Registration is open for the 2017 Medicines from the Earth Herb Symposium, scheduled for June 2-5, 2017, at Blue Ridge Assembly, 84 Blue Ridge Circle, in Black Mountain, North Carolina. This year’s symposium theme is “Inflammation and Botanical Medicine.”
This herb-focused gathering begins with optional Friday events — field study and pre-conference intensive, panel discussions, medicine-making classes, and herb walks in a beautiful retreat setting — on June 2, with the main symposium held June 3-5. A variety of presenters and herb-use events are planned.
Registration fees vary by date of registration. The fee to attend this educational gathering is $279 by February 24, 2017 (early bird discount), $349 by April 12, and $399 after that date. Registration is online at here. Registration fee covers all lectures, panel discussions and other group meetings.
There will also be CME for naturopathic physicians, PDA for acupuncturists, and CNE for nurses. See www.botanicalmedicine.org/medicines-earth-herb-symposium-2017 for program and more details.
There are extra fees for intensives, lodging, and meals.
More about the symposium location, YMCA Blue Ridge Assembly, is online here.
Black Mountain NC is located in Buncombe County. The town’s website is www.townofblackmountain.org.
The 2017 Medicines from the Earth Herb Symposium is organized by Herbal Educational Services, based in Ashland, Oregon. They are also holding an Arizona conference this year.