou University, 2010

Paul Kalnins, ND, LAc


  • National College of Naturopathic Medicine, ND, MSOM, 1998

Joon Hee Lee, DAOM, LAc


  • Oregon College of Oriental Medicine, DAOM, 2010
  • Samra University, Los Angeles, MSOM, 2004

Charles Rothschild Lev, LAc


  • Oregon College of Oriental Medicine, MAcOM, 1998

Bob Quinn, DAOM, LAc


  • Oregon College of Oriental Medicine, MAcOM, DAOM, 1998, 2008

Laurie Regan, ND, PhD


  • National College of Naturopathic Medicine, ND, 1997
  • Harvard University, PhD, 1991

Daniel Silver, LAc


  • Five Branches Institute, MTCM, 2006

Brandt Stickley, LAc


  • American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, MSTCM, 2001

Sabine Wilms, PhD


  • University of Arizona, MA, PhD, in East Asian Studies, 2002
  • University of Arizona, MA in Chinese Studies, 1992

Adjunct Faculty

Paul D. Bellis, LAc


  • Yo San University, MAcTCM, 2000

John Blank, LAc


  • Oregon College of Oriental Medicine, MAcOM, 1991

Loch Chandler, ND, MPH


  • National College of Natural Medicine, ND & MSOM, 2001
  • Portland State University, MPA-HA, 2014

Chelsie Falk, ND


  • National College of Natural Medicine, ND, 2013
  • University of Oregon, BS Biology, 2005

Susanna Niveen Farahat, LAc


  • National College of Natural Medicine, MSOM, 2014

William Frazier, LAc


  • Academy for Five Element Acupuncture, MA, 2001

David Frierman, LAc


  • San Francisco College of Acupuncture, Certificate of Completion, 1989

Michael Givens, LAc


  • National College of Natural Medicine, MSOM, 2009
  • St. John's College, MA, Classical Eastern Literature, 2003

Ellen Goldsmith, LAc


  • National College of Natural Medicine, MSOM, 1999

Pik Shan Ko


  • 5th Generation Lineage Holder, Kwong Sai Jook Lum Temple Praying Mantis School, Hong Kong, 1967

Manfred Kubny, PhD


  • Ludwig-Maximilian University, Germany, Ph.D. in Sinology, 1994

Gwen LoVetere, LAc


  • Oregon College of Oriental Medicine, MAcOM, 1994

Bryan McMahon, LAc


  • Beijing University of Chinese Medicine: Dip.O.M., 2010

Michael McMahon, LAc


  • National College of Natural Medicine, MAc, 2011

Karin Parramore, MSOM


  • National College of Natural Medicine, MSOM, 2012

Youping Qin, LAc


  • Chengdu University of TCM, Master of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine (China), 1999, 2002

David Riley, MD


  • University of Utah Medical School, MD, 1983

Paul Rosenberg


  • Portland State University, BA Asian Studies

Gregory Sax, LAc


  • Brown University, BA, 1990
  • UCLA, MFA, 2000
  • National College of Natural Medicine, MSOM, 2010

Shawn Soszka, ND, LAc


  • National College of Natural Medicine, MSOM,2001
  • National College of Natural Medicine, ND, 2000

Tamara Staudt, ND, LAc


  • National College of Natural Medicine, ND, MSOM, 1998

Kim Tippens, ND, MS, MPH


  • Bastyr University, ND, MSAOM, 2003
  • Oregon Health Sciences University, MPH, 2012

Edythe Vickers, ND, LAc


  • National College of Naturopathic Medicine, ND, 1987
  • Oregon College of Oriental Medicine, Diploma, 1986

Guangying Zhou, LAc


  • Chengdu University of TCM, Master of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine (China) 1999, 2002

Heather Zwickey, PhD


  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, PhD, Immunology & Microbiology, 1998