Dr. Nida Chenagtsang
Dr. Nida Chenagtsang was born in Amdo, Tibet; a region known for centuries for its tradition of Ngakpas-Tibetan Yogis. He studied the local medical system, as well as doing intensive formal training at the Lhasa Tibetan Medical University. He has practiced in various hospitals in Tibet, and has published many works on Traditional Tibetan Medicine. He has extensively researched ancient Tibetan medicinal treatments, specializing in the revival of external therapies, which has brought him high acclaim in the field of Tibetan Medicine in both the East and West.
Dr. Nida is the Medical Director of The Sorig Institute, as well as the International Academy for Traditional Tibetan Medicine(IATTM) and the Co-Founder of the International Ngak-Mang Institutes(NMI), established to preserve and maintain the Rebkong Ngakpa culture within modern Tibetan society. Recently he has been teaching comprehensive Tibetan Medicine courses all over the world. Fluent in English, Dr. Nida is an experienced and knowledgeable communicator with years of experience and a sophisticated ability to teach the subtleties of this traditional wisdom to Westerners.