The purpose of the ESATM Alumni Association is to honor the goals and mission statement of the College and to bring our alumni together to cultivate and inspire the greater community.
Community defined for the purposes of this mission include: ESATM, our students, our alumni, and the community at large in which we all live.
Further, the ESATM Alumni Association is a community of professionally trained graduates with unique skills, abilities, and knowledge. The Alumni Association believes we as a group should help each other to achieve our goals and have successful practices within our own communities.
The Alumni Association is free to join and the only requirement is to complete the Alumni Application listed below and sign up to the ESATM Forum site and participate in helping, sharing, and giving to the school, the students, and fellow alumni.
- The ESATM-Alumni Association is open to all graduates of the Eastern School of Acupuncture and Traditional Medicine.
- It is free to join and the only requirement is to sign up to the ESATM Forum site and participate in helping, sharing, and giving to the school, the students, and fellow alumni.
- The ESATM Forum site has numerous areas of discussion and members can post questions, treatment concerns in their various styles of practice, or successes they may encounter through treating a particular illness or condition.
- Discounts in all ESATM run continuing education seminars and workshops.
- Have a vehicle by which, you as an alumni can participate in a program to give back to your school, the students at ESATM, and to your community.
- Have the ability to participate in Alumni committees to assist in the professional development of:
- Provide feedback to the Acupuncture Board on identified issues or concern or needed changes in policy or law within our State
- Conduct research in conjunction with the school to increase credibility, professional development, and the scientific validity of our profession.
- Assist through the development of CEU classes and Workshops at ESATM
- Operate a monthly alumni operated community clinic at ESATM
- Highlight our graduates with unique skills and talents through shared CEU and student enrichment programs taught at ESATM.
- Participate in an annual Alumni celebration at the ESATM where members can highlight their talents and share in community with other members and the school.
ESATM Alumni Board
President: Walter Fricke
Secretary: Sharla Schwartz