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  • A Tibetan Medicine Doctor interested in convergences between traditional medicine and western biomedicine. I lecture & teach worldwide.


  • I am among a small handful of Western persons fully trained as a Menpa, a Traditional Tibetan Doctor (TMD). I am most enthusiastic about facilitating the engagement of Tibetan Medicine within western medicial treatments. I help to foster bringing fo...More


  • Rocky Mountain Thrangu Center
    • Meditation
    • Teacher
    • December 2018 to Present

    Teacher in a 501c3 meditation center, leading retreats and healing practices in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition.

  • Naropa University
    • Contemplative Psychology
    • Adjunct Professor
    • August 2017 to Present

    Teaching Anatomy and Nutrition courses.

  • Sorig Khang International
    • Tibetan Medicine
    • Tibetan Doctor
    • August 2017 to Present

    Guest Teacher, presenter at Sorig Khang international conferences and regular contributer to Sowa Rigpa Journal of Tibetan Medicine as well as devloping cirriculum and teaching for the USA two year foundational program located in San Francisco Bay Area.

  • Tibetan Medicine & Holistic Healing
    • Clinic
    • Tibetan Medicine Doctor - Menpa
    • December 2009 to Present

    Traditional Tibetan Mediicne consults and external theraputics. Educational programs, internships and cirriculum deveopment for the teaching of Tibetan Medicine.


  • Shang Shung Institute & Qinghai Tibetan Medical College
    • Menpa
    • March 2007 to September 2009

    4.5 years training in Tibetan Medicine, (8 semesters) transferred into program at 2 years after two years in India in traditional internship learning. Including herbology, and additional 640 hrs Kunye Massage Qinghai Tibetan Medical College - Xining (Amdo), Tibet  3 months Internship and final qualifing exams.

  • Naropa University
    • BA Interdisciplinary Studies
    • August 1999 to May 2002

    Interdiciplinary studies with emphisis on Buddhst psychology and Asian systems of healing.