ACATCM Celebrates Convocation 2024

A New Generation of Practitioners

Calgary, Alberta – June 15, 2024 – The Alberta College of Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine (ACATCM) proudly held its 2024 convocation ceremony today at the ACATCM main campus. The event celebrated the accomplishments of our graduates, who achieved a remarkable 100% passing rate on their licensing exams, and their readiness to contribute to the field of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM).

Dr. Benny Xu, Executive Director of ACATCM, opened the ceremony with an inspiring address. “Today, we celebrate not only your academic achievements but also your dedication to the ancient and profound art of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Your journey has been one of perseverance, learning, and growth. As you step into your professional lives, remember that you are not just practitioners but also ambassadors of a holistic approach to health and wellness.”

Dr. Yingying Cong, Director of Huatuo Clinic, the resident clinic at ACATCM, also shared her insights and congratulations. “Each of you has shown exceptional commitment and compassion throughout your studies. The skills and knowledge you have acquired here will not only benefit your future patients but also advance the practice of TCM. I have no doubt that you will continue to uphold the high standards of care and professionalism that ACATCM represents.”

Senior faculty member Dr. Dennis Lee reflected on the graduates’ journey and their future. “The road to this moment has been paved with challenges, but it is those very challenges that have prepared you for the vital role you will play in healthcare. You have proven your resilience and dedication. Now, as you move forward, remember to keep learning and stay curious. The field of TCM is ever-evolving, and your contributions will shape its future.”

Dr. Colton Oswald, another esteemed faculty member, offered words of encouragement. “Your achievements today are a testament to your hard work and passion for TCM. You are entering a noble profession where you will have the opportunity to make significant impacts on people’s lives. Embrace this responsibility with humility and confidence. We are immensely proud of each one of you and look forward to seeing the positive changes you will bring to the world.”

The ACATCM community extends its heartfelt congratulations to all the graduates. We wish you great success and fulfillment in your careers. May you continue to grow as practitioners and innovators, and may your future be as bright and promising as your accomplishments today.

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The Alberta College of Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine (ACATCM) is a leading institution dedicated to the education and practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Our mission is to cultivate skilled practitioners who uphold the highest standards of patient care and advance the integration of TCM into modern healthcare.

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