ASA 3rd Annual Congress

The American Society of Acupuncturists (ASA) held its annual meeting March 16-18, 2018 in Denver, Colorado. CSOMA representatives Tiffany Tuftee and Christy Vitiello attended the annual meeting. The meeting focused on national legislation,…

Sunset Review Hearing 2018

On Monday, February 26, 2018, the California Acupuncture Board faced its Joint Sunset Review Hearing by the Senate Committee on Business, Professions & Economic Development and the Assembly Committee on Business and Professions. The public…

CSOMA UPDATE: February Stakeholder Meeting #3

February 27th marked the third meeting of California Acupuncture Stakeholders, orchestrated by Assemblymember Evan Low at the State Capitol in Sacramento.   This meeting was held the same day as the California Acupuncture…

CSOMA Update: February Stakeholder Meeting

February 2nd and 4th marked a historical day for the acupuncture profession in California. CSOMA President, Tiffany Tuftee and Board of Director Representative, Bruce Gustafson were in attendance to discuss unification of the profession.…

CSOMA to Weigh in: Acupuncture Association Stakeholder Meetings Scheduled for 2018

In preparation for the upcoming 2018 Sunset Review of the California Acupuncture Board (CAB), Assemblymember Evan Low will be holding three Acupuncture Association Stakeholder Meetings in both Southern and Northern California as well as in…

First Acupuncture Congressional Briefing Held on Capitol Hill

On Wednesday, November 8th, 2017, after many months of planning by the American Society of Acupuncturists (ASA) and the American Alliance for Professional Acupuncture Safety (AAPAS), the acupuncture community held its first-ever “Congressional…

Judy Chu Endorses Access to Acupuncture

Congresswoman Judy Chu speaks up for acupuncture!

CSOMA President Requests Meeting with Rep Judy Chu

CSOMA President Tiffany Tuftee has requested an interview with Congresswoman Rep. Judy Chu September 21, 2017 CSOMA President Tiffany Tuftee has requested an interview with Congresswoman Rep. Judy Chu, of Southern CA to discuss…
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CSOMA Requests Meeting with CAB re NCCAOM Exam

The Futures Committee has submitted a letter to the California Acupuncture Board (CAB) requesting an interview. Dear CSOMA Members: The Futures Committee has submitted a letter to the California Acupuncture Board (CAB) requesting…
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CSOMA Statement on USC Dry Needling Post

CSOMA's public statement regarding “USC Dry Needling.” August 24, 2017 To our Membership: We would like to take this time to clear up any confusion about the most recent Instagram post regarding the alleged: “USC Dry Needling”…