Distinguished Alumni of Emperor’s College

83Linda Allen
class of 1989
Producer of healing trips to Cuba for the Delegation on Natural Health, People and Global Citizens Commonwealth Club, World Affairs Council Circle and Deepak Chopra’s Journey to Healing.

038-nathan-and-julie-photography-by-jacquelynn-buckNathan Anderson
class of 2003

President, California State Oriental Medical Association (CSOMA); Former clinic director, Samra University of Oriental Medicine, Los Angeles, California.

armm-sq3Brendan Armm, DAOM
class of 2008 and 2005
Founder and medical director of Lotus East-West Medical Center, Santa Monica, California. MTOM and DAOM faculty member, Emperor’s College.

GBadami-tnGretchen Badami, DAOM
class of 2011 and 2014

Faculty member and Associate Academic Dean, Emperor’s College.

83Victoria Blake, RN 
class of 2000

Coordinator for The Center for Health and Healing, Saint Vincent’s Medical Center, Los Angeles, California.

PFitgerald-tnPatricia Fitzgerald, DAOM 
class of 1991 and 2011
International lecturer; author of The Detox Solution, Illumination Press; wellness editor for Huffington Post.

3180742Steve Given, DAOM 
class of 1992

Dean of clinical education, American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine; Associate dean of clinical education, AOM program, Bastyr University; Program director, DAOM program, Bastyr University.

MHerbkersmanMartin Herbkersman 
class of  2003

Chairman, South Carolina Acupuncture Advisory Committee to the Board of Medical Examiners; vice president, State Affairs, American Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. 

83Kyung Kim 
class of 1987

Editor and translator, Oriental Medicine: A Modern Interpretation.

SLoweStarrie Lowe 
class of  2000
Staff acupuncturist at UCLA Arthur Ashe Student Health and Wellness Center.

CMargolin-tnCathy Margolin 
class of  2008
Founder and president, Pacific Herbs, author, and contributor to The Huffington Post.

KMcNameeKevin McNamee, D.C.
class of 1987

Director of the California Health Institute and noted author of numerous research publications

NMiller-tnNeal Miller 
class of 1987

President, Acupuncture and Integrated Medicine Specialists.

JMoraMarco-tnJacques MoraMarco, DAOM, OMD
class of 2015

Academic Dean, Emperor’s College of Traditional Oriental Medicine.

WMorris-tnWill Morris, PhD, DAOM
class of 2006

President emeritus, AAAOM; President & CEO, Academy of Oriental Medicine at Austin, Texas.

jeanJeannette Painovich, DAOM 
class of 2000 and 2006

Director of acupuncture services at Good Samaritan Hospital, Los Angeles, California; Grant recipient to study effectiveness of acupuncture in the inpatient setting at Good Samaritan Hospital.

LPostolov-tnLucy Postolov 
class of 1996

Staff acupuncturist at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California.

83Teri Powers, DAOM 
class of  of 2000

Former President, Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine College, Berkeley, California. Current Campus Director, Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, San Diego.

NRichman-tnNaomi Richman 
class of 2002
Founder of Bee Well Kidz in Los Angeles and Las Vegas; Member of the International Advisory Board for the Holistic Pediatric Alliance

ZRosenbergZ’ev Rosenberg 
class of 1988

Former Chair of the Department of Herbal Medicine, Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, San Diego, California; Herbal product designer, Alembic Herbals; Author of A Chinese Look at Western Pharmaceuticals.

ERoss-tnEvan Ross 
class of 2000

Complementary medicine adviser to National Brain Tumor Foundation; Board member, Center for Integrative Health, Medicine and Research; Member, Director’s Board for Acupuncture, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles.

RRubioRay Rubio, DAOM
class of 2006
Founder and director, American Board of Oriental Reproductive Medicine (ABORM).

Chris-Ruth-DAOM-150x150Christopher Ruth, DAOM
class of 2011 and 2014

DAOM Associate Dean, Emperor’s College.

LSchwartz-tnLisa Schwartz, MD
class of 2006

Former Medical Director, Integrative Medicine, Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, Burbank, California.

Pedram-Shojai1Pedram Shojai 
class of 2001
Founder and director, Well.org; Director, documentary Vitality, and the author of the New York Times bestseller, The Urban Monk.

al.hand_.med_Al Stone 
class of 1995
Founder, Acupuncture.com.

TP1_2428 Martina Strum 
class of 2008
Martina is one of the most highly regarded and successful resident acupuncturists for Princess Cruises where she introduces thousands of patients a year to the power of OM.

tanSteven Tan, MD
class of 2002

Former chair, California Acupuncture Board; Founder and director, Integrative Institute for East-West Medicine, Beverly Hills, California. 

DeborahTurnerDeborah Turner 
class of 2003
Founder, Acupuncture Pilot Program, El Monte Police Department, California.

TVuong-tnTinh Vuong, OD 
class of 2000

Associate Medical Director and Residency/Training Supervisor, Saban Community Clinic.

KWhite-tnKatherine White, PhD
class of 1995

Former president, American University of Complementary Medicine, Los Angeles, California. Former academic dean, Samra University of Oriental Medicine, Los Angeles, California 

st-helen-acupunctureBrad Whisnant, DAOM
class of 2011

Author of Mastering Tung Acupuncture – Distal Imaging for Fast Pain Relief.

many more coming soon!