Excelsior Herbal Medicine Presents
A Master Class with David Winston (RH) AHG
Belfast May 25th-26th 2019
Excelsior are delighted to welcome back one of the world’s most renowned herbalists on what might be his last overseas lectures. We are opening this lecture to herbalists, students and other therapists.
David Winston is an Herbalist and Ethnobotanist with 50 years of training in Chinese, Western/Eclectic and Cherokee herbal traditions. He has been in clinical practice for over 40 years and is an herbal consultant to physicians, herbalists and researchers throughout the USA, Europe and Canada. David is the founder/director of the Herbal Therapeutics Research Library and the dean of David Winston’s Center for Herbal Studies. He is an internationally known lecturer and frequently teaches at medical schools, professional symposia and herb conferences. He is the president of Herbalist & Alchemist, Inc. a manufacturer that produces herbal products that blend the art and science of the world’s great herbal traditions.
In addition, David is a founding/professional member of the American Herbalist Guild, and he is on the American Botanical Council and the American Herbal Pharmacopoeia Advisory Boards. He was a contributing author to American Herbalism, published in 1992 by Crossings Press, and the American Herbal Pharmacopoeia (AHP) , 2000-2018, the author of Saw Palmetto for Men & Women, Storey, 1999 and Herbal Therapeutics, Specific Indications For Herbs & Herbal Formulas, HTRL, 2014 (10th edition) and the co-author of Adaptogens: Herbs for Strength, Stamina and Stress Relief, Healing Arts Press, 2007 (the new edition will be published September 2019), and Winston and Kuhn’s Herbal Therapy and Supplements; A Scientific and Traditional Approach, Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott, 2008. David has also published hundreds of articles in medical and botanical medicine journals and conference proceedings. He is also a member of the AHPA Expert Advisory Council that created the second edition of the Botanical Safety Handbook, CRC Press, published in 2013 (3rd edition in press).
In 2011 David was a recipient of the AHPA Herbal Insights award. In 2013 he received the Natural Products Association Clinicians award and was awarded a Fellowship by the Irish Register of Herbalists. In 2018 he was the Mitchell visiting scholar at Bastyr University.
This is a rare and unique opportunity to listen to David’s wealth of practice-based knowledge, that will enhance your understanding as well as your clinical skills. David will cover an array of topics over the weekend including The Synergy of Herbs, Anxiety, Depression and Burn Out and An Introduction to Cancer.
Please be aware we expect this event to sell out quickly and we encourage you to book early to avoid disappointment.To secure your place please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
We will come back to you with full details closer to the time.