Setting Her Sights Ahead with the Transitional Doctorate: Magdalene Frank-Moore

Dr. Magdalene Frank-Moore, DACM: “My experience in the doctoral program at Pacific College of Health and Science has been enlightening and enriching. The professors and faculty members I interacted with at Pacific College understand that students of all ages, nationalities, and cultures learn in different ways. They transferred knowledge about our discipline by encouraging discussions …

Kacy Korczyk, Gaining Higher Understanding Through the Transitional Doctorate

Dr. Kacy Korczyk, DAc, DiplAc: “I am extremely grateful for the t-DAc program and the expansion of knowledge and connection with colleagues it has provided. Through the program I have achieved a higher understanding of my patients and have become more interested in adjacent therapies to better my patient’s care overall. Thank you to Pacific …

“I Needed this Degree to Succeed”: Jessica Gerber on the Transitional Doctorate

Dr. Jessica Gerber, DAc, MS, LAc: “Admittedly, my original motivation for the t-DAc was the title ‘Doctor’; however, after one semester, it became evident that I needed this degree to succeed in my career. I had been highly functioning as a researcher and clinical acupuncturist for almost 10 years prior to enrolling in the tDAc …

Take What You Can Handle and Complete Your Transitional Doctorate: Guek Charest

Dr. Guek Charest, DACM, AP, LAc: “I chose the t-DACM program at Pacific College because I have always wanted to obtain the highest degree available in this wonderful career in TCM. The program offered the flexibility to reach my goal by providing convenient online classes especially with having two young boys and my own acupuncture …

Get to Know Danielle M. Solomon, DAOM, an Acupuncturist with Tribeca Smiles

Dr. Solomon, DAOM, is a licensed acupuncturist and certified herbalist who eases patients’ dental anxiety with acupuncture at Tribeca Smiles in New York in addition to running her own clinic, Acupuncture Tribeca.  She practices both Eastern and Western herbal medicine and joins traditional wellness methods with those of the modern world. Over her 25 years …

Returning for the Transitional Doctorate after Decades of Practice: Loocie Brown

Loocie Brown, DACM, LAc: “Pursuing my doctorate at Pacific College after 28 years in practice has been enriching, engaging, and challenging. It has expanded my understanding of public health policy, evidence-informed practice, and integrative health practices. This program has stretched and broadened my focus regarding integrative health and benefited my patients through the comprehensive evaluation …

Ariel Petracca Selk’s New Referrals from the Transitional Doctorate

Dr. Ariel Petracca Selk, LAc, DACM, DiplAc: “The online format fit in conveniently with my full-time acupuncture practice, the course material was immediately applicable in patient and practitioner interactions, and the observation component brought new referral sources. The doctoral program has increased my competence and confidence among my peers in evidence-based patient care and I …

Pacific College Graduate Jillian Capodice Published in Chinese Medicine Journal

Attention acupuncture students and graduates: you’ll definitely want to read Jillian’s meticulous article on traditional Chinese herbal medicine’s potential therapeutic application for the treatment of COVID-19, recently published in Chinese Medicine Journal!     Jillian is a leader in the field of complementary and integrative medicine, and  one of a few specialists in integrative and …