BA, Mathematics, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY, 1982.
Graduate Coursework: Archeology/Anthropology, Columbia University, New York, NY, 1994.
Diplomate in Chinese Herbology, National Certification Commission for Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM)
88th Generation of Yu Ching Huang Lao Pai (Jade Purity School), Yellow Emperor/Lao Tzu Sect, ordained by 87th Generation Taoist Master Yu Wen.
26th Generation of Chuan Chen Lung Men Pai (Complete Reality School, Dragon Gate Sect), ordained by 25th Generation Taoist Master Lu Xin-Zu, recorded and recognized by the White Cloud Monastery, headquarter of Religious Taoism in Beijing, China.
Elected Professional Member, American Herbalist Guild
Consultant on Chinese Herbal Medicine, Lincoln Hospital Detox Clinic, New York, NY.
Consulting Editor, The Great Tao Magazine.
Contributing Editor, Tai Chi Journal.
Board of Advisors, White Lotus Study Group.
Board of Advisors, The Herb Letter.
Board of Advisors, American Taoist and Buddhist Association
President, International Tai Chi Institute.
Director and Professor, Department of Acupuncture and Oriental Medical Studies, Swedish Institute of Health Sciences, New York.
Mr. Yuen apprenticed for more than 20 years in Classical Chinese Medicine and other Taoist Healing Arts with Master Taoist Priest and Physician, Yu Wen, who transmitted his lineage to Mr. Yuen before the former's death at age 108. Mr. Yuen is recognized internationally to be a Master of Classical Chinese Medicine, Taoism, Acupuncture, Chinese Herbology, Tai Ji Chuan, and Qi Gong.
Fields of Specialization: Chinese Medical Classics, Acupuncture, Chinese Herbology, Chinese Medicine, Tai Ji Chuan, Qi Gong, Taoist Philosophy. He has served as a Guest Lecturer at Rockefeller University, City University of New York, San Francisco State University, Vassar College, and is the only non-M.D. acupuncturists on faculty for the American Association of Acupuncture Physicians. In addition to teaching and directing the Acupuncture Master's Degree program at Swedish Institute of Health Sciences, Mr. Yuen regularly provides Continuing Education lectures for Licensed Acupuncturists in Italy, California, and New York.