Steven Aung

Clinical Professor, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry

Dr. Steven K. H.  Aung is a Clinical Professor in the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry and he is a Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) practitioner and teacher as well as a geriatric, family, and integrative medicine physician. He has been Visiting Professor at universities in China, Japan, the United States, Brazil, Australia, and New Zealand. Dr. Aung is the Vice Chair (North America) of the World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies. He is also a World Health Organization advisor and consultant on TCM, acupuncture, and cancer pain control. Dr. Aung was awarded a Professional Excellency from the Académie Diplomatique de la Paix in 1986, the Alberta Order of Excellence in 2002, the Queen Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee Medal in 2003, a Physician of the Century Award in 2005, and Canada’s highest civilian honour, the Order of Canada, in 2006. Dr. Aung has lectured internationally, and published many articles, books, and treatises on the integration of TCM and Western health care, and continues to offer his own practice in the spirit of a natural and compassionate approach to medicine.