On May 14th , an acupuncture study group consisted of 59 Brazil students came to the headquarter of The World Federation of Acupuncture and Moxibustion Societies (WFAS) in BeiJing for a systematic study of acupuncture. During the two week in BeiJing, they will study in some specialized acupuncture organs such as BeiJing university of TCM, TongRen hospital, Acupuncture hospital of China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences and BeiJing hospital.
The 59 students were from Association of Chinese Medicine and traditional Acupuncture of Brazil and Brazilian College of acupuncture and Chinese Medicine.
President of Association of Chinese Medicine and traditional Acupuncture of Brazil-Doctor Hui Qing said, the students came for further education after two years of systematic study, and looked forward to understand the original acupuncture in its birth land.
President of Brazilian College of acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Prof. SOHAKU said,their school was a 2-year specialized college with 2000 students and since it's foundation, more than 30,000 acupuncturist have been churned out.
Reports from WFAS secretariat,with the more and more acupuncture exchange between Brazil and China,the number of Brazil students who comes to WFAS for further education is increasing year by year.