CULTURE Magazine on Pacific College’s New Medical Cannabis Certificate

In an October 3 2019 article, CULTURE, a magazine covering entertainment and lifestyle trends in the medical cannabis community, took a look at Pacific College’s new online Medical Cannabis Certificate program–the first accredited, college-level certificate of its kind in the nation. Students of the online program can expect to learn how to coach patients on …

ABC 10News on Pacific College’s First-Ever Medical Marijuana Certificate Program

September 10, 2019 San Diego’s ABC 10News interviewed Pacific College President Jack Miller on the school’s new three-semester Medical Cannabis Certificate program, the first of its kind, which enables healthcare professionals to responsibly and effectively prescribe medical marijuana to their patients. The segment aired this morning. “We thought it was important for health care professionals …

Pacific College Faculty, Alumni, and Board Member Lead National Research at Society for Acupuncture Research

By Stacy Gomes The 2019 Research, Health Care Policy and Community Health conference in Burlington, Vermont showcased the expansive skills and accomplishments of several faculty and alumni. Faculty members Beau Anderson (New York) and Anna Smith (San Diego) and alumnus Ken Glowacki (San Diego) kicked off the pre-conference with the Educator’s Roundtable on how we …

PCOM’s Acupuncture Clinics for the Homeless Featured in the San Diego Union-Tribune

PCOM-SD’s acupuncture clinics for the homeless were recently featured in an article by the San Diego Union-Tribune. Check out an excerpt below or read the full article! Free clinics commonly offer homeless and low-income people medical and dental services, but some San Diego clinics also offer acupuncture administered from students studying the alternative therapy. “Acupuncture …

LEENA GUPTHA, PCOM’S ACADEMIC DEAN OF ONLINE EDUCATION, CITED IN PREVENTION ON MANTRAS FOR WEIGHT LOSS

“Remember the last time you teared up during a movie? Or felt your stomach drop while riding a roller coaster? Your brain isn’t the best at differentiating real from imagined, so you must choose what you tell it wisely, says Leena S. Guptha, DO, the academic dean of online education at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine. ‘Positive …

DR. JENNIFER WILLIAMS, PCOM PROFESSOR AND GRADUATE, PUBLISHED ON ACUPUNCTURE ADVOCACY

Dr. Jennifer M. Williams, who is a professor in PCOM’s online doctoral program, brings her experience as both a service member and acupuncturist with the military to healing pain that is not onyl physical. ” The consequences to physical, emotional, and psychological traumas have distinct associated pathologies and recognized therapies, with the exception of an injury to …

PCOM-NY ALUMNA IRINA LOGMAN LAC, MSTOM, CITED IN FORBES

Irina Logman LAc, MSTOM, who graduated from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine – New York in the top 1% of her class, and Advanced Holistic Center, the practice she founded nearly 20 years ago, were extensively featured in a January 30th 2019 article published on Forbes.com: “The New Wall Street Power Lunch? It’s Acupuncture”. Irina Logman has found …

Tang-Ritchie, PCOM-SD Clinic Director, Interviewed on Acupressure

If you have problems with anxiety or stress, and you’ve already tried the usual coping mechanisms like meditation and deep breathing, consider acupressure! Elite Daily interviewed Dr. Leng Tang-Ritchie, director of clinical services at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine’s San Diego campus, on points that can be used in not only acupuncture but also acupressure, the effects they can …