FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 3, 2023
[Centennial, Colorado] – The Council of Colleges of Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine (CCAHM) proudly announces the results of its Fall 2023 Executive Committee Election, marking a new chapter in CCAHM’s leadership dedicated to support member institutions in advancing the field of Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine (AHM) through educational excellence. CCAHM, recognized for its pivotal role in acupuncture safety through publication, education, and certification of a national standard for Clean Needle Technique (CNT), welcomes the following elected members, whose 2-year terms began on November 2, 2023:
These individuals will join the existing members of the Executive Committee, including Kris LaPoint, PhD, L.Ac., President; Allyson Wilson, DAOM, A.P., Secretary; Sharon Jennings-Rojas, DOM; M.Ac.; L.Ac.; RT (NADA), Member-At-Large; and Sherri Green, Ph.D., LCSW, MSW, M. Dipl. Ac., Member-At-Large. Together, the eight members of the Executive Committee serve as the elected governing arm of CCAHM.
CCAHM extends its gratitude to departing Executive Committee Member-At-Large, Lixing Lao, PhD, Professor and President of VUIM, for his service as he concludes his term on the Executive Committee.
CCAHM’s Executive Committee Election occurred during the course of the virtual CCAHM 2023 Fall Conference, which featured fifteen interactive sessions, including eleven committee meetings and committee reports, participation from at least five partner organizations, three educational workshops, CCAHM's General Business Meeting, and an open member networking session. During the CCAHM 2023 Fall Conference, member institutions gathered together to stay current on administrative and faculty development topics, and to discuss relevant issues in the delivery of the highest standards for AHM education.
For more information about CCAHM and its initiatives, please visit www.CCAHM.org.
The Council of Colleges of Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine (CCAHM) is a leading association dedicated to promoting excellence in acupuncture and herbal medicine education. Committed to advancing the field and ensuring the highest standards of training, CCAHM collaborates with colleges and practitioners to foster innovation, research, and professional development.
For media inquiries, please contact:
Kristin Richeimer, CAE
Interim Executive Director, CCAHM