50 Most Important Patents in Clinical Practice – 12 CEU’s/PDA’s – Video Class with Jake Fratkin


Jake Paul Fratkin, OMD, L.Ac. has studied Korean and Japanese acupuncture since 1975. In 1982, he began his studies of Chinese herbal medicine. He spent a year in Beijing hospitals specializing in internal disorders & pediatrics.

He is the author of “Chinese Herbal Patent Medicines, The Clinical Desk Reference”, a guide to 1250 Chinese herbal products available in North America, and the editor of Wu & Fischer's “Practical Therapeutics of Traditional Chinese Medicine”.

He is the recipient of Acupuncturist of the Year, 1999, by the AAAOM and Teacher of the Year, 2006, American Association of Teachers of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (AATAOM). Dr. Fratkin lives and practices in Boulder, Colorado.


Dr. Jake Fratkin, OMD, author of Chinese Patent Herbal Medicines, lectures on 50 of the most important Chinese patent herbal formulas in modern practice. These include both Classical and Modern formulas, between 1-5 patents each from 20 categories. Categories include digestive disorders, gynecology, trauma, heat-toxins, and more.

The lecture includes Dr. Fratkin’s clinical pearls about each formula. It is a distillation of Dr. Fratkin’s 35 years of clinical experience with the most important Chinese patent medicines. You’ll learn more than what product to use, you will understand *why* the formula addresses the individual’s condition. This is information you will use on every patient you treat!

Learn how to properly assess the patient’s symptoms
Learn how to go from diagnosis to selecting the proper herbal category
Learn how to choose the most effective patent formula for your patient within that category
Learn how to choose from variations of the same named patent formula

The class is approved for Florida acupuncture ceus, California acupuncture ceus, and NCCAOM acupuncture pdas.

We understand that your time is valuable and for this reason we develop courses that not only fulfill your requirements for acupuncture license renewal, but enhance your knowledge. You will find that our courses are reasonably priced. You will have immediate access to your course and upon completing and passing your online test, a certificate of completion will be available in your completed course folder.

Florida 12 ceu’s – General
NCCAOM 12 pda’s in AOM/Biomedicine
California – 12 ceu’s Category 1