College of

TRADITIONAL

CHINESE MEDICINE

PRACTITIONERS +

ACUPUNCTURISTS

of British Columbia

理事會選舉提名已經截止,候選人簡歷如下!

2019年10月22日

管理局理事會選舉提名已經截止,2020-2022任期有三個名額出缺。

各位都知道,凡欲出任理事的候選人必須具備以下條件:

  • 身為管理局註冊成員,遵守規章並未積欠管理局任何費用。
  • 能自在以英語溝通
  • 未擔任何一個中醫行業協會的理事或職員
  • 與管理局無任何利益衝突,且同意不會接受任何會造成利益衝突的職位。

每一名候選人都已呈遞書面聲明,承諾盡責以保護公眾利益,聲明同時列出個人在組織治理與醫療法規工作方面的經驗,以及有助於理事會和中醫行業的技能。同時感謝您對我們的支持。

以下特質也有益於擔任理事職務:

  • 戰略思考能力
  • 堅持原則,恪守道德
  • 具備協作精神
  • 良好的傾聽和溝通能力
  • 善於解決問題

歡迎大家多了解理事候選人! 他們來自中醫行業的各個領域,每個人都有自己的見解,同時也將彼此合作,以公眾利益為目標制定健全的政策和治理決策。


Chao Ho (Edward) Chao

Registration Number: 03381

Registration Title: Acupuncturist

City of Residence: Surrey, District 1 - Lower Mainland

Education: PhD of Chinese Medicine

Employment: Director, Small Business

College Involvement: N/A

Candidate Statement

Edward Chao    M.D. & Senior Dr. of TCM in Taipei, TCM Ph.D in Gugang Zhou, R Ac. in B.C.  He would contribute for the College to help with:1.Reducing license fee: carefully review all expenditure; 2.providing transparent information; 3. Against illegal practice of TCM; 4. Improving & advance TCM education


Kuo Hsiang (Reagan) Chu

Registration Number: 03275

Registration Title: R.Ac.

City of Residence: Coquitlam, District 1 - Lower Mainland

Education: Diploma of Dr. TCM

Employment: Ac, Small Business

College Involvement: Board, 2017

Candidate Statement

Reagan Chu is a Western Medicine Dr. in Taiwan(physiatry) since 1985, and study at TCM for 5 years in BC.  He would contribute for the College to help with:1. Reducing license fee: carefully review all expenditure; 2. Providing transparent information; 3. Against illegal practice of TCM; 4. Improving & advance TCM education


Jian Ying (Jennifer) Gao

Registration Number: 03204

Registration Title: Doctor of TCM

City of Residence: Vancouver, District 1 - Lower Mainland

Education: Bachelor Degree of Medicine

Employment: President, AromaOasis Health Inc.; Faculty of Health, Kwantlen Polytechnic University

College Involvement: N/A

Candidate Statement

Dr. Jianying Gao received her TCM Medical degree from China, has practiced for 20 years in China and Canada. she has taught at KPU, and Tzu Chi TCM College for 12 years. If elected, her efforts would center  on: 1. Promoting excellent and ethical TCM practice to serve the public, while helping elevate TCM’s outstanding image in the eyes of the general public and policymakers alike as a preventative, safe, and effective healthcare; 2. Boosting a high quality and standard of TCM education through positive academic exchanges, and collaborating with other health care professions; 3. Advocating for regulations under the “HPA” that are more suitable for TCM practice.


Kimberley A. Graham

Registration Number: 02407

Registration Title: Doctor of TCM

City of Residence: North Vancouver, District 1 - Lower Mainland

Education: Dr.TCM

Employment: Dr.TCM, Self

College Involvement: Current Board Member, Various committees and focus groups, Examiner

Candidate Statement

Having served on the Board for the past two years, I am hopeful for the opportunity to continue the work we have achieved in furthering registrant, public and government trust, as I remain committed to serving the College’s mandate of ensuring public safety. Currently I am a member of the Finance, Discipline, and Patient Relations committees.  My CTCMA experience includes: Jurisprudence exam development committee member; Dr.TCM competencies Expert Committee; exam Standard setting; Scope of Practice working group; Safety Course review; QAP working group; and Pan-Canadian examinations. I also sit on the Kwantlen Polytechnic University TCM Committee, and am an appointee to the Ministry of Health’s Special Audit, Medical Services.


Hosung Jang

Registration Number: 03562

Registration Title: Acupuncturist

City of Residence: Surrey, District 1 - Lower Mainland

Education: Ph.D of Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Tuina

Employment: Acupuncturist, Greenleaf Acupuncture & Herb Clinic

College Involvement: Committee member of Point Injection Therapy Working Group, 2015 - 2016; Committee member of Quality Assurance Program Working Group, 2016 - 2017

Candidate Statement

I've graduated from ICTCM in Canada, achieved my master's at Anhui University, completed my Ph.D. at Nanjing University, and taken clinical training in Korea.  I've taught TCM at Central College for 5 years, and I have participated in the committee of CTCMA in both the Point Injection Therapy Working Group and the Quality Assurance Program Working Group as a committee member from 2015 to 2018. I'm dedicated to all patients, and I strive to make the entry barrier easier for patients who have an interest in TCM treatment. Although TCM is becoming more acknowledged by the public, I strive for it to become a major pillar in the Canadian Healthcare system.


