2021 Herbal Conferences

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NEW! It looks like it will be another online year in 2021. Participate from anywhere and still enjoy the high-quality botanical information and continuing education credits you’ve come to rely on.

Registration will feature live videos with Q&A, pre-recorded presentations, in-person herb walks and field studies for local participants (if safety considerations allow), a complimentary online book of notes/PowerPoints and a free set of audio recordings.

We are looking forward to seeing you all online in 2021 at these events. Registration is now open! Select the conferences below for detailed information.


At Herbal Educational Services we Cultivate Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
We recognize the need for increased diversity in the fields of clinical herbalism and natural medicine and are committed to creating a welcoming environment at our events that affords dignity to all.


March 26 – 28, 2021
Southwest Conference on Botanical Medicine

April Desert Bloom
Brittlebush and Cholla Cactus in bloom in the Sonoran Desert
  • Location: Streaming online
  • Features clinical lectures on the applications of botanical medicine in chronic health conditions, field studies, a panel discussion and herb walks in the desert.
  • Pre-conference Intensive: Managing Pharmaceutical Side Effects and Discontinuance with Botanicals and other Natural Therapies with Lise Alschuler, ND
  • Continuing Education Credits approved for up to 40 hours for MD, DO, ND, RN, FNP and others.  

Speaker list: Lise Alschuler, Paul Bergner, Deborah Frances, Lori Harger, Tori Hudson, Feather Jones, Mimi Kamp, Marianne Marchese, Heath McAllister, Kenneth Proefrock, Arianna Rodriguez, Mary Rondeau, JoAnn Sanchez, John Slattery, Jillian Stansbury and Katie Stage.  

Southwest Conference on Botanical Medicine program and CE details. 


June 4 – 7, 2021
Medicines from the Earth Herb Symposium

  • Location: Streaming online
  • Features over 30 clinical lectures on the applications of botanical medicine in chronic health conditions, medicine-making demonstrations, in-person Mountain Gardens Tour, Friday Field Study, and herb walks
  • Pre-conference Intensive: Targeting the Biological Terrain in Collaborative Oncology: Correlating Modern Biomarkers with Traditional Principles of Diagnosis and Treatment with Jason Miller, DACM, LAc
  • Continuing Education pending for up to 49 hours for MD, DO, ND, RN, FNP and others.
  • More information coming soon!

Speaker list: Teresa Boardwine, Mary Bove, Jill Crista, Doug Elliott, Deborah Frances, Joe Hollis, Tori Hudson, Kat Maier, Jason Miller, Kenneth Proefrock, Mary Rondeau, Katie Stage, Jillian Stansbury, Marc Williams, David Winston, and Donald Yance.

Medicines from the Earth Herb Symposium program and CE details


We hope to see you online in 2021!

Questions? Contact us and we’ll be happy to help.