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Finding Clarity: How to Read and Understand Research Papers as a Herbalist

November 1, 2023 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Learning how to discern quality scientific research is an essential skill for herbalists who want to stay abreast of cutting-edge developments and provide better care.

Plant remedies have a long tradition of healing uses. Recently, the scientific community has taken an interest in the efficacy, safety, and constituent profiles of herbal products, creating a wonderful opportunity for herbalists to deepen their understanding of the plants they use for medicine.

How do you…

📌 Find, sort, and access appropriate studies?

📌 Assess the value and relevance of specific papers?

📌 Identify red flags that undermine research outcomes?

📌 Balance scientific and traditional resources for clinical applications?

📌 Apply what you have learned to everyday practice?

In this webinar, medical herbalist Chanchal Cabrera demonstrates the art of reading scientific papers. Chanchal will highlight red flags that obscure a clear understanding of the research and illustrate how to identify quality science applicable to herbal medicine.

In this webinar, you will learn…

🌿 Key hallmarks of “good” science vs “bad” science

🌿 Questions to ask when reviewing research papers

🌿 How to access studies and information

🌿 How to apply research findings in a clinical setting


November 1, 2023
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm