After obtaining his 1st degree in Chinese medicine from one of the prestigious TCM university in China - Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, majoring in acupuncture and tuina, he practiced as a registered TCM practitioner and part time lecturer since 2004. In 2013, he continue to pursue his post graduate studies again in Chengdu, majoring in TCM Endocrinology, and was awarded Master in Medicine in 2016. With 2 years experience in IMU as lecturer and programme director, he is now one of the founder and lead physician at Xing Lin TCM Centre Sdn Bhd.
Paula Gradim graduated in Radiology at the Coimbra Health School, Portugal, in 2006. In 2007, she began training in Traditional Chinese Medicine at the University of Chinese Medicine - Portuguese Association of Acupuncture Professionals in Coimbra. Graduated in 2013 at the Chinese Medicine University of Chengdu. Coordinating Technician of the Imaging Service of the MisericÃ³rdia Hospital of Mealhada, Portugal. Monitors and coordinates internships (national and erasmus) of Medical Image of the Coimbra Health School, in the Misericordia Hospital of Mealhada. Founder and managing partner of Clinica Naturalmed, Mealhada
Ilaira Bouratinos is a Practitioner and Instructor of Oriental Medicine Theory, Acupuncture and Bodywork. She is the Author of A Practical Guide to Acu-points. She is internationally recognized for her comprehensive knowledge and wide-ranging practice of oriental medicine, acupuncture and bodywork. She first studied oriental therapies as a teenager, became a qualified practitioner of shiatsu in 1993 and of acupuncture in 1995, in London. She is the Founder and Principal of the Oriental Medicine Training Centre in Athens, Greece, where she teaches oriental medical theory, acupuncture, and a variety of other bodywork methods, including shiatsu, therapeutic massage and facial rejuvenation. Since establishing the school in Athens in 1994, she has taught and treated thousands of students and clients.
Jeremy Noble began his career by working in Emergency Medicine as an Emergency Medical Technician in the United States Navy and a Battlefield Medic with the United States Marines. His career continued as a Registered Nurse, recovering open-heart surgery and heart transplant patients in the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) for the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina. He studied Classical Chinese Medicine at Daoist Traditions College of Chinese Medical Arts in Asheville, North Carolina, studying under Master Jeffery Yuen. Mr. Noble earned his Masters Degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. Mr. Noble is now the owner of Noble Natural Wellness, practicing external and internal medicine with all age groups.
Dr Gill Barham is an International Speaker and Author, a former nurse, Pilates teacher, functional nutritionist, and womenâ€™s health expert. As a broadcast presenter Gill is creating more awareness in the field of wellbeing and gives experts in complimentary and alternate medicine a platform to share their work and successes.
She has an honorary doctorate with the AUGP (Academy of Universal Global Peace), is a member of the European ATL (Association of Transformational Leaders), and lead nutritional project officer for the â€œWalk to Freedom Foundationâ€ for recovering substance abuse addicts.
Gill has written, collaborated and contributed to 6 books to date and is the contributing editor of the Sovereign Magazine.