We are very sad to report the death of Professor Hugh MacPherson, 20th of August 2020. Hugh McPherson was an important part of the AcuBreast research team and we thank him for his significant contributions in the funding application and in the work to establish a protocol.
Professor Hugh MacPherson was an Emeritus Professor at the Department of Health Sciences, University of York and the first Professor of Acupuncture Research in UK. His effort and dedicated work to establish acupuncture as a scientific and evidence based practice has had a defining impact on the profession and the research of acupuncture. Hugh has touched the life and careers of acupuncturists around the world.