IN MEMORY OF PROFESSOR JIN ZHANG

Professor Zhang demonstrating an advance acupuncture technique

Jin Zhang 张缙 Ph.D

Honorary Chair

 

Professor Jin Zhang was world renowned for his expertise in Acupuncture and Moxibustion, particularly in advanced manipulation techniques. He was currently the Chief Doctor and Professor at TCM Academy of Heilongjiang Province, Professor of Henan University of TCM and Heilongjiang University of Chinese Medicine.

 

Professor Zhang had worked for over 60 years on the advancement of TCM worldwide, through countless hours of practice, research and dedication on a number of TCM Associations, including his roles as a Board Member of All-China Zhen-Jiu (Acupuncture & Moxibustion) Association, Chair of The Branch Association of Acupuncture- Moxibustion Manipulation, Chairman of the Northeast China Research Association of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, Committee Member of Chinese International Examination Center of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, Panel Member of the Scientific Evaluation Group of Chinese State Natural Fund, and President of the International Association of Acupuncture & Moxibustion Manipulation Techniques. Professor Zhang has published more than 80 papers in both Chinese and international journals, and had been presented with numerous awards for his success in the field of TCM. He earned national prizes in China for two of his works, “Explanation of Acupuncture and Moxibustion Compendium” and “Collection of Acupuncture Classic Literature”.

Professor Zhang is 1 of the 4 Representatives of Acupuncture and Moxibustion of Traditional Chinese Medicine (UNESCO Intangible Culture Heritage)