Ethics and Laws in Acupuncture and TCM Research

Upon completion of the course participants should have a basic understanding of the philosophy of ethics, conduct of right and wrong, moral diversity and the history behind national and international regulatory policies on ethics in clinical medicine and human subject research.

Ethics and Laws in Acupuncture and TCM Research

10 Lessons 
Included
2:00 hours 
On-Demand Video
11 Interactive
Quizzes
Certificate On Completion
CEU/CPD/PDA
Fulfills Your NCCAOM Ethics Requirements

What will you learn

  • Understand the philosophy of ethics.
  • Know the conduct of right and wrong.
  • Understand moral diversity.
  • Discover the history behind national and international regulatory policies on ethics in clinical medicine and human subject research.

Course Overview

This course details those ethical topics to consider when dealing with patients and human subjects, professional and legal ethics, and public ethics in the acupuncture and TCM research setting. Stories of real life theft, misconduct and fraud committed by high level doctors and researchers make this course fun to watch for students, clinicians and researchers.

The acupuncture and Oriental medicine profession has the NCCAOM® Code of Ethics which is required content for PDA approved courses. 

Upon completion of the course participants should have a basic understanding of the philosophy of ethics, conduct of right and wrong, moral diversity and the history behind national and international regulatory policies on ethics in clinical medicine and human subject research.


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3 PDAs Ethics
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2 PDA Laws and Rules
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CEU/CPD/PDA

When stated
CEU/PDA/CPD requirements need to be completed within 1 year of the purchase. You are advised to print and save your certificate for your records and under your association requirements.

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About Instructor

Jennifer A. M. Stone MSOM, LAc

Jennifer A. M. Stone has practiced acupuncture and Chinese Medicine for over 27 years, and participated in acupuncture research for 10 years. She is assistant research faculty for the Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesia. She has participated in NIH funded research on both animal and human subjects. She serves as Editor In Chief of Meridians: The Journal of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, and is the owner of East West Acupuncture, in Bloomington, IN. Her research interests include acupuncture as an adjunct in the cancer setting for the palliation of symptoms associated with cancer treatments. She has published 3 papers and a book chapter on the use of acupuncture in the oncology setting and possible mechanisms behind the effects. Specifically she is interested in peripheral nerve pain and has conducted research on acupuncture for the treatment of post-herpetic neuralgia, publishing 2 papers on the findings. Her team at IUSM is currently working on a proposed research study to investigate the immunomodulatory mechanisms including mesenchymal stem cells on the effects of acupuncture in patients with post herpetic neuralgia.

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Course Includes

  • 2 Sections
  • 10 Lessons
  • 9 Quizzes
  • Course Certificate