2021 The Future of Plant Medicine Summit
Program & Replays
Spice Markets of the World: How They Can Transform the Future of Healthcare
Medicinal spices of the world are the past and future of herbal medicine. Our collective healthcare can be affordable for all and delicious when we integrate powdered herbs into our diet. Join President of the American Herbalist Guild and global travel nutritionist Bevin Clare to explore ancient secrets for modern ailments.
In This Session You'll Discover:
- Spices are powerful therapeutics for some of the most difficult and widespread illnesses in North America
- A spice case study for chronic illness, healed with medicinal fudge
- Traveling to traditional cultures shows us healthcare can be pleasurable when it's based on kitchen spices
Bevin Clare is professor at the Maryland University of Integrative Health and the program director of the MS in clinical herbal medicine program. She holds an MSc in infectious disease from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and has studied herbal medicine around the world, blending her knowledge of traditional uses of plants with modern science and contemporary healthcare strategies. She is the author of Spice Apothecary. Bevin enjoys interacting with her students online as she wanders the globe with her two kids. Bevin is the current chair of the board of the American Herbalists Guild where she works to promote clinical herbalism accessibility and professionalism. In the fall of 2021 she will launch the Ready to Roam program which helps individuals plan and realize culturally rich travel experiences. You can find her musings on Facebook and Instagram @spice.herb.wander.