Mattson, Brendan, DACM

Brendan practices acupuncture and Chinese medicine, with extensive training in integrative care for cancer patients. As academic dean of graduate studies at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in Chicago, Brendan draws upon his training in TCM, bodywork, qigong, Chinese language, and Chinese history in his curriculum development and teaching. Brendan studied TCM internal medicine at Shanghai Shuguang Hospital in 2005 and TCM Oncology at Shuguang and at the Sichuan East-West Integrative Hospital in Chengdu in 2008. Brendan earned his DACM at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, San Diego.


Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, San Diego – DACM (2017)

Bastyr University, Seattle, WA  – M.S. –  AOM (2005)

Depaul University, Chicago, IL – B.A.  – Literature (2000)

Wright College, Chicago, IL – A.A. – Literature (1998)

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