List of References for Ted Nomination


Richard H. Carmona M.D., M.P.H., FACS
17th Surgeon General of the United States
President, Canyon Range Institute
Distinguished Professor Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health

Peter M. Wayne, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Director of Research, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine
Division of Preventive Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Kathleen A. Cameron, MPH
Senior Director
Center for Healthy Aging
National Council On Ageing

Leigh F. Callahan, PhD
Mary Link Briggs Distinguished Professor of Medicine
Professor of Social Medicine and Orthopaedics
Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology
Director, Community and Outcomes Research
Director, Osteoarthritis Action Alliance Professor Leigh F. Callahan, PhD
Director, Community and Outcomes Research, University of North Carolina, USA

Nick Turkas MS
Director, Consumer Support, Arthritis Foundation, USA

Jerry Pearson
Professor Emeritus
University of California, Santa Barbara

Ernestine Hall, President
Board of Directors
Tai Chi for Health Community USA


Niccola Follett
Falls Prevention Coordinator
Southern NSW Local Health District

Dr Caroline West
Managing Director
East Sydney Doctors
Past President Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine

Professor Stephen Lord
Senior Principal Research Fellow
Falls, Balance and Injury Research Centre
University of NSW

Barry Jordan
The First in Australia, Taekwondo Poomsae World Champion in the Master 4 division (65 years and over)
NSW Australia


Ellen Reitsma
PT, Master Trainer, Tai Chi for Health Institute, Switzerland

South Korea

Professor Rhayun Song, RN, PhD
College of Nursing, Chungnam National University
Director, Tai Chi for Health Education and Research Center


Margaret Brade LlB, BSc, MBA
Chief Executive, Age UK Stockport, UK

Professor Colin Hughes,
Director of Social Responsibility, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences,
Formerly Associate Vice President and Associate Dean
University of Manchester, UK

Linda Arksey – FMSM, Dip ITEC, Cert Ed, MBRCP, BDNA, Master Trainer – Tai Chi for Health Institute
BSA – Former Olympic Ice Dancer

Veronica Ashcroft
Master Trainer, Tai Chi for Health Institute
Senior Instructor, Tai Chi Union for Great Britain
Instructor, Longfei Taijiquan Association and British Council for Chinese Martial Arts

Sri Lanka

Prof. Kirthi S. Walgama
Department of Engineering Mathematics, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

Saudi Arabia

Dr Sahar Alsebaie, MD
Nuclear Medicine Consultant, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Saudi Arabia


Amanda Lundvik Gyllensten
A/Professor, Department of Health sciences
Lund University, Sweden


Till Uhlig MD/Professor
National Advisory Unit on Rehabilitation in Rheumatology
Department of Rheumatology, Diakonhjemmet Hospital
Box 23 Vinderen, N-0319 Oslo, Norway