Traditional East Asian Medicine
The Stichting (Foundation) for the Study of Traditional East Asian Medicine (STEAM) is dedicated to the study and investigation of Traditional East Asian Medicine (TEAM) practices, such as:
Moxibustion [灸] and related practices
Herbal medicine traditions, such as that of traditional Chinese medicine (zhongyao [中 藥 ]) and Kampo [漢方],
Massage traditions, such as Tuina [推拿], Anma [按摩], Shiatsu [指圧]
and Self-development traditions such as Taijiquan [太極 拳 ], Qigong [氣功 ] from Asia and in recent decades, the West.
A Workshop on Shonishin: Japanese Acupuncture for Children
may 05-07, 2023
Instructor: Stephen Birch
This three-day workshop by Stephen Birch PhD, LicAc (USA), MBAcC (UK), lid NVA will be taught in English and is being held at the Japanese Acupuncture Center, located in Amsterdam at: W.G. Plein unit 330, 1054 SG Amsterdam.
Non Research Papers
Dr. Yoshio Manaka’s insights and contributions to the field of TEAM.
Acupuncture Research, the story so far.
Stephen Birch and George Lewith
EXETER Research Papers
International Workshop on Acupuncture Research Methodology.
introduction to consensus reports on workshop topics Stephen Birch, Richard Hammerschlag, George Lewith
Certificate Program in Japanese Acupuncture, Moxibustion and Yoshio Manaka’s Treatment System
Organized by the Stichting for the Study of Traditional East Asian Medicine.
Dates: 2023: April 29-30, June 3-4, September 16-17, October 14-15
Times: Saturdays 9.00-17.30, Sundays 9.30-16.30.
Instructor: Stephen Birch, Junko Ida
This four-weekend certificate program will be taught by Stephen Birch PhD, LicAc (USA), lid NVA, and Junko Ida BA, LicAc (USA), lid NVA . It will be taught in English and is being held at the Japanese Acupuncture Center, located in Amsterdam at: W.G. Plein unit 330, 1054 SG Amsterdam.