Jeffery Millison serves as the Academic Dean for the Virginia University of Integrative Medicine. Jeff brings over two decades of experience in Academia within the field of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.
Jeff was the Academic Director of the Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine department at the Maryland University of Integrative Health from 2001-2018. A faculty member at the institution since 1992, he also served as a clinical supervisor and taught multiple courses.
Mr. Millison is the Chair of the CCAOM (Council of Colleges of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine) Curriculum Committee, and was a member of the ACAOM (Accreditation Commission of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine) First Professional Doctorate Task Force. Mr. Millison also served on the board of the Maryland Acupuncture Society from 1992 to 1996. He has been in clinical practice since 1991 and was the co-founder and co-director of the RiverHill Wellness Center (Ellicott City, MD), a multidisciplinary and integrative center for health and healing.
Mr. Millison is a 1991 graduate of the Traditional Acupuncture Institute (now MUIH). He also earned a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Maryland in 1985, and in 1988 completed coursework towards a master’s degree in holistic psychology from Boulder College. In 1996 he completed a two-year program in Chinese herbal medicine.