Self-Healing in Traditional Chinese Medicine

In this lecture, Dr. Navarro talks about the foundational concepts of Traditional Chinese Medicine, and Eastern perspectives on science and the human body. Sharing his experience as a medical doctor, he recommends ways to help us understand and maintain our health.

Francisco V. Navarro is a doctor and practitioner of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). His medical practice integrates modern conventional therapies with traditional therapies of acupuncture, moxabustion, tuina, cupping, and qigong. Dr. Navarro has been a teacher at Ateneo De Manila University Chinese Studies Program for 15 years, and heads a post-graduate training program in TCM and acupuncture for medical doctors.

The Magisterial Lecture series is a collection of selected talks from Ateneo classes, delivered by some of the University’s most respected faculty members. They are produced and shared for the benefit of learners everywhere. Magisterial Lectures will be available on Areté’s YouTube channel for free.

Magisterial Lectures is an Areté Production done in partnership with The Department of Communication, Loyola Schools and the Eugenio Lopez Jr. Center for Multimedia Communication.

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