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The 2008 Acupuncture Fellowship Program

We are seeking 10 to 15 New York State licensed acupuncturists to become fellows for our integrative medicine program at St. Vincent Catholic Medical Centers in lower Manhattan. The program includes training in the Rehabilitation and Internal Medicine Departments, and possibly others.

Here are some highlights:

  • Fellows spend one day a week (Monday or Wednesday) for one year at St. Vincentís, treating up to 6 patients per day;
  • Fellows collaborate with the hospitalís healthcare team: Physicians, Nurses, PTs, OTs, etc.;
  • Fellows will rotate between inpatient and outpatient settings, as well as between departments;
  • Target patient populations include: (1) Post-stroke patients, (2) Patients recovering from orthopedic surgery, (3) Pain management patients, (4) Oncology patients, and (5) Geriatric patients.

I. The 2008 AFP Application

We are now accepting applications for the 2008 Acupuncture Fellowship Program! Donít delay Ė start gathering your application materials now!

The application deadline is January 18, 2008.
The program is targeted to start on March 17, 2008.

The following are the application materials:

You will need Adobe Acrobat 7.0 or greater to read the application materials.

II. AFP Information Meetings

You must register for an Information Meeting in order to attend. Please email the address below to do so:

  • Email us at
  • Include your name, phone number, and which information meeting you're interested in

Below are the Information Meeting dates:

  • Sunday, December 16th, 12 PM
  • Monday, December 17th, 5:30 PM
  • Wednesday, January 2nd, 5:30 PM

For more information, please call (212) 686-5756.