The Association for Professional Acupuncture (APA) is the Keystone State's professional organization for non-physician acupuncturists.
We are organized to promote excellence and integrity in the professional practice of acupuncture and Oriental/East Asian medicine, thereby enhancing public health and well being;
to protect and advance the profession of acupuncture and Oriental/East Asian medicine as a distinct field of medicine through the cultivation and promotion of fair practice standards;
to foster high quality education and a supportive network for practitioners of acupuncture and Oriental/East Asian medicine;
to expand the public understanding and access to acupuncture and Oriental/East Asian medicine.
President: Heather Shultz L.Ac.
Vice President: B.J. Putnam L.Ac.
Secretary: Jan Wilson L.Ac.
Treasurer: Linda Silva L.OM.
Pam Milask L.OM., Yanqun Zhong L.Ac., Mary Anne Matta L.Ac. and Charles Illingworth
Education: B.J. Putnam
Finance: Linda Silva
Hospitality: Pam Milask
Legislative: Heather Shultz
Membership: Mary Ann Matta
Publicity: Heather Shultz
Fund Raising: Yanqun Zhong
All members are welcome to serve on a committee. If you are interested in participating more actively in our profession, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. The strength of our association depends on the generosity of our volunteers.