Dr. Christine Cannon



Chinese Single Herb and Formula Review
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These are pre-recorded review courses with Dr. Cannon, that are ideal for students of Chinese herbal medicine, students who are preparing for  national or state board exams, and practitioners wanting an easy way to review commonly used herbs and formulas.

Theoretical Principles of Chinese Herbal Medicine 

Herbs and Formulas that Release the Surface

Coming Soon…..

Herbs and Formulas that Clear Heat – this course includes the categories: Clear Heat Quell Fire, Cool Blood, Clear Heat and Toxins,  and the Clear Heat and Dry Damp categories.

Herbs and Formulas that Drain and Resolve Damp – this course includes the categories: Drain Damp, Aromatic Transform Damp, and Dispel Wind Damp

Herbs and Formulas that Tonify – this course includes the categories: Warm the Interior, Tonify Qi, Tonify Blood, Tonify Yin and Tonify Yang

Case Studies
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To register for the forums, click here.

This weekly online case-study forum is designed to support the student and practitioner of acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine in effectively treating patients and conditions commonly seen in clinical practice. With an emphasis on complex and difficult cases, this forum will be a solid resource for all those wishing to take their diagnosis and differentiation skills to a new level, along with increasing knowledge of highly effective herbal formulas to treat various conditions.


Starting Wednesday July 14th, 2021, the forum will meet online weekly on Wednesday’s for 60 – 90 minutes, from 12:00 noon – 1-1:30pm MST. All the forums will be recorded for future reference for all participants.

The forum will be led by either Christine Cannon, Brian Duncan or Thaddeus Haas. To see the schedule for July, August and September, click here.

Forum Format

Ideally participants will submit a case for discussion no later than the Monday before the Wednesday forum. In the event that no cases are submitted by participants, the leader of the forum will provide cases for discussion. Often there will be a topic of focus, for example Christine’s area of expertise is complex cases and formulas to treat them, Brian specializes in pediatrics, and Thad has an emphasis on digestive health, and food allergies. Cases can be brought to the forum the day of, which invariably leads to spontaneous and rich discussions. Guidance on how to format a case submission for discussion will be emailed to each participant.

How Much

The introductory cost for a month of forum’s is $85.00, or you can subscribe for 3-months at a time for $195.00.

To register for the forums, click here.

**NCCAOM PDA Points Pending

Advanced Online Chinese Herbal Medicine Study Program September 2021
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Course Overview

This is online advanced study program is designed to encourage active participation and discussion on herbal treatment for conditions commonly seen in clinical practice. In each module Dr. Cannon will provide an overview of a particular condition with in-depth information on the most effective herbal treatment to be used. Acupuncture and other CM approaches to treatment will also be discussed.

The program is available to everyone who has completed Dr. Cannon’s previous CHM study programs, practitioners who graduated with CHM as part of their master’s degree and actively use CHM in their practices.

**All online live classes are recorded for future access by all participants at their convenience.

Course Calendar and Cost

The program consists of 4 six-week modules of 2-hour live lectures each Tuesday from 11:00am to 1:00pm MST. (Total of 48 program hours)

  • Module 1:     Tuesday September 7, 2021 through Tuesday October 12, 2021
  • Module 2:     Tuesday November 2, 2021 through Tuesday December 14, 2021 (no class Thanksgiving week)
  • Module 3:     Tuesday January 4, 2022 through Tuesday February 8, 2022
  • Module 4:     Tuesday March 2, 2022 through Tuesday April 6, 2022


  • $1,600.00. To pay in full and enroll in the program click here
  • 20% discount is available to those who have taken a course previously with Dr. Cannon ($320.00 saving), when paid in full. You will receive your coupon code via email.
  • Payment plan: $500 deposit with 6 monthly payments of $183.00 each. Note, the first payment installment will be charged at the same time as your deposit). Discounts do not apply to payment plan. To enroll in the program and pay your deposit click here

Course Content

Module 1:      Gynecology

Module 1 provides an overview of the Chinese and Western medicine understanding of the menstrual cycle, with an in-depth discussion of how to treat menstrual cycles imbalances according the the phases of the cycle. Additionally, the treatment of complex disorders such as endometriosis, polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) and fibroids will be presented and discussed.

Module 2:     Chronic pain and inflammatory conditions

Module 2 provides an of inflammation from both a Chinese and western medicine perspective, with an in-depth discussion of how inflammatory conditions are treated with Chinese herbal medicine and other CM protocols. Conditions such as chronic pain, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), ulcerative colitis (UC), Crohns disease, and other inflammatory conditions (including long-haul/post Covid) will be covered.

Module 3:     The Shen

Module 3 provides an understanding of the Shen from the Chinese medicine classics, along with contemporary perspectives on Shen disturbances seen in clinical practice. Formulas and treatment approaches for depression, anxiety and other mood disorders will be discussed, along with the challenges of working with clients who are taking pharmaceuticals.

Module 4:     Complex cases and their management

Module 4 provides an opportunity for participants to share complex cases from their clinical practice to gain insight as to useful treatment approaches that may be used. Dr. Cannon will also be providing complex cases and their treatment for discussion by the group.

CEU and PDA Hours

Module 1 and 2, 24 California CEU and NCCAOM PDA points approved.

Module 3 and 4, 24 California CEU and NCCAOM PDA points pending

Dosing Basic of Chinese Herbal Medicine – Free Class!
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This free class covers all aspects of dosing different forms of Chinese herbal medicines – decoctions, granules, teapills, tablets and tinctures.