Enhancing the Immune System with Acupuncture: Data from Scientific Research

This course is an online discussion between recognized scholars: Dr Bartosz Chmielnicki, MD & Dr Yair Maimon, PhD OMD.

Enhancing the Immune System with Acupuncture:–Data from Scientific Research

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What you will learn

  • Grasp the structure and functions of the human immune system.
  • Discover the influence of acupuncture on immunity based on clinical research, both on animal models and humans.
  • Understand molecular mechanisms of enhancing immunity by acupuncture.
  • Apply acupuncture points commonly used in clinical research to enhance immunity.

Course Overview

The human immune system struggles with various factors daily: viruses, bacteria, radiation, and climatic factors threaten our health and well-being. Acupuncture is commonly believed to improve immunity. Is it true? Is it proved by any scientific research? Can acupuncture enhance the immune system? And how?

Learn about modern scientific research concerning the influence of acupuncture on the human immune system. This course is an online discussion between recognized scholars: Dr Bartosz Chmielnicki, MD & Dr Yair Maimon, PhD OMD.

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Course Reviews:

science approves of it

January 6, 2022

Does TCM need scientific validation to do its job? No, but it’s nice to hear that science approves of it in more than one way.


Great course!

December 20, 2021

Great course!

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very much

June 5, 2020

I enjoyed this course very much

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I understand that the information in this course presented by the Provider and/or Instructor(s) is for educational purposes only and should only be applied with appropriate clinical judgment and used by a trained and licensed
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About the Teacher

Dr. Bartosz Chmielnicki MD

Graduated from the Silesian Medical Academy (now University) in 2002. In 2004 he finished an acupuncture course for doctors organized in Warsaw. He started his work as an acupuncturist in Pain Management Clinic in Tychy. Treating many patients he was looking for explanations he could not find in western medical paradigm. Finished four year lasting Chinese Medicine school in Cracow (2005-2009). Bartosz has been practicing acupuncture for more than 10 years, he is the Co-founder of center for natural therapies – Compleo, and Silesian Academy of Acupuncture. President of Silesian Chapter and Board member of Polish Acupuncture Association (2007-2009), and a President of Classical Acupuncture Association (2010 – 2014). Author of seminars on acupuncture for physicians organized by Colleguim Medicum of Jagiellonian University in Cracow. Provides courses in Czech Republic and Germany, lecturing in Poland, Czech Republic, Isreal and Germany (Rothenburg congress 2017). Publishes articles, book chapters, educational posters, and a book about pulse diagnosis “Pulse Qualities in Chinese Medicine” (2015-Kiener-Verlag).

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