BiaoHealth Blog / Continuing Education

Functional Medicine Annual International Conference “OMICS” Revolution Austin, TX 2015

Amy Petrarca travels to Austin, TX to attend the Insitute for Functional Medicine Annual International Conference:  The "Omics" Revolution!

My first time to Austin, Texas!  Unbelieveable!  As a birder, I was so happy to find the area populated with Great-Tailed Grackles!  Inexpensive breakfast tacos, and the friendliest people.  This was my first AIC with IFM; and it did NOT disappoint!  To hear lecture from some of the most brilliant minds in the field was a true humbling honor!  I am always so buoyant after these immersions in my functional medicine

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Facial Constitutional Acupuncture, The New Protocols, Yo San University, August 2014

Amazing Experience!  What a thrill!

Amy Petrarca of BiaoHealth, San Francisco, Graduate of the Inaugural Class of The Gold Standard Facial Acupuncture Certification - invited to assist in teaching "The New Protocols" with her esteemed teacher, Mary Elizabeth Wakefield at Yo San Universtiy in Los Angeles, California, August 2014.

My first trip to Los Angeles in over twenty years!  I was absolutely humbled and ecstatic to receive an invitation from my teacher, Mary Elizabeth Wakefield - to assist in teaching "The New Protocols" at Yo San University.

These New Protocols are absolutely

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Gold Standard Facial Acupuncture Certification, May 2013

Amy Petrarca of BiaoHealth Acupuncture in San Francisco at the beautiful campus of NorthWestern Health Sciences University in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 

One of only twenty international acupuncturists to qualify & participate in the certification program, Amy flies back for weekends 5 & 6 of this prestigious educational opportunity.

BiaoHealth is pleased to announce that Amy Petrarca has been coordially invited to participate in the Teacher Training Facial Constitutional Acupuncture with Mary Elizabeth Wakefield & MichelAngelo of Chi Akra Center (New York, New York) in New Zealand - Autumn of 2014!

What an amazing opportunity! 

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Functional Medicine Advanced Practice Module Immunology, Tampa, Florida 2013

Amy Petrarca travels to Tampa, Florida to attend the Institute for Functional Medicine Advanced Practice Module on Immunology.

What an amazing experience!  It is difficult to explain the exhilaration I feel just being around other Health Care Providers who are as passionate about health, wellness, and prevention of disease as I am!  And - to sit in the front row in an audience of several hundred physicians and clinicians from all over the world!  Next to me, an MD from Atlanta, Georgia, and behind me, a surgeon from Italy!  All of us here

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Amy Petrarca attends Mastering Functional Blood Chemistry January 2013

Amy Petrarca attends a solid weekend of hematology, chemistries, and everything you ever wanted to know about LABS!

Did you ever go in to be evaluated for symptoms like fatigue, dizziness, insomnia, constipation, or something else -

- only to have your test results come back and the clinician says,

"Everything is normal.  There's nothing wrong with you." 

And you are wondering, "Then why do I feel so terrible?"

Let me tell you that this happens ALL the time!  Why???? 

Well, this

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