[Past Event](CHI) Christian Perspectives on TCM 中医与基督教的对话
Workshop [Past Event](CHI) Christian Perspectives on TCM 中医与基督教的对话November 16 2019 | 12:00 PM
PAID Christian Perspectives on TCM
Presented by Bukit Panjang Methodist Church and BGST
This event will be conducted in Mandarin.
9.00 am - 4.30 pm
488 Upper Bukit Timah Road, Singapore 678091
Location: Bukit Panjang Methodist Church , 488 Upper Bukit Timah Rd Singapore 678091
Lecturer : Diarra Boubacar
Dr Diarra Boubacar is a Mali African and the first foreigner to complete a PhD in Chinese Medicine in China. A senior consultant at Chengdu Xindu Chinese medical hospital, he also engages actively in teaching and research at hospitals and universities in Chengdu, Yunnan and Hunan. As an active philanthropist, Dr Diarra has worked with Médecins Sans Frontières, trained more than 1,000 village doctors, and organised projects to help alleviate rural poverty in Yunnan. For these efforts, he was awarded the Chinese Philanthropic Prize in 2012.
Lecturer : Lai Pak Wah
PRINCIPAL, LECTURER IN CHURCH HISTORY & HISTORICAL THEOLOGY
Dr Lai Pak Wah is lecturer of Church History and Historical Theology at BGST. A graduate from BGST (Grad Dip CS) & Regent College, Vancouver (MCS, ThM), Pak Wah completed his PhD at Durham University,where he specialised in Christianity in Late Antiquity (the history, theology and spirituality of the 2nd - 5th century church fathers, also known as Patristic Studies). Pak Wah has publicised articles and chapters on John Chrysostom’s preaching, soteriology and Trinitarian doctrine. He is also author of The Dao of Healing: Christian Perspectives of Chinese Medicine. Previously, Pak Wah was a full-time lecturer at the School of Business, Singapore Polytechnic, and engaged in investment promotion work with the Singapore Economic Development Board.