RESUME

OBJECTIVE: To utilize acupuncture, massage, and sport specific exercise to help athletes of all levels reach their optimal performance

EDUCATION

SOUTHWEST ACUPUNCTURE COLLEGE

Boulder, CO 2005 – 2008

Masters of Science Degree in Oriental Medicine

NORTHERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY

Marquette, MI 1999 – 2002

Masters of Science Degree in Exercise Science

Thesis: Prediction of Vertical Jump From Multiple Force Production Variables

INSTITUTE OF NATURAL THERAPIES

Marquette, MI 2000 – 2001

800 hour certification course in massage therapy

MAYVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY

Mayville, ND 1995 – 1999

Bachelors of Science in Physical Eductaion

EXPERIENCE

PHILADELPHIA SPORTS ACUPUNCTURE

Philadelphia, PA 2012 – Present

  • Owner
  • Acupuncturist, Massage Therapist, Fitness Coach

WON INSTITUTE

Philadelphia, PA 2012 – Present

  • Teaching Palpation and Techniques Classes

BOULDER ACUPUNCTURE SPORTS MEDICINE

Boulder, CO 2008 – 2012

Teaching Assistant and Acupuncturist

  • Lectured at Great River Symposium, Bloomington, MN
  • Assisted teaching Whitfield Reaves Sports Acupuncture Seminars
  • Assisted teaching Acupuncture Sports Medicine Apprenticeship Group

SOUTHWEST ACUPUNCTURE COLLEGE

Boulder, CO  2011 – 2012

  • Taught Classes on Sports Acupuncture and Surface Anatomy

ROGERS AND BONG ACUPUNCTURE LLC.

Philadelphia, PA 2009 – 2011

President, Acupuncturist, Massage Therapist, Exercise Physiologist

CHAD’S PERSONAL TRAINING AND MASSAGE

Philadelphia, PA and Boulder, CO 2001 – 2009

Owner, Personal trainer, Massage Therapist

GRADUATE ASSISTANT

Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI 1999 – 2001

  • Taught health and activity classes
  • Research assistant
  • Conducted exercise testing for athletes (Vo2, Lactate analysis, ventilatory tests)

ASSISTANT STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING COACH

Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI 2000 – 2001

  • Designed periodized strength and conditioning program for each position
  • Supervised weight room and taught correct weightlifting technique

CONTINUING EDUCATION

Apprenticeship with Whitfield Reaves 2007 – Present

  • Upper and Lower Extremity Weekend Seminar
  • Acupuncture Sports Medicine Apprenticeship Group
  • Teaching Assistant Acupuncture Sports Medicine Apprenticeship Groups
  • Teaching Assistant Upper Extremity Seminar
  • Teaching Assistant Lower Extremity Seminar

Seminars with Matt Calison       2007, 2012

  • Assessment and Treatment of Low Back and Hip
  • Assessment and Treatment of Upper and Lower Crossed Syndrome

INTERNSHIPS

ACUPUNTURE

Southwest acupuncture college – specialty clinics 2005 – 2008

  • Sports Acupuncture – Whitfield Reaves
  • Japanese Style Acupuncture – Ted Hall
  • Boulder County Aids Project – Drew Henderson

EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY

Marquette Community Hospital 2000 – 2001

  • Exercise Physiologist in cardiac and pulmonary rehab
  • Performed exercise testing and prescription for special populations

TEACHING

Mayville State University 1998 – 1999

  • Aerobic Fitness, Cross-Country Skiing, Fit For Life Lab
  • Tutor – Exercise Physiology

PUBLICATIONS

BOOK

Acupuncture Handbook of Sports Injuries and Pain 2009

Whitfield Reaves with Chad Bong

Contributing Author, Researcher, and Editor

ARTICLES

The Shu-Stream Points, AAAOM Journal, Summer, 2010

The Tendino-muscle Meridians, Acupuncture Today, March, 2010

Shoulder Pain, Part I & Part II, Acupuncture Today, April & May, 2010

Ilio-tibial Band Syndrome, Oriental Medicine, Winter, 2010