Herbal Conferences 2019

Welcome to the 2019 conference season! Conference summaries are on this page (below), or click these links for speakers, topics, continuing education, lodging, and more:

Medicines from the Earth Herb Symposium, May 31 – June 3, Black Mountain, NC

Past conference: Southwest Conference on Botanical Medicine March 29 – 31, 2019 in Tempe, AZ
Audio recordings now available here. Distance-learning information for NDs and Nurses.


2019 Conference Summaries


Medicines from the Earth Herb Symposium

May 31 – June 3, 2019 at Blue Ridge Assembly in Black Mountain, North Carolina

The retreat-like setting and the variety of presentations on herbal medicine offer the experience of stepping out of our busy lives to savor this weekend with the plants.

Keynote Address with Leonardo Trasande, MD, MPP: Endocrine Disruptors: History, Recent Research and Individual and Societal Remedies

Continuing education credits approved for nurses, acupuncturists, pharmacists (North Carolina only) and naturopathic physicians. Basic symposium: 17.5 CE hours; more if Friday pre-conference events are attended.

Speakers: 7Song, Lise Alschuler, Abby Artemisia, Teresa Boardwine, Mary Bove, Jeannie Dunn, Doug Elliott, Kat Maier, Jason Miller, Kenneth Proefrock, Mary Rondeau, Tricia Shapiro, Kevin Spelman, Jill Stansbury, Leo Trasande and David Winston  More details here.



Southwest Conference on Botanical Medicine

Ocotillo by Mimi Kamp
Ocotillo by Mimi Kamp

Past Conference: March 29 – 31, 2019 at the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine in Tempe, Arizona. 

Recordings now available!  Click here to view. 

Offering clinical lectures and desert herb walks for continuing education for naturopathic physicians, nurses and acupuncturists. All CE approvals have been received. See the program page for more details.

Begins with choice of optional field study or pre-conference intensive on Friday, March 29. The main conference is Saturday and Sunday. See more details here.

Speakers: Paul Bergner, Mark Blumenthal, Mary Bove, Eric Bresselsmith, Sam Coffman, Phyllis Hogan, Feather Jones, Mimi Kamp, Jeffrey Langland, Jason Miller, Rhonda PallasDowney, Kenneth Proefrock, JoAnn Sanchez, John Slattery, Katie Stage, Jill Stansbury, David Winston and Donald Yance



We hope you will join us for an herbal conference! These events are a great way to meet like-minded people and learn the latest information on botanical therapies for a variety of conditions.

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