IAAMA Aromatherapy Conference – Back to the Future of Aromatic Medicine

The International Aromatherapy and Aromatic Medicine Association (IAAMA) hosted it’s annual Conference for members and those interested in Aromatherapy on the 8-9th October 2010 in Brisbane. The conference was themed ‘Back to the Future with Aromatic Medicine’ and included a teachers conference, an Aromatherapy Conference AGM and trade exhibiton. Aromatherapy students and staff from Massage Schools of Queensland’s who attended the conference came back very excited about the future of Aromatherapy and Aromatic medicine. A full and varied programme was offered, with some very influential figures in the fields of Aromatherapy, Aromatic medicine and Phytotherapy.

Robert Tisserand  ‘Safety of Aromatic Medicine’ Read more

Robert Tisserand Robert Tisserand has been instrumental in bringing widespread professional and public recognition to aromatherapy. During his 15 years as a massage cheap jerseys therapist, he wrote one of the first books on aromatherapy in 1977. The Art of Aromatherapy is now published in twelve languages. In 1974 he established The Aromatic Oil Company (a predecessor of Tisserand Aromatherapy) and in 1988 he founded The Tisserand Institute, setting new standards for vocational aromatherapy education. Also in 1988, he launched The International Journal of Aromatherapy, which he published and edited for 12 years. In the 1990s, Robert orchestrated three international AROMA conferences at British Universities, each attracting some 300 attendees.

Robert tracks all the published research relevant to essential oils and collaborates with doctors, herbalists and pharmacologists, integrating scientific data with traditional medicine and holistic principles. He is familiar with the foundations of oriental medicine, and Western herbal and naturopathic traditions, with their emphasis on cleansing, protecting, strengthening immune function and aiding <a href="http://campamentosdeveranoeducativos viagra pharmacie.com/campamentos-verano/”>2016 natural healing processes. Robert also has 40 years of experience in essential oil blending and aromatherapy product development, and has an expert knowledge of essential oil safety.

Robert is on the International Advisory Board of Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice, and is a member of the Natural Perfumers Guild. In recognition of his pioneering work, he has been awarded Honorary Lifetime Membership of the International Federation of Aromatherapists, the International Federation of Professional Aromatherapists, and the Alliance of International Aromatherapists. He was privileged to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award from the AIA in Denver in 2007, and is the current chair of the AIA Research Committee.

<a style="color: #374c95" href="http://http//www prix viagra 50mg.facebook.com/pages/Subtle-Energies-Ayurveda-Aromatherapy/113351925349761″>Farida Irani ‘Ayurveda Aromatherapy for Maintaining Good Health‘ Read more

Farida Irani is a qualified Ayurveda Practitioner, a clinical at Aromatherapist and Teacher, Bowen Therapy Instructor, a Remedial Therapist and a Reflexologist. Farida is regarded as a pioneer in Ayurveda Aromatherapy. Through her clinical research and studies, she has combined the ancient sciences of Ayurveda with the science of Aromatherapