I received a PhD in Anatomy and Neuroscience and an MD in neurology from China. I worked as a scientist with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the U.S. and received an Award for Research Excellence from NIH.


I also hold the international certificate of Chinese Medicine Doctor (CMD) by the World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies (WFCMS). I received a Master of Acupuncture from Tai Sophia Institute, Laurel, Maryland. I am a nationally board-certified Acupuncturist and Chinese Herbalist (Dipl. O.M. (NCCAOM)).


I have  published more than 20 peer reviewed journal articles and am the author of the book Surface Anatomy of Acupuncture. I am honored to be an editor in Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion (Cheng Xinnong, 4th edition). I have been taught traditional Chinese medicine and Western medicine for more than 10 years at the Maryland University of Integrative Health, Laurel, Maryland.  My courses include: Foundations of Oriental Medicine, Surface Anatomy of Acupuncture, Integrative Science of Acupuncture, Physical Assessment and History Taking, and Biomedical Integration with TCM. I maintain a private practice in Columbia, Maryland.





Heming Zhu, Ph.D., C.M.D., Dipl.OM, Lic. Ac.


Professor of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine and Integrative Health Sciences, Maryland University of Integrative Health (MUIH)


I am an acupuncturist, teacher and scientist in the field of acupuncture and oriental medicine. I have practiced, taught and researched modern conventional medicine and traditional Chinese medicine for more than three decades.

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Heming Zhu, PhD, CMD, Lic.Ac, Dipl.OM (NCCAOM)

                              Professor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine & Integrative Health Sciences

                              Board certified acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist

Phone:    410-491-3888

E-mail:    HemingZhuCMD@gmail.com