Dr. Yair Maimon
O.M.D Ph.D. Lic.Ac
I am thankful and honored to be elected as president of the ETCMA, The European organisation, which represents TCM association from 21 countries. This is important time to be united and promote healing and health. I truly hope that this position, at this challenging time will help to bring together all medicines which can facilitate healing.
Yair Maimon is an internationally renowned figure in the field of Integrative and Chinese Medicine with over 30 years of clinical, academic, and research experience in the United States, Europe, and Israel.
Yair Maimon integrates complementary and western medicine in his own unique way. He combines a vast background of TCM styles with a wide clinical and teaching experience. His teaching is clear and inspiring.
He heads an integrative research center in one of leading Hospitals in Israel. He has developed a special insight in diagnosis and treatment of variety of psychological, autoimmune disorders and cancer, which is coming from a deep understanding of the application of Chinese medicine to ease suffering and promote healing. He had published several outstanding research articles relating to acupuncture and herbal medicine.
He was privileged to study personally with some of the best teachers, all around the world. Graduated from schools in England, Holland, U.S.A and China, Dr. Maimon practices and have been trained in different methods of Chinese medicine such as: “5 Elements”, TCM, Stems and Branches, Japanese Acupuncture, Chinese Herbal medicine, and studies of ancient texts. This also includes postgraduate specialization in: Pediatrics, gynecology and oncology.
Currently, Yair Maimon is the director of Tal Center- integrative cancer research center, institute of oncology - Sheba hospital; Head of the Israeli center for research in complementary medicine (NPO). Chairman of the International Congress of Chinese Medicine (ICCM).
Founder of "Refuot" integrative medical center.
Former: Dean and Co-founder of the largest TCM collage in Israel: “Medi-Cin”. Director of a program in Chinese medicine for medical doctors at Bar Ilan University. Lecturer of Medical Psychology at Tel Aviv University. Head of the complementary medicine unit at the Tel Aviv hospital, while involved in research and treatments of hospitalized and out-patients.
Dr. Maimon is devoted to treating patients and easing human suffering. He is inspired from a deep understanding of Chinese medicine. He has a profound insight into the understanding of pain and healing.
WHO- Peer Reviewer – WHO 9 (World Health Organization) ICD-11 Traditional Medicine Chapter
UNESCO- Lecture in the scientific acupuncture day in Paris, on the outstanding contribution of his research.
ETCMA- Received an acknowledgment for out standing contribution for the development of TCM in Israel
10 Times - chosen by Ma'ariv newspaper for the best integrative medicine practitioner category in Israel
Forbs Newspaper- chosen for the best integrative medicine practitioner category in Israel
Tcm academy- founder of the integrative medicine e-learning website
· National Certification Commission for acupuncture and oriental medicine
· Society of integrative Oncology
· Israel Association of Chinese Medicine
· Israel Medical Association in the Complementary Medical Society
· Member of the NMC National Mirror Committee ISO TC 249 – on Traditional Chinese Medicine.
·Member of the clinical practice committee of the Society of Integrative Medicine (SIO)