Community Acupuncture Network Votes "No" on New Doctorate Degree for Acupuncture
13 Jan 2009 05:23 GMT
Portland, Oregon, January 11th- The board of directors for the Community Acupuncture Network (CAN) has voted unanimously to oppose a new doctorate degree for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine on the grounds that such a move would be detrimental to practitioners, patients and the profession. Due to its large membership, the vote represents a significant hurdle for professional consensus for the ACAOM to renew its review and finalization of standards for a first-professional doctorate in acupuncture and in Oriental medicine.
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