All posts by Mona Schrempf

Dr. Mona Schrempf is presently an independent researcher affiliated with EASTmedicine, University of Westminster, London. She studied social and cultural anthropology at Freie Universität Berlin (PhD in 2001). Her research projects focus on contemporary Tibetan medicine and various forms of other medical and ritual healing practices among Tibetan and Himalayan communities in Asia (China, India, Bhutan) and in Europe. She is senior co-editor of the peer-reviewed academic journal Asian Medicine – Tradition and Modernity and vice-president of the EVTTM(European Association for Traditional Tibetan Medicine).