TSTCM Sponsored the Extern Shadowing Program for Career Center at University of Toronto
Three students from University of Toronto participated the 2017 fall Extern Shadowing Program organized by the Career Center at UT. TSTCM has been sponsoring the program for over 10 years. Each time, 2-8 students from UT studying human biology, neurological science, pharmaceutical chemistry, international studies, kinesiology registered to the program at TSTCM. During the program, President Mary Wu shares her stories and the stories of TSTCM graduates as well as some clinical cases with the students. She also explains share is Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture, the legislation and the profession in Ontario, how to become qualified and successful Acupuncturists, TCM practitioners and Doctor of TCM. Students also have an opportunity to sit in on a class, shadow interns to observe the diagnosis and treatment of patients, or to book a complementary consultation and acupuncture treatment at the clinic. Students described their experience at TSTCM as enjoyable, informative, enriching, and inspiring.