Tim Vukan, a German expert in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), first became aware of TCM when practicing the Chinese martial art of Wing Chun. Gradually, his interest in the subject grew. In 2004, Tim came to Hangzhou and obtained his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the Zhejiang Chinese Medical University. He then went on to teach “TCM English” at the same school. On March 20 of this year, he was invited for a telephone interview by ‘InZhejiang’ at his home in Germany.
Tim Vukan, MMed, Master of Chinese medicine at (ZCMU) is one of the few foreigners who completed his more than 13 years of Chinese medicine education directly in China! He is a certified Chinese medicine practitioner who has been studying and practicing for more than ten years at Zhejiang Chinese Medical University in Hangzhou (China). He is now teaching Chinese medicine to Chinese and foreign students at ZCMU.