Master Luong Minh Dang - the founder of the Universal Energy School - was born in My Tho, Southern Vietnam, on 30 January 1942. In 1985, Master Dang migrated to the USA and he was later granted USA citizenship.
Master Dang helped many people to have a better health and the number of people who asked for help (free of charge) increased considerably. Therefore, with the encouragement of and request from friends and acquaintances in 20 July 1989, Master Dang taught the first Level 1 Seminar to a group of 27 students in California. Afterwards he started teaching in many countries either in person or through videoconference.
In September 1994, Master Dang was awarded the title of Doctorate (Ph.D.) in Complementary Medicines in Munich, Germany by the Open International University for Complementary Medicines (Colombo, Sri Lanka). In April 1996, Master Dang received the title of Honorary Doctor of Sciences from the Open International University for Complementary Medicines and in 2000 he received the Doctor of Medicine Degree (M.D.) on Traditional Medicines by the Open International University for Complementary Medicines. In 2002 he received the Albert Schweitzer Award from the Albert Schweitzer Foundation for his humanitarian work.
In November 2002, the Human and Universal Energy Healing Faculty was established at the Open International University for Complementary Medicines (Colombo, Sri Lanka). Master Dang was appointed Dean of the newly-created Faculty and Vice-Chancellor for International Affairs at the same University.
The teaching of the Universal Energy method spread in North America as well as in several countries in Europe, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean, Africa and Australia. From July 1989 through August 2007, Master Dang taught from Level 1 to Level 20 (Seminar on the Applications of Spiritual Science II). From the first group of 27 students, the total number of Universal Energy students at present is about 3 million people of different cultural background, ages, races and religions in over 60 countries in 5 continents. The number of people who received an energy transfer free of charge is estimated to be in the millions.
In 1998 Master Dang married Dr. Theresa Thu-Thuy Nguyen and in 2000 he moved to Melbourne, Australia, where he was later granted Australian citizenship.
After the passing of Master Dang in Melbourne, Australia on 12 August 2007, his widow, Dr. Theresa Thu-Thuy Nguyen, has taken over Master Dang’s mission becoming the Ambassador and leading instructor of the Universal Energy School.
Dr. Theresa Thu-Thuy Nguyen was born on 27 November 1957 in Saigon, Vietnam, and migrated to Australia in 1979. She earned a Bachelor of Medicines and Surgery from the University of Melbourne, Australia (1988) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) from the Open International University for Complementary Medicines (Colombo, Sri Lanka) in 1997.
Dr. Theresa is currently Dean of the Faculty of Human and Universal Energy Healing at the Open International University for Complementary Medicines and Vice Chancellor for International Affairs at the same University. She is the President of the Human and Universal Energy and Spirituality Academy (HUESA).