This course will explore the benefits of TCM for our immune system so we can stay healthy. Various TCM herbs used to boost the immune system will be shared as well as how they relate to the western understanding of how the immune system works.
Instructors: Mr Ong Chee Ming & Mr Michael Simonetti
Mr Ong Chee Ming is a practising TCM physician who holds a Bachelor in Chinese medicine from Beijing University of Chinese Medicine. He is a certified TCM practitioner and acupuncturist since 2013 and takes an interest in the public education of TCM through conducting courses, workshops and talks. He is fluent in English and Mandarin both written and spoken.
Michael Simonetti has experience in research in the field of immunobiology. He has worked at Monash University for 15 years in the management of the practical course in immunology. While at Nanyang Polytechnic, he has developed and conducted specialist diploma courses in immunology for adult learners and supervised internship students for grant-funded final year research projects.