Ann Cecil-Sterman, MS, L.Ac. is an acupuncturist, teacher, writer, artist and musician. She wrote two books: Advanced Acupuncture, A Clinic Manual, Protocols for the Sinew, Luo, Divergent and Eight Extraordinary Channels, and The Art of Pulse Diagnosis.
She gives lectures about the application and methodology of the Complement Channels, the art of pulse diagnosis, and together with her husband, the use of food as medicine. For many years she worked as a senior clinic supervisor at the school of acupuncture founded by Dr. Jeffrey Yuen in 1997 in New York City. Cecil-Sterman studied for a long-time different aspect of the TCM from Dr. Yuen, especially herbs, qigong, oils, philosophy and also medical history. Ann was the co-founder and Director of the Classical Wellness Center in Manhattan where she taught classes on advanced diagnosis and the theory and application of Classical Chinese Medicine. Ann lives in Manhattan with her husband and two children.