Hsien-Ju Claire Kao

Registration Number: 03171

Registration Title: Dr. TCM

City of Residence: Vancouver, District 1 - Lower Mainland

Education: Diploma of Dr. TCM

Employment: Dr. TCM, Owner of Business, Self-Employee

College Involvement: N/A

Candidate Statement

Claire Kao is a licensed Dr. TCM in BC. She has been an active practitioner in Vancouver since 2008.  Dr. Kao is also a teacher at Tzu Chi International College of Traditional Chinese Medicine since 2012.  If she’s elected, she would be committed to help: 1. Reducing license fee: carefully review all expenditure; 2. Providing transparent information; 3. Against illegal practice of TCM.


Su Lan (Mary) Lee

Registration Number: 01615

Registration Title: R.Ac.

City of Residence: Davis Bay, District 2 - Outside the Lower Mainland

Education: Master of science in psychology

Employment: Manager

College Involvement: N/A

Candidate Statement

1.A. I am good at coordinating different medical professions and patients counseling and always care for public interest. B. Promote TCM, let the public know have more choice. Support Joining MSP plan, ICBC, WCB, and other medical insurance plan in order to help more people and economical health care in BC. 2. Improving TCM practice standard to benefit public. A . Inviting TCM related experts come to Canada for improving professional , not for profit.  B. Digitizing , computerized medical record; C. To archive the management of Chinese medicine professional media files database to improve the profession. 3. Helping practitioners resolve disputes, eliminate license lending or illegal activities, improve ethic management.


Glenn Morezewich

Registration Number: 01866

Registration Title: Doctor of TCM

City of Residence: Okanagan Falls, District 2 - Outside the Lower Mainland

Education: Dr. TCM

Employment: Dr Glenn, Self

College Involvement: Board member, 2002 - 2005; Board member, 2006 - 2008

Candidate Statement

I have worked with this College for several terms helping to regulate the profession and protect the public. Skill sets that I possess and believe to be of value in serving on the Board are that I honour and value the opinions of others and am able to contribute strategically and collaboratively to problem solve. I communicate my intentions clearly and am respectful when there are differing opinions. I am dedicated to working with a team serving in the public’s best interest. I believe that I have professional insights that would make positive contributions to this regulating body. I am committed to making a difference.


Mercy Kate Southam

Registration Number: 101456

Registration Title: R.TCM.P

City of Residence: Victoria, District 2 - Outside the Lower Mainland

Education: Diploma of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine - Pacific Rim College

Employment: Founder + Lead Practitioner, Eir Mobile Medicine

College Involvement: N/A

Candidate Statement

Mercy Southam is a TCM Practitioner based in Victoria BC, and is the Founder + Lead Practitioner of Eir Mobile Medicine, Canada's first mobile Acupuncture + Natural Medicine Studio. During her studies, she was active on Student Council, successfully advocating for additional funding for community building events programs. She has been an accomplished Public Speaker for the last 15 years, representing BC Children's Hospital, Rady's Children's Hospital, Ashoka Canada, and Invisible Children. Having studied in both the US and Canada, Mercy has immersed herself in a variety of healthcare systems, identifying ways to improve on existing structures. She is committed to raising awareness of the benefits of TCM in BC.


Ganglin Yin

Registration Number: 00170

Registration Title: Doctor of TCM

City of Residence: Victoria, District 2 - Outside the Lower Mainland

Education: Master Degree

Employment: Principal, Oshio College of Acupuncture and Herbology

College Involvement: N/A

Candidate Statement

My name is Ganglin Yin, I graduated from Hunan University of TCM with a Bachelor’s degree in 1982 and a Master’s degree in 1985.  I’ve worked in BC as a TCM Doctor and as the Principal of Oshio College of Acupuncture and Herbology since 2000.  If elected, I will do my best to improve the Board’s function and activities. Additionally, I’ll spare no effort to work on actively communicating with relevant departments of the government and insurance institutions, so that TCM and acupuncture could receive greater coverage, and so that government medical expenditures could be reduced. Thank you for your support!


Peggy Yu

Registration Number: 04946

Registration Title: R.Ac.

City of Residence: Surrey, District 1 - Lower Mainland

Education: MA, Registered Clinical Counsellor and R.Ac

Employment: EAP Clinician, Homewood Health; Owner, Private Practice

College Involvement: N/A

Candidate Statement

I am a Registered Clinical Counsellor and a Registered Acupunturist. I worked with different level of government agency as a therapist. I am also multilingual, Mandarin, Cantonese, Taiwaness and English. I believe effective communication is the key for bridging everyone in this profession, from patients to practitioners and within or cross the professionals. I am confident that my open minded mindset, critical thinking skills, negotiation skills as well the conflict resolution ability will be a beneficial for both patients, practitioners and the management group. It will be my honor to devote my skills for the best interest for every party in this profession.


Weidong Yu

Registration Number: 00169

Registration Title: Doctor of TCM

City of Residence: Vancouver, District 1 - Lower Mainland

Education: Master of Public Health, Bachelor of Medicine

Employment: Doctor of TCM, Self

College Involvement: Board member, 2017 - 2019; Member of Quality Assurance, 2017 - 2019; Chair of Patient Relation, 2016 - 2019

Candidate Statement

I love BC, I love TCM, I love to see TCM play positive role in the health of British Columbians.


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