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International Certification Program für Oncology Acupuncture

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There is a great need for practitioners who have skills in the field of integrative Chinese Medicine oncology.Oncology acupuncture is a special field which offers the acupuncturist distinct tools to help both patients with cancer and patients who have had cancer in the past.
Almost any acupuncturist is dealing in their office with patients affected by cancer. The western and TCM knowledge covered in this program will give the participants important tools for clinical success.
The combination of the western and TCM approach will also enhance the skills to communicate better with the western medical oncology care.
Our program graduates will immediately benefit from being able to implement their knowledge in practice, with a high degree of confidence in their ability of Treating oncology patients integratively.

15 hours of online learning

consisting of 14 short online modules on topics such as

  • treatment of radiation side effects, nausea, constipation,diarrhea in cancer patients
  • research on oncology acupuncture and Chinese Medicine in general
  • nutrition
  • safety, ethics
  • update on western medical diagnosis and treatment strategies
  • a bit of herbal medicine and special formula knowledge lectured brilliantly by world
    known experts like Dr. Yair Maimon, Dr. Julia Hartung, Dr. Gil Barzilay, Dr. Sharon Bar-Gil and the leading oncologists of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in NY via the website of

Date: whenever you want

Location: study easily online at home – just complete the online modules before 24th of January 2020 as we recommend completing the online module before attending the Face to Face seminar!

15 hours Face to Face teaching

on Oncology acupuncture by THE specialist and program director Dr. Yair Maimon and western medical oncologist Dr. Julia Hartung.

Learning objectives of this F2F Course:

  • analyzing cancer patterns evaluating pre-existing condition
  • treating side effects of chemotherapy
  • treatment of the immune system
  • understanding research and oncology acupuncture research
  • cases studies
  • special needle techniques
  • safety strategies in Integrative Oncology
  • western medicine: cancer-revision, diagnosis and treatment of different types of cancer

Completed by 20 hours of home studies

Makes a total amount of 50 hours of intense training in the field of oncology acupuncture and integrative oncology.

This certification program is a collaboration of worldwide experts in the field of TCM Oncology. The online course is accredited for the MA/Phd program given by the Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine and the complete program finishes with a certificate of the TCM Academy Of Integrative Medicine (

This program is lead by:

Dr. Yair MAIMON, PhD OMD Ac.
An internationally renowned figure in the field of Integrative and Chinese Medicine with over 25 years of clinical, academic, and research experience. Head of a integrative oncology research center in Sheba hospital Oncology department. Dr. Maimon integrates complementary and western medicine in his own unique way.

With the help of:

Internal medicine specialist and Oncologist Dr. Julia Hartung specializes in hematology and oncology. With a unique further education in Chinese Medicine she is bridging, in her own clinic, conventional and complementary medical therapies.

A Chinese Medicine practitioner (Dipl. CM) and a teacher of „Research & Evidence in TCM“, Dr. Barzilay has a Ph.D from Oxford University in Cancer Research and an EMBO Post Doctoral Fellowship and has eight peer-reviewed publications in leading medical journals.

Including more experts such as
Sharon BAR-GIl, ND and others