ACAOM is pleased to announce the selection of Marnae C. Ergil as a practitioner member of the Commission.
Dr. Ergil, a Professor at the Finger Lakes School of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine of New York Chiropractic College in Seneca Falls, is a licensed acupuncturist in New York and California. She has been teaching Chinese medicine since 1989 and practicing in New York since 1997. While Dr. Ergil has a general practice, she specializes in the treatment of children, gynecological conditions and skin conditions.
Dr. Ergil received her BA in East Asian Studies from Middlebury College, where she began studying Chinese language in 1981. She has lived and studied in Taibei, Taiwan and at the Tianjin College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Tianjin, China. After completing her Master’s degree in Anthropology in 1989, she received funding from the National Academy of Sciences for her doctoral research on the education of practitioners of Chinese medicine in China. She received her Master’s in Traditional Oriental Medicine from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in 1997 and completed her Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in April, 2016.
Dr. Ergil received advanced clinical training from Mazin Al-Khafija in Chinese medicine dermatology; from Dr. Claudia Citkovitz in the treatment of infertility, labor & delivery; and from Professor Huang Huang in the modern use of the Shang Han Lun. She is the co-author of Thieme Publication’s Pocket Atlas of Chinese Medicine, the translator of Practical Diagnosis in Traditional Chinese Medicine, and co-translator of Jiao Shu-De’s Ten Lectures on the Use of Chinese Medicinals.