The British Association of Traditional Tibetan Medicine (BATTM) was founded in 2004. It is a member association of the European Herbal and Traditional Medicine Practitioners Association (EHTPA). The founder members of BATTM were the late Dr Akong Tulku Rinpoche, Dr Lobsang Dhonden Soktsang and Dr Tamdin S Bradley. Later Dr Mingji Cuomu joined as a member of the association. The General Secretary of BATTM is Dr Brion Sweeney who is currently on sabbatical. At present Dr Tamdin S Bradley is also one of the directors of the European Herbal and Traditional Medicine Practitioners Association Council where she represents Tibetan medicine.
The purpose of BATTM is to preserve and promote the unique system of traditional Tibetan medicine. For further information on Tibetan medicine you can read the Introduction to Tibetan Medicine page which you will find on this site.
At present BATTM has three fully qualified Tibetan doctors as members. If you wish to book an appointment to see a fully qualified Tibetan doctor in the UK please see the contact details for these doctors are as below :
Dr Lobsang Dhonden Soktsang - http://www.soktsangtibetanmedicine.co.uk/
Dr Mingji Cuomu - firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr Tamdin S Bradley - http://www.aruratibetanmedicine.com/