2018 Herbal Conference Schedule

Friday, May 18, 2018

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.Registration
2:00 – 4:00 p.m.Tick-Borne Diseases: An Update on Effective Treatment Including Botanical and Complementary Therapies
David Winston

Field Applications in Botanical Medicine: Aromatics in the Garden
Glen Nagel ND, RH (AHG)
4:15 – 6:15 p.m.Delights of Diversity, Medicinal Trees on the Landscape: Zero Medicine Miles
Richo Cech
SPONSORED BY STRICTLY MEDICINAL SEEDS

Beyond the Bottle: Botanicals as Partners in Practice
Bevin Clare MSc, RH (AHG), CNS
SPONSORED BY MARYLAND UNIVERSITY OF INTEGRATIVE HEALTH
6:15 – 8:00 p.m.Opening Reception | Bill Mitchell Hall, Room 310

Saturday, May 19, 2018

9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Registration
TEA AND COFFEE SPONSORED BY MOUNTAIN ROSE HERBS
10:00 a.m. – NoonHerban Legends and Clinical Pearls
Paul Bergner

Herbs Used in Hydrotherapy
Sussanna Czeranko ND, BBE

Sambucus: A Global Medicine of Substance and Magic
Bevin Clare MSc, RH (AHG), CNS
SPONSORED BY MARYLAND UNIVERSITY OF INTEGRATIVE HEALTH
Noon – 1:15 p.m.Lunch | Bill Mitchell Hall, Room 310
SPONSORED BY HERB PHARM
1:15 – 3:15 p.m.Herbal First Aid
Greta de la Montagne RH (AHG)

Thai Herbal Medicine: Traditional and Modern Use of Thailand’s Medicinal Botanicals
Ed Smith

Fresh vs. Dry Herbs: Is there a difference?
Eric Yarnell ND, RH (AHG)
SPONSORED BY HERON BOTANICALS

Grassroots Medicine: Gardens and Community Healthcare
Sue Sierralupe
3:45 – 5:45 p.m.Analgesia: Effective Pain Management with Botanicals
David Winston

Native Infusion: Diabetes Prevention Through Traditional Teas
Elise Krohn M.Ed.

Organ Reserve and Trophorestorative Herbs
Kevin Spelman Ph.D.
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.Herbal Happy Hour & Raffle
SPONSORED BY FRONTIER CO-OP

Sunday, May 20, 2018

9:30 – 10:00 a.m.Registration
TEA AND COFFEE SPONSORED BY WISHGARDEN HERBALS
10:00 a.m. – NoonThe Worst Weeds Are Your Best Medicine
David Winston

Healthy Grieving Guide to Death and Dying
Greta de la Montagne RH (AHG)

Amazing Physiological Facts That Will Change Your Practice of Herbalism
Paul Bergner
Noon – 1:00 p.m.Lunch | Bill Mitchell Hall, Room 310
SPONSORED BY PHIVIDA
1:00 – 3:00 p.m.The House That Herbs Built: Creating Safe Space for People with Mental Illness
Sue Sierralupe

Terpenes
Kevin Spelman Ph.D.

Wild Rose: The Universal Medicine
Elise Krohn M.Ed.
3:15 – 5:15 p.m.Confessions of a Radical Herbalist
Catherine Hunziker
SPONSORED BY WISHGARDEN HERBS

Vanishing North American Materia Medica
Eric Yarnell ND, RH (AHG)
SPONSORED BY HERON BOTANICALS