Melinda is an acupuncture physician, and has studied qigong, Chen Taijiquan and Chinese medicine under Kam Lee since 2010. She is a graduate of Dragon Rises College of Oriental Medicine and holds a Diplomate in Oriental Medicine. While at Dragon Rises she studied medical qigong, an integral part of their master’s program in Oriental medicine – alongside acupuncture and Chinese herbology.
Melinda is also a licensed paramedic and has been an instructor for the American Heart Association for the last 15 years. This combined experience has allowed her to join eastern and western medical theory into her teaching. She enjoys making her classes fun and easy to understand, while helping students and patients gain mastery over their own health.