The American Chinese Medicine Association (ACMA) founded in 2004 is a professional organization where Doctors of Chinese Medicine (CMDs), acupuncturists, herbalists, other practitioners of Chinese Medicine, patients, and the public are united together by one of the most effective, safe, and influential world medicine - Chinese Medicine. It serves as a think tank, where new ideas, thoughts, and viewpoints with regard to medicine in general, Chinese Medicine in particular, are created and born. It also provides a forum, where new ideas, thoughts, and viewpoints with regard to medicine in general, Chinese Medicine in particular, are expressed and exchanged. Dr. Bob Xu, founder of the association, states that the association is dedicated to the excellence of Chinese Medicine by adhering to the highest professional standards on Chinese Medicine. For further information about the association, write to Dr. Xu at xbo@American ChineseMedicineAssociation.org.