Practitioner, Bastyr Center for Natural Health, Seattle, WA

Adjunct Faculty/Lecturer, Northwestern Health Sciences University,

Arizona School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine,

Eastern School of Acupuncture and Traditional Medicine,

Clinic Supervisor, Bastyr University

Graduate student, Asian Languages and Literature, Univ of WA

        Professional Curriculum Vitae (CV)

The Office of Dr. John Aguilar, Jr.

Chinese Language Study

Professional Study 

     Dr. Aguilar - has a podcast through which he offers trainings in Classical   

          Chinese. His instruction is rooted in the high scholarly standards learned

          from his formal education at the University of Washington.

          Currently available is an 8-lesson series "Learn Classical Chinese from

          the  Neijing". Click here for details. He will also soon begin a weekly,

          1-hour series investigating core TCM statements from the Han classics.

          These will be available directly from his podcast.  

     Nicolaas Herman Oving - comprehensive, online, medical Chinese, the first

          section of which qualifies for 100 PDA and CA CEU's.

     Sabine Wims, PhD - offering lessons in Classical Chinese (the language in 

          which the medical classics were written), as well as tutoring, publications

          and more at



Personal Study


          Nigel Wiseman has many books published designed to aid the

          practitioner of Chinese medicine to learn "Medical Chinese" available

          through Redwing Books.


     Smartphone app

          Pleco - an indispensable tool available on Android and IOS with multiple,

               professional dictionaries, flashcards for study, Optical Character

               Recognizer (point your phone's camera at characters to see their

               dictionary entries), and much more. The basic version is free.