American TCM Association

The American TCM Association (ATCMA) is a no-profit 501(c) 3 organization registered in United States Internal Revenue Service.

About American TCM Association

The American TCM Association (ATCMA) is a no-profit 501(c) 3 organization registered in the United States Internal Revenue Service. Its mission is to promote public health. Its objectives are to ally Chinese Medicine specialties in the United States to build an academic professional organization that has the most extensive coverage of Chinese Medicine, and to extend membership coverage to all Chinese Medicine specialties across the world.  Its tasks are to develop, define, and implement industrial and professional standards in Chinese Medicine, acupuncture treatment modalities; To establish academic-oriented professional committees for the improvement of overall academic levels of Chinese Medicine in the United States. To propagate Traditional Chinese Medicine and let the public understand more about the benefit of acupuncture, in order to promote universal health awareness; To protect interests of the industry and members and provide legal advice and assistance; To engage in political activities and policymaking; To promote comprehensive legislations of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine in the United States. To organize professional training and issue specialty certifications; To host academic seminars and conferences; To edit and publish academic books and magazines etc.; To recognize outstanding professionals in their achievements in acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, and grant them professional titles; To lead clinical research projects in acupuncture and Chinese Medicine; To initiate domestic and international TCM collaborations, aimed to bridge TCM information exchanges among the United States and other countries in the world; To certify Chinese Herbal dispensers, acupuncture supplier and clinics.

October 5-6, 2024
Las Vegas, USA

16 NCCAOM continuing education credits and state-specific credits (including California)

Early Bird Registration (until July 31, 2024):
Non-members: $499
Members: $399

Newly Added The Practical Small Courses

October 4, 2024 Wang Ying’s 2024 Modern Abdominal Diagnosis and Acupuncture Hands-On Practical Workshop(Separate registration required)

October 7, 2024 Chen Decheng’s 2024 Essentials and Practice of Motion Acupuncture Presented by American TCM Association (Separate registration required)

ATCMA Journals

we have Eight Academic Committees and eight Directors

Board of Directors

Haihe Tian


Hui Wei

Executive Vice President and CEO:

Ying Fan

Vice President

Deguang He

Vice President

Changzhen Gong

Vice President

David Wang

Vice President

Hui Ouyang


杨常青 Joseph Changqing Yang
Changqing Yang


The 10th American TCM Congress is scheduled to take place at Las Vegas in October 2024.