Dr. Sina Leslie Smith, MS, MA, LAc, MD

Dr. Sina Leslie Smith, MS, MA, LAc, MD

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Speaker, Author, and Educator

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Chicago, IL

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Dr. Sina Leslie Smith is a medical doctor and licensed acupuncturist who is also trained in homeopathic, integrative, culinary, and functional medicine and has 3 advanced degrees in physiology & biophysics, medical education, and acupuncture. She was the Director of Integrative and Culinary Medicine at SIU School of Medicine before returning to private practice as the Medical Director and Founder of Chicago Healing Center and to teaching at UIC College of Medicine. Dr. Smith is a fellow and former board member of the American Academy of Medical Acupuncture, currently serves on the Assembly and as Chair of the Communications Committee for the Integrative Health Policy Consortium, and is chair of the Illinois State Board for Acupuncture. She teaches classes online about resetting one’s relationship to food that are accessible to anyone in the country (ChicagoHealingCenter.com), is a public speaker, and author of several academic articles, including the soon to be published “State of Acupuncture in the United States” white paper. Her signature talks include “In Search of Healing,” “Why Quitting is Braver than Resilience: Lessons in Reinvention,” and “Medicine Meals.”

Dr. Sina Leslie Smith, MS, MA, LAc, MD