Category Archives: Study and Scholarship


Issues related to study, learning and student life specifically.

Studying Chinese Medicine – new issue of Chinese Medicine Quarterly is ready

EDIT: Unfortunately, as of 2013, no issues of Chinese Medicine Quarterly are available for sale. Thanks for checking in, though! As a practitioner of Chinese medicine, my developmental trajectory has been… interesting.  Because I was in higher education for the better part of a decade before starting medical school, I started a little burnt out. […]

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Learning classical Chinese is foundational – an interview with Rick Goodman

As I’m working on some of the foundational materials for the upcoming Shennong Relational Herb Learning course, I’m revisiting some material from classical Chinese medicine texts that I don’t know particularly well.  It’s prompted me to get out my Big Chinese-English Dictionary and start slogging through the tedious process of translating passages when you’re not fluent […]

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