Qiao Yi, M.P.H., L.Ac is a graduate of Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (1987), and received a Masters degree in Public Health from U.C.L.A. She served as clinical director at both Emperor’s College and SAMRA University, and as Associate Dean and Academic Dean at Yo San University and Emperor’s College. Dr. Qiao has been teaching TCM courses since 1991 at schools in Southern California, where she was also involved with curriculum development. She also served as commissioner for the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM) for eight years. In addition to teaching, Dr. Qiao is engaged in acupuncture research at Cedar Sinai Hospital, and maintains a private practice in Los Angeles. Drs. Qiao and Stone are coauthors of The Traditional Chinese Medicine Formula Study Guide.