Nissi Wang, M.S. is a graduate of Case Western Reserve University (B.A. in History, 1977), Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health (M.S. in Pathobiology, 1980) and the Beijing University of Chinese Medicine (Postgraduate Certificate, 1983). She is senior medical editor at Krames, a publisher of patient education materials. She also continues to translate and edit publications on Chinese medicine, and has collaborated on several books, including The Illustrated Dictionary of Chinese Acupuncture and Acupuncture Case Histories from China.