PlantMed HERBALISM SYMPOSIUM

July 3rd, 2016 in Woodstock, Vermont
 

PlantMed.org cordially invites you to a summer symposium on herbalism and plant medicine and its applications in the realm of chronic illness. The group will hear from the organization's founders and key members, who will report on the April patient trip, its findings, and the future and potential for collaborations between western doctors and Amazonian medical practitioners and herbalists. It will take place at a large private home over a full day. All food and drink will be provided. For questions or inquiries please contact us at info@riosnete.org.

Cost: $75

 

Schedule

 

10:00 AM       Breakfast, Meet & Greet

11:00 AM        Luke Weil: Introduction to Herbalism, Plant Shamanism, & Chronic Illness

12:00 PM        Tyler Gage: Collaborating Between Western Doctors & Traditional Healers

1:00 PM          LUNCH

2:00 PM         Dr. Carolyn Messere: Report on Findings from April Patient Trip

3:00 PM         Arturo Izquierdo, Amazonian Medical Practitioner: Working with Western Doctors

4:00 PM         Mary Wurtz: A Primer on Western Herbs & Their Shamanic & Medical Uses

5:00 PM         Eliot Logan-Hines: Creating Fair & Sustainable Markets for Amazonian Herbs

6:00 PM         Sydney Nilan: Working with Shamanic-Focused Communities

7:00 PM         Happy Hour with Agave-Infused Cocktails

8:00 PM         Dinner & Bonfire

 

 

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