Elisa Rossi is a PhD, MD, Psychiatrist, Acupuncturist and Licensed Psychotherapist.
In 1983, after a 3-year Course in Acupuncture in Milan, Elisa attended the Training Course of TCM in Beijing. She went back to China 7 more times gaining clinical experience in the TCM Departments of Beijing, Nanjing, Shanghai, Jinan.
In 1994 Elisa co-founded the School of TCM “MediCina”.
From 2006 she is member of Milan Medical Board for Non-Conventional Medicine.
Elisa volunteered with Agopuntura Senza Frontiere (Madagascar-2008, Laos-2010, Tanzania-2012).
Since since 2005 she runs Xiaoxiao, a Chinese Medicine Childrens' Centre.
She lectured in Australia, Austria, Denmark, Germany, Israel, Netherlands, Poland, Switzerland, UK, USA.
In English she published: “Shen – Psycho-Emotional Aspects of Chinese Medicine”, Churchill-Livingstone, 2007; “Pediatrics in Chinese Medicine”, Donica, 2011. “The Therapeutic Relationship in Acupuncture”, NOI edizioni, 2023.
Articles are published mainly on European Journal of Oriental Medicine (1995, 2000, 2005, 2012, 2019) and Journal of Chinese Medicine (2007, 2010, 2017, 2023).