Albert Garcia

Dr. Albert Garcia i Janeras, was graduated in medicine at the University of Barcelona in 1975, in the Specialty of Internal Medicine and began his studies of acupuncture in Sagrat Cor Hospital of Barcelona.

Worked as internal medicine attending physician until 1989 when he received a grant from the Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Government of the People's Republic of China.There, he took the official studies on specialization in Acupuncture for Physicians, until 1992 in Tradicional Chinese Medicine University, Nanjing.

He also took the Master of Acupuncture at the University of Barcelona - Fundació Bosch and Gimpera, and the Official Medical Acupuncturist Accreditation of the Medical College of Barcelona 2001.

In addition to practicing acupuncture and Chinese medicine at Centre Mèdic Baoyang, he is a professor of acupuncture at the Masters and postgraduate courses at the University of Barcelona (IL3-UB), Autònoma University of Barcelona (Veterinary), University of Lleida, University of Santiago de Compostela, Scientific Association of Medical Acupuncturists of Sevilla, San Antonio University of Porto, Universidad Central del Caribe (Puerto Rico, USA.).

He is the author of several articles in Acupuncture medical journals. He has participated in various National and International Congresses, Courses and Symposia.

In addition to his clinical and academic work, he is an activist for the recognition of acupuncture among other specialties physicians, and in society in general. He has participated in several debates and discussion forums.