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The Shen Nong Society is an organization formed to support the vital and committed community of practitioners of East Asian medicine who design and recommend individualized formulations of herbs and natural products for their patients. These recommendations are based on the over 2000 years of practice traditions that have spread from China to Japan and Korea and throughout East Asia and evolved over time.

2018 The Shen Nong Society presents: East Asian Herbal Medicine Conference

7.00
Massachusetts Details
7.00
$175.00
NCCAOM Details
553-497
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06-21-2018 to 06-30-2020
NCCAOM 2016
NCCAOM AOM-CH: 
7.00
NCCAOM CPR: 
0.00
Texas Details
7.00
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Florida
7.00
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2018 The Shen Nong Society presents: East Asian Herbal Medicine Conferenceimmediately after purchasefor 2 years
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Goals and Objectives

At the completion of this symposium, the learner will:

  • Understand the challenges presented by examining the Shen Nong Ben Cao (Divine Farmer’s Classic of Materia Medica) considering contemporary perspectives on Chinese herbal medicine
  • Understand the basis on which the asserted distinction between classical Chinese medicine and traditional Chinese medicine leads to professional confusion and clinical narrowness
  • Understand the strategies used by High Falls Garden in developing a safe, economical, and resilient supply of Chinese herbs grown in the United States
  • Understand the appropriate clinical application of Ephedra Sinensis (Ma Huang) in gynecology
  • Understand the relevance and importance of maintaining NCCAOM herbal certification to the professional practice of Chinese herbal medicine in the United States

Detailed Content

  •  Overview of Goals of SNS
  • The Divine Farmer’s Message to Modern Practitioners of Chinese Medicine (Wilms)
  • A Frog at the Bottom of the Well: Why Siloing and Polarization in East Asian Medicine Leads to Poor Patient Outcomes (Mitchell)
  • Growing East Asian Herbs in the US: UPDATE (Giblette)
  • Opening the Door: The Use of Ma Huang in Gynecology (Frank)
  • “Can We Talk? On the Topic of Regulations and Credentials (Travaglione)
D7 Presenter: 
The Shen Nong Society

2017 Shen Nong Society conference: The Future of East Asian Herbal Medicine

5.00
Massachusetts Details
5.00
$125.00
NCCAOM Details
ACHB 553-460
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07-18-2017 through 06-30-2020
NCCAOM 2016
NCCAOM AOM-CH: 
5.00
Texas Details
5.00
Price: $125.00
NCCAOM 553-460; 5 PDA CH - CTCMA; 5 CEU Category B3
Texas Provider CAE00011; 5 CAE HERB - Illinois (225.000020) 5 CEU
Alberta CAAA; 5 CEU - NZRA; 5 CEU - Massachusetts; 5 CEU HERB
California 591: 5.0 CEU Cat 1 - Florida 50-8743; 20-614518, 5 GEN
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The Shen Nong Society, a professional organization for East Asian Medicine practitioners, held its inaugural conference in NYC March 19, 2017. The focus of the conference was the future of East Asian Herbal Medicine in the US. Topics included classical medicine, growing East Asian herbs sustainably in the US, how herb usage has changed over time. best study practices, and apprenticing.

Speakers include Sharon Weizenbaum, Z’ev Rosenberg, Jean Giblette, Eric Brand, Nigel Dawes and Frank Butler.

Objectives

Objectives

  1. To understand the thinking behind a classical approach to practicing East Asian Herbal Medicine
  2.  To understand the issues involved in the growing of East Asian medicinals in the US.
  3. To understand why medicinals have been substituted and their usage has changed throughout history.
  4. To understand how studying changes with different orientations to the material
  5. To understand the changing nature of apprenticeship in East Asian Herbal Medicine.

Outline

  •  Overview of Goals of SNS
  • From What Foundation Do We Grow? Toward the Future of Chinese Herbal Medicine
  • Quality in Herb Production: The Dirt on Dirt"
  • Changes in Herbal Medicines from Ancient Times to the Present
  • Seasonal Qi, Epidemics, and Chinese Herbal Medicine: Treating Transmuting Patterns Effectively
  • How to Study Herbal Medicine in the 21st century
  • Training through Apprenticeship in Chinese Medicine 
D7 Presenter: 
The Shen Nong Society