Doctor of Chinese Medicine (Shanghai, China), FRCHM, ATCM; CEO of Avicenna Centre for Chinese Medicine, UK, leading expert in Chinese Medicine Dermatology, Allergic & Autoimmune Disease and Inflammatory Disease. In 1983 he moved to China and studied in Nanjing, Taiwan and Shanghai with a specific Focus on Herbal Medicine. He graduated in 1987 as Doctor of Chinese Medicine. He runs his own traditional dispensary and herbal decoction centre and is an Approved Herb Supplier and expert in Chinese raw herbs. He lectures at postgraduate Level and appears regularly at conferences worldwide. He is the author of numerous articles and co-author of the international textbook "A Manual of Acupuncture".