Dr. Celine Leonard is both an acupuncturist and herbalist. She has a PhD in English Literature which she received at the University of California, Santa Cruz, US in 1984. She graduated in acupuncture in 1987 and in herbalism in 1998. Since then she has worked continuously in the practice and has specialized in the treatment of gynecological disorders since the mid-1990s. Since 2002 she has been working at the Merrion Fertility Clinic in Dublin, Ireland, treating patients undergoing fertility treatment. She lectures in Gynaecology for students and practitioners of Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine. She and Professor Yuning Wu from Beijing as well as colleagues in Switzerland wrote a book on Chinese Medicine and Infertility.