PDA (CE) for Doctors of Oriental Medicine and Acupuncturists at Medicines from the Earth 2020

Application has been submitted to NCCAOM  for up to 22.5 PDA (CE hours) for the Medicines from the Earth Herb Symposium, May 29 – June 1, 2020 in Black Mountain, North Carolina. Hope to see you there!

Full conference description here.

The chart below lists how many PDA (CE credits) for each time slot. Maximum possible 22.5 PDA. Partial credits OK. No extra charge for acupuncture CE credits, but please sign up when you register.

FRIDAY, May 29

Please note the Friday intensives run concurrently so you can only choose 1
Number PDA
(hours in each slot)
10:00 AM - 3:00 PMEthnobotanical and Native Plant Field Study David Winston ($69) 5 PDA
1:00 PM - 5:15 PMPre-conference Intensive: Mitigating the Effects of Glyphosate and other Environmental Toxins Donald Yance ($89)4 PDA
1:00 PM - 5:00 PMEcology, Propagation and Cultivation of Native and Oriental Medicinal Herbs at Mountain Gardens Joe Hollis ($59) 4 PDA
SATURDAY, May 30
9:30 AM - 11 AMWomen, Autoimmunity and Estrogen Metabolism
Mary Bove
Taming the Dragon: Botanical Approaches for Irritable Bowel Disease (IBD)
Katie Stage
Restorative and Nutritive Tonics
David Winston
Botanical Field Walk
CoreyPine Shane
1.5 PDA
(Choose 1 in this slot)
11:30 AM - 1 PMRevisiting the Many Faces of Testosterone: How Botanicals Play a Significant Regulatory Role
Kenneth Proefrock
Chronic Skin Conditions: Case Review of Seborrheic Dermatitis
Chanchal Cabrera
Substance Addiction and Recovery: Herbal Strategies for Emotional and Physical Pain
Jennifer Williams
Herbal Tea Apothecary: Teas for Every Body System, Energetic Tissue State and Constitution
Teresa Boardwine
1.5 PDA
(Choose 1 in this slot)
2:00 PM - 3:30 PMTargeting IL-1 in Immunotherapy for Cancer and other Diseases using Botanical Medicine
Donald Yance
Mushroom Spirit Medicine
Christopher Hobbs
Principles of Combining Herbs and Essential Oils: Musculoskeletal Conditions
David Crow
Herb Walk
Doug Elliott
1.5 PDA
(Choose 1 in this slot)
4:00 PM - 5:30 PMHormone Balance: A Botanical and Nutritional Medicine Approach to Hormone Deficiency and Endocrine Disruption
Jason Miller
Anxiety: More than an Over Aroused State
Mary Rondeau
The Ethnobotany of the African Diaspora
Marc Williams
Sweet Medicine: Herbal-infused Honeys and Herbal Syrups (Demonstration)
Robin McGee
1.5 PDA
(Choose 1 in this slot)
7:00 PM - 9:00 PMKeynote: Nature, Spirit, Medicine—Using Biophilia Practice and Shinrin Yoku for Personal and Planetary Healing Chanchal Cabrera 1.5 PDA
SUNDAY, May 31
9:00 AM - 10:30 AMPanel Discussion: Clinical Approaches to Immune Centered Illness Mary Bove, Mary Rondeau and Katie Stage 1.5 PDA
11 AM - 12:30 PMNeuroplasticity and the NMDA receptor: Botanical and Nutritional Influences on Neurological Remodeling
Kenneth Proefrock
Essential Oil Therapeutics: Internal Uses for Clinic and Home
Christopher Hobbs
Keeping Kids Healthy
Mary Rondeau
Topical Botanical Therapies to Ease Substance Withdrawal
Jennifer Williams
1.5 PDA
(Choose 1 in this slot)
2:00 PM - 3:30 PMMedicinal Mushrooms in Clinical Practice
David Winston
Rubefacients and Vulneraries—Topical Herbal Applications
Chanchal Cabrera
Cultivating Skin Microbiome Radiance with Botanicals
Mary Bove
Botanical Herb Walk
Doug Elliott
1.5 PDA
(Choose 1 in this slot)
4:00 PM - 5:30 PMIn the Zone: Research Considerations for Microdosing Entheogens
Katie Stage
Prostate Cancer: A Comprehensive and Collaborative Approach
Jason Miller
Principles of Combining Herbs and Essential Oils: Relaxing the Nervous System
David Crow
Wild Food Farmacy in your Backyard
Vickie Shufer
1.5 PDA
(Choose 1 in this slot)
MONDAY, JUNE 1
8:30 AM - 10:00 AMLymphagogues and Alteratives, Lessons in Herbal Immunology
Kenneth Proefrock
Principles of Combining Herbs and Essential Oils: Strengthening and Energizing the Nervous System
David Crow
Botanical Strategies for Pelvic Pain and Endometriosis
Katie Stage
Oxymels and Vinegar Infusions
Teresa Boardwine
1.5 PDA
(Choose 1 in this slot)
10:30 AM - 12:00 PMDemystifying “Qi”: A Reverse-Engineering Approach to Understanding the Concept of Qi in Botanical Medicine
Jason Miller
Addressing Immune Health thru the Ages: Infants to Seniors
Mary Bove
Diabetes, Obesity and Related Diseases
Christopher Hobbs
Herb Walk
Doug Elliott
1.5 PDA
(Choose 1 in this slot)
1:00 PM - 2:00 PMPanel: New Discoveries in Botanical Medicine Christopher Hobbs, Jason Miller and Teresa Boardwine1.0 PDA

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