Chinese Medicine Past and Present: Problems and Solutions

2017-04-21T17:31:47-07:00Tags: , , , |

DENG ZHONGJA
Professor, Chengdu University of TCM

Total running time: 93 mins.
Mandarin Chinese, translated into English
by Heiner Fruehauf

In this video conversation, one of China’s most outspoken experts on the philosophy of teaching Chinese medicine issues a comprehensive analysis of the state of modern TCM. As a scholar and former university administrator, he pinpoints the problems of the present PRC model of TCM education. Furthermore, he gives us his own suggestions on how to productively face the challenge of learning, teaching, and practicing an ancient medicine in a modern world.

Herb Pairs: Mastering the Alchemical Element of Chinese Herbal Medicine (2 Parts)

2019-12-06T10:49:07-08:00Tags: , |

DENG ZHONGJIA
Professor, Chengdu University of TCM

In this concise and data-packed lecture, China's premier expert on herb combinations and herbal formulas illuminates one of the most important yet little talked about aspects of Chinese herbology. In this segment he focuses on the laws of alchemy, by explaining how the combining and dosing of single herbs can emphasize one specific function of a multi-spectrum herb over another.

Total running time: 134 mins.
Mandarin Chinese, translated into English by Heiner Fruehauf