Important Achievements for Traditional Medicine in Bhutan for the last 10 years

 2004    -   Developed and published Origin of Sowa Rigpa with support from the                                      Royal Government of Bhutan.

             -   Started Annual Traditional Medicine Conference with support from the                                    World Health Organization.

 2005    -   Developed and published Traditional Classification of Diseases and                                          related health problem with support from the Royal Government of Bhutan.

 2006   -   Organized Bhutan-Japan Symposium on Conservation and Utilization of                                  Himalayan Resources with support from the Royal Government of Bhutan and                        JICA

            -   Developed and published Standard Treatment Guide for Traditional                                         Medicine with support from the World Health Organization

            -   Developed and published High Altitude and Low Altitude Medicinal                                       Plants of Bhutan with support from the Royal Government of                                                   Bhutan and the World Health Organization

  2007   -   Developed and published Traditional Medicine Formulary of Bhutan and                                Adverse Drug Reaction Guidelines with support from the Royal                                                Government of Bhutan

             -   Started sending Traditional Medicine doctors to Mongolia to pursue                                        master degree in Traditional Medicine with support from the                                                      Royal Government of Bhutan and the World Health Organization

             -   Developed and published National Traditional Medicine Professional                                      Service Standards with support from the Royal Government of Bhutan

  2008   -   Reviewed and Revised the Curriculum for Bachelor degree and Diploma                                   in Traditional Medicine as per the University requirement with                                                 Support from the Royal Government of Bhutan

             -   Develop and published Therapy Guidelines for Traditional Medicine                                        Practitioners with support from the Royal Government of Bhutan

  2009   -   Started publishing Menjong Sorig Journal for Traditional Medicine                                           practitioners with support from the Royal Government of Bhutan and the                                 World Health Organization

             -   Hosted Seventh International Congress on Traditional Asian Medicine                                      (ICTAM VII) with support from the Royal Government of Bhutan and the                                 International Association for the Study of Traditional Asian Medicine (IASTAM)

             -   Developed and published Handbook on Quality Control of Raw Materials with                        support from the Royal Government of Bhutan

             -   Developed and published Monograph on Medicinal Plants of Bhutan Vol. 1                            and Vol. II with support from the World Health Organization

  2010   -   Published second Edition of Traditional Classification of Diseases and                                     related health problems with support from the Royal Government of Bhutan

             -   Completed construction of Decoction Unit for the Pharmaceutical and                                       Research Unit through EU funding

  2011   -   Developed and published Monographs on Precious Substances and Minerals                            used in Traditional Medicine with support from the Royal Government of                                Bhutan

  2012   -   Developed and published Monographs on the use of Traditional Medicine in                            Primary Health Care with support from the World Health Organization

  2013   -   Completed construction of Academic Block, Students Hostel and buildings                              with support from the Government of India

  2014   -   Completed construction of Therapy Unit of the National Traditional Medicine                         Hospital through GOI funding