John Voigt is the Editor of Qi Encyclopedia. He was taught Qigong by Christopher Real (Rev. Fa Jun), whose own lineage extends back to Sifu Steven Baugh, then to his masters, Sifu Share K. Lew, Carl Totton, and Hsu Hong His. Christopher Real also studied with Mantak Chia, Dr. Jerry Alan Johnson and Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming.
John also engaged in short but profound learning sessions with Yadi Alamin, L. V. Carnie, Mantak Chia, Francesco & Daisy Lee-Garripoli, Shoshanna Katzman, Lin Housheng, Dr. Jerry Alan Johnson, Juanita K. Lew, and Michael Winn. He has taught Qigong at the Theosophical Society and E. Shan Tang Herbs, both in Boston; and informally to selected students at Berklee College (where he was Library Director), Massachusetts College of Art, Northeastern University, and Boston Arts Academy.
He is also a contributing author to Qi Journal: Art of Seeing Qi, Can Qigong Drive You Crazy?, Experiencing Qigong, External Qi for Healing, Guo Lin Anti-Cancer Walking Qigong. Happy Fun Qigong, Herbs for Longevity, The Man Who Invented Qigong. Mantak Chia: The man and his teachings, Qigong for Creativity in Music, Qigong For Weight Loss-I. Qigong For Weight Loss II: The Yin and Yang of Food. Qigong in the Park, Six Healing Sounds. Taiji Qigong Lin Housheng. The 36 Health Exercises of Ha Kinh, The Seated Eight Section Brocade Qigong. The Ultimate Energy Exercise: Zhan Zhuang.
He also has contributed over fourteen articles to chinesemedicineliving.com.
John Voigt has been a contributing editor for encyclopedias and reference works published by C. Scribner's Sons, Macmillan, Oxford University, American Library Association, Scarecrow Press, Black American Literature Forum, International Society Of Bassists, and MIT Press.