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DECEMBER 5TH, 2019
Herb/Drug Interactions: Discovery, Relevance, and Mitigation* with Dr. Lise Alschuler, ND, FABNO

FREE Webinar
This presentation will provide an overview of the mechanisms which underlie drug/herb interactions. Methods will be explored to determine when drug/herb interactions present clinically actionable cautions, and strategies to minimize the risk of drug/herb interactions will be shared. Finally, we will review examples of the current state of evidence for drug/herbs interactions for commonly recommended botanicals.

Herbs discussed: Silybum marianum (Milk Thistle), Hypericum perforatum (St. John’s Wort), Withania somnifera (Ashwagandha, Curcuma longa (Turmeric) and Camellia sinensis (Green Tea).

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This webinar is for healthcare professionals and students only

The webinar will be held 4-5 pm EST.

CE Info
This webinar has been approved for 1.0 PHARMACY Continuing Education (CE) credit hour for Naturopathic Doctors (ND) by The American Association of Naturopathic Physicians.
It has also been approved for 1.0 Continuing Professional Education credit hour for Registered Dietitians and Dietetic Technicians-Registered by The Commission on Dietetic Registration.
It has been approved for 1.0 credit of Continuing Professional Education by the PACE program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards for Doctors of Chiropractic.
It is pending approval for 1.0 CPE for CNS.
To receive CE/CPE credit, you must attend the live event and register using ND, RD/DTR, DC or CNS credentials. It is eligible for those in the U.S. only. DCs, please visit http://pacex.fclb.org/RegulatoryBoards/BoardRequirements.aspx to verify CE information for your state.

After attending the live event, you will receive your CE certificate via email within 2-3 weeks after the webinar.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This webinar and/or products is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

About the Presenter:
Dr. Alschuler is a naturopathic doctor with board certification in naturopathic oncology.Dr. Alschuler is a Professor of Clinical Medicine at the University of Arizona School of Medicine where she is the Assistant Director of the Integrative Medicine Fellowship at the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine. She is also the Executive Director of TAP Integrative, a nonprofit web-based educational resource for integrative practitioners. She practices naturopathic oncology out of Naturopathic Specialists, LLC. Dr. Alschuler is past-President of the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians and a founding board member, immediate Past-President and current Board member of the Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians.

Dr. Alschuler co-hosts a radio show, Five To Thrive Live! and is co-founder of the iTHRIVE Plan, a lifestyle app for cancer survivors. She has been an invited speaker to more than 100 scientific/medical conferences, has authored numerous articles and book chapters, and has been co-investigator on several research studies. She is co-author of Definitive Guide to Cancer, now in its 3rd edition, and Definitive Guide to Thriving After Cancer. She is the recipient of numerous awards and recognitions including 2014 American Association of Naturopathic Physicians’ Physician of the Year. Dr. Alschuler envisions a world where all individuals in need are offered personalized integrative care and are empowered to live exuberant and meaningful lives.

4-5 PM EST
 
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