Dutch Association of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture is a non-profit, charitable organization registered in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

Since inception, its mandate has been to lobby for regulation of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture for the best interests of the public and to protect the high repute of the Traditional Chinese Medicine community. The World Federation of Acupuncture-Moxibustion Societies (WFAS) is one of the international organizations, It was formed under the auspices of the World Health Organization (WHO) in 1987.

The Dutch Association of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture objectives include:

  1. Unification of practitioners of Eastern and Western Medicine
  2. Establishment of high standards of education and training for practitioner
  3. Promotion of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and Acupuncture
  4. Organization of international symposiums
  5. Attendance at International Conferences to assist in the scientific exchange of research
  6. Education of the public and the protection of endangered species in partnership with World Wildlife Fund

荷蘭中醫針灸協會為一所非盈利機構,致力於培養高素質的中醫針灸專業人才,協助優秀的醫學畢業生獨立創業,資助部分學生完成學業。在荷蘭鹿特丹,中國北京,廣州和海南國際旅遊島設立合作培訓基地。

現任會長林明慧教授1986年畢業於廣州中醫藥大學針灸推拿學院,先後工作於衛生部北京中日友好醫院和中國協和醫科大學教學醫院,於1993年至2001年先後應邀赴荷蘭,德國,法國,挪威,丹麥,賽普勒斯,英國,前南斯拉夫和美國講學或工作,後移居荷蘭並於鹿特丹設立協和醫藥針灸中心。