2016 Conference Schedule

Friday, May 20, 2016

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.Registration
2:00 – 4:00 p.m.The Poison Path: Working with Drop-Dosage Herbs in Practice
Nicole Telkes
Webinar option available
Astringent: The Power of the Pucker
Glen Nagel, ND
SPONSORED BY: HERB PHARM
4:15 – 6:15 p.m.Botanical Analogues: Western Native Plants and East Asian Materia Medica
Ben Zappin, L.Ac.
SPONSORED BY: FIVE FLAVORS HERBS
Webinar option available
Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Medicinal and Food Plants
Kevin Spelman, PhD
Webinar option available
6:16 – 8:00 p.m.Opening Reception | Bill Mitchell Hall, Room 310
SPONSORED BY: FRONTIER COOP

Featuring Ground Breaker Brewing

Saturday, May 21, 2016

TEA AND COFFEE SPONSORED BY: NATURAL PARTNERS
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Registration
10:00 a.m. – NoonEchinacea Update
Kevin Spelman, PhD
Webinar option available
Clinical Case Panel: Anxiety
Juniper Martin, ND (moderator); Hanna Jordan, LCSW; and Amanda Lattin, RA, MAT
Webinar option available
Introduction to Herbal Actions Through the Senses
Tobias Policha, PhD
Noon – 1:15 p.m.Lunch | Bill Mitchell Hall, Room 310
SPONSORED BY: GAIA PROFESSIONAL SOLUTIONS
1:15 – 3:15 p.m.Down in the Dumps: Depression, Inflammation and Botanical Intervention
Lydia Bartholow, PMHNP
Webinar option available
Botanicals, Biofilms and Chronic Infections
Paul Bergner
Webinar option available
Garden Medicines for Common GI Complaints in Primary Care
Tania Neubauer, ND
Delicious Medicines: Botanical Powders Applied Clinically for Chronic Disease
Bevin Clare
Webinar option available
SPONSORED BY: MARYLAND UNIVERSITY OF INTEGRATIVE HEALTH
3:45 – 5:45 p.m.Medical Cannabis and the Therapeutic Order
Paul Bergner
Webinar option available
Herbal Medicine Dosing: What is right for your patient?
Glen Nagel, ND
Webinar option available
SPONSORED BY: HERB PHARM
Fire Cider: Traditional Medicine in Modern Times
Nicole Telkes
6:00 – 7:30 p.m.Herbal Happy Hour & Raffle
Bill Mitchell Hall, Room 310
SPONSORED BY: MOUNTAIN ROSE HERBS

Featuring Mixology Sessions with Danlyn Brennan from New Deal Distillery and Finnriver Farm Cidery

Sunday, May 22, 2016

TEA AND COFFEE SPONSORED BY: WISE WOMAN HERBALS
9:30 – 10:00 a.m.Registration
10:00 a.m. – NoonInteraction Between the Gut Flora and Herbs
Eric Yarnell, ND
Webinar option available
SPONSORED BY: HERON BOTANICALS
Botanical Identification for the Herbalist
Tobias Policha, PhD
Plant Provings
Nicole Telkes
Noon – 1:00 p.m.Lunch | Bill Mitchell Hall, Room 310
SPONSORED BY: OREGON'S WILD HARVEST

Educators Lunch
Room TBD | Hosted by Bevin Clare
1:00 – 3:00 p.m.Botanical Influences on Neurotransmitters: Neurophysiology Basics
Jillian Stansbury, ND
Webinar option available
Clinical Case Panel: Pediatric GERD
Ben Zappin, L.Ac. (moderator); Anna Wieman, ND; and Mimi Hernandez, MS, RH (AHG)
Webinar option available
Antifibrotic Herbs
Eric Yarnell, ND
Webinar option available
SPONSORED BY: HERON BOTANICALS
3:15 – 5:15 p.m.Only Three Herbs: Approaching Epidemics with Affordable Medicines
Bevin Clare
Webinar option available
Botanical Influences on the Neuroendocrine System: Clinical Applications
Jillian Stansbury, ND
Webinar option available