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January 17, 2016

(Mineola, NY) - New York College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (NYCTCM), a higher education institution with a fully accredited three-year Masters Program in Acupuncture and a four-year Masters Program in Oriental Medicine, celebrated its relocation with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Sunday at 200 Old Country Road. NYCTCM was excited to welcome everyone to the new facility, which is housed in three floors of the building and contains classrooms, study room, library, clinic, administrative offices and student and faculty lounges.

Over 100 guests celebrated the occasion. Attending the ribbon cutting ceremony were 7th District State Senator Jack M. Martins, Mineola Mayor Scott Strauss, Office of Nassau County Executive, Edward Mangano representative Anne DeMichael, Mineola Chamber of Commerce President Tony Lubrano, Tronex International President Donald Chu, American Academy of Medical Acupuncture President Dr. Thomas Burgoon, Traditional Chinese Medicine Alumni Association of America General Secretary Dr. Decheng Chen, and members of the NYCTCM Board of Trustees (Lois Beckerman, Sun Pei, Tammy Tsao, Libang Zhang and Lawrence Jones).

Ms. Lois Beckerman, Chair of the NYCTCM Board of Trustees, began the ceremony with, “Dr. Chen, Dr. Bare, all of these professors, teachers, and educators put their heart and soul into this environment…and this is a wonderful day for all of us.”

After reminiscing about his previous visit to the old facility, Senator Jack M. Martins expressed, “This is another step in the right direction…The larger community has the opportunity to learn and have access to alternative healthcare benefits and ways of treating people…We are training not only people who need it but we are also training future practitioners and future doctors right here in our community…On behalf of the State Senate it is my privilege to be here to join with you and to present you with a citation in recognizing the move, congratulating you and wishing you nothing but the best.”

NYCTCM received congratulations from other key figures in the local community. Mayor Scott Strauss stated that, “New York College of Traditional Chinese Medicine is growing…we certainly appreciate your desire to stay in the village that we call home and that you call home.” County Representative Anne DeMichaels wished, “Best of luck to everybody here.” President Tony Lubrano congratulated NYCTCM, “on your new location and thank you for continuing to invest in Mineola.”

Dr. Yemeng Chen, president of NYCTCM, concluded, “It’s the 20th Anniversary of our college, we still keep our core values compassion, tradition, integration, innovation. So I hope…tomorrow, it will be a bright future of our college and our goal, I think, will be to be one of the best acupuncture schools in the United States.”

New York College of Traditional Chinese Medicine will also celebrate its 20th Anniversary this year and is proud to continue to serve the Mineola community. 

November 20, 2015

Dr. Thomas Burgoon, Class of 2012, is now the President of American Academy of Medical Acupuncture.

November 9, 2015

NYCTCM case report was successfully published in the peer-reviewed European Journal of BioMedical Research! (click here for the article)

October 15, 2015

Dr. Libang Zhang was featured on BBC News!

October 10, 2015

Mr. Jerry Chienliang Lin won the annual Nong's & President's Scholarship and also the Academic Excellence Award!

October 10, 2015

Mr. Joseph Kinhsing Tsai won the annual President's Scholarship!

September 12, 2015

Dr. Yemeng Chen and Dr. Helen Qi Zhang won the Pearls of Wisdom Awards from Acupuncture Society of New York (ASNY)!

June, 2015

NCTCM becomes an international cooperative center of Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine!

February 11, 2015

NYCTCM was featured in Voice of America!

February 1, 2015

NYCTCM was featured in a documentary on SBS of South Korea!

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December 2014

Dr. Yemeng Chen met Dr. Jianguang Xu, President of Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine!

November 14, 2014

NYCTCM was featured on ABC News - Acupuncture for Insomnia! (click here to view)

October 30, 2014

First Class of Medical Qigong Practitioners Completion Ceremony - October 26, 2014
Congratulations to the first class of Medical Qigong Practitioners.

Angela Moryc-Flyntz
Vincent Kam
Joseph Kuppelmeyer
Diep Huu Le
John Scalice

Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine Day Celebration - October 26, 2014
Thanks to everyone who came out and celebrated AOM Day! We had a great turn out and look forward to doing it again next year. 

October 21, 2014

2013 - 2014 Academic Excellence Award
Students must carry a minimum of 12 credits each trimester who have achieved a GPA of 4.0 in the entire academic year.
Hailing Wu
Rong Wu

2013 - 2014 President's Scholarship
Student must meet the following requirements: displays good moral character, does not pay MTA tax, registered for at least 36 credits in three trimesters, GPA must be more than 3.9 in each trimester during the academic year. Only two students, who are registered with the highest total number of credits in the academic year will be selected.
Jerry Chienliang Lin
Joseph Kinhsing Tsai

2013 - 2014 Nong's Scholarship Award
Student must carry the highest number of credits who has achieved the highest GPA in the OM Program.
Jerry Chienliang Lin

New York College of Traditional Chinese Medicine 
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