Dr Richard Chamberlain

Job Role
Senior Lecturer in Complementary Medicine
Room
M409

Biography

2020 to present day – Committee member of the British Acupuncture Accreditation Board.

2019 to present day External Examiner – International College of Oriental Medicine

2003 to present day – Acupuncturist in private practice – Pain Relief Centre Flint and Well Street Clinic, Ruthin

2010-2016. Chinese Medicine Stream Leader. Northern College of Acupuncture. York

2004-2010. Senior Lecturer Chinese Medicine, Northern College of Acupuncture. York

2002-2004. Consultant acupuncturist, Napiers Herbal Health Care, Meadowbank clinic and Mulberry House clinic, Edinburgh

2000-2002. Napiers Herbal Health Care. Deputy Manager, Mail Order Department.

1998-2000. Post Doctoral Research Scientist, University of Edinburgh.

Molecular pathogenesis of HIV.

1995-1998. Post Doctoral Research Scientist, University of Glasgow.

Divergent genotypes of Hepatitis C Virus

1993-1995. Higher Scientific Officer, John Innes Centre.

High Erucic Acid Rape Seed

Qualifications

2017. PGCHE (Post Graduate Certificate in Higher Education) - Teaching Qualification. University of Middlesex

2006. The Use of Welsh. Foundation Certificate in Welsh Second Language. WJEC

2005. The Use of Welsh. Entry Certificate in Welsh Second Language. WJEC

2003. MSc Chinese Medicine, University of Wales.

2002. Post Graduate Certificate of Acupuncture, Northern College of Acupuncture. York

1992. PhD Molecular Virology, University of Reading.

1988. BSc hons. Biological Sciences (Genetics). Class 2(1) University of East Anglia

Research

Mechanisms of acupuncture practice

Practitioner Patient interactions

Chinese medicine philosophy and practice

Holistic health and wellbeing

Courses

BSc Acupuncture

BSc Complementary Medicine