Welcome to CMIR

We are a leading educational and professional organisation for excellence in Chinese medicine in the UK

Professional development

Whether you are just starting out or have many years experience, we have courses suitable for all levels of practitioners.

Find a Practitioner

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Raising Standards in Chinese Medicine

​We are dedicated to the modernisation of Chinese medicine and its proper integration into conventional mainstream medical practice.

Upcoming events

Join us at our next event - see the full schedule here

CMIR Founding Member Wins Nobel Prize

CMIR Honorary Professor and Founding Member Tu Youyou has won the 2015 Nobel Prize for her role in creating a drug that helped reduce malaria mortality rates in Africa and Asia.


CMIR

The Chinese Medical Institute and Register (CMIR) was established in 1994 by the AcuMedic Foundation and Beijing University of Chinese Medicine. We are a leading educational and professional organisation in the UK for promoting clinical excellence in Chinese medicine and acupuncture. We are dedicated to the modernisation of Chinese medicine and its proper integration into mainstream medical practice.

What is Chinese Medicine?

Chinese medicine is a holistic system of medicine that can uses therapies such as acupuncture and herbal medicine to treat a variety of conditions.

Why Join CMIR?

Join CMIR and become a member of one of the leading professional organisations for excellence in Chinese medicine in the UK.

Research and Fact Sheets

Over the last 25 years, there has been a huge growth in evidence-based clinical research on Chinese medicine, the latest of which is collated here.

Tweets

AcuMedic @AcuMedic_clinic

#Acupuncture is more effective for treating rheumatoid #arthritis than pharmaceuticals, according to a news study. https://t.co/dkXO6OTSN2

AcuMedic Professional @AcuMedic_Pro

After three weeks of treatment using #acupuncture and physical training, the patient's #Sciatica #pain was signific… https://t.co/uWBLw8ran8

AcuMedic Professional @AcuMedic_Pro

#Acupuncture is shown to be more effective against back #pain than conventional therapy https://t.co/Scx7RuDBv9 by @Daily_Express


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