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Claudia Citkovitz, PhD, MS, L.Ac.

Adjunct Faculty

Department: New England School of Acupuncture

Contact: Claudia.Citkovitz@mcphs.edu




Schools

New England School of Acupuncture

Programs

Acupuncture (MAC)
Acupuncture (MAOM)

Education

2015 | PhD, University of Westminster, London, UK
2002 | MS, Tri-State College of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
1990 | BA, University of Chicago


Affiliated Appointments

Research Assistant Professor, Department of Rehabilitation, NYU Medical School
Director of Acupuncture Services, NYU Langone Hospital – Brooklyn


Research Interests

Acupuncture for inpatient care
Perinatal care
Stroke sequelae


Peer-Reviewed Articles & Book Chapters

Citkovitz C, Klimenko E, Bolyai M, Applewhite L, Julliard K, Weiner Z. Effects of acupuncture during labor and delivery in a U.S. hospital setting: a case-control pilot study. The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 15(5) (2009): 501-505

Julliard KN, Citkovitz C, McDaniel D. Towards a Model for Planning Clinical Research in Oriental Medicine. Explore: The Journal of Science and Healing, 23(2) (2007): 118-128


Honors

“Outstanding Junior Researcher”, Symposium of the Society for Acupuncture Research, Boston, Massachusetts, 2015
“Caring for Health” Research Award, Project of Distinction. NYU Lutheran, Brooklyn, New York, 2015
“Caring for Health” Research Award, First Place. Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, 2006
Katherine Helm Scholarship. Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, New York, 1998


Current Professional Memberships, Service & Leadership

Society for Acupuncture Research (SAR)
American Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (AAAOM)
Acupuncture Society of New York (ASNY)
Shen Nong Society (SNS)
Academic Collaborative for Integrative Health (ACIH) (Member, Research Working Group)
Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (Commissioner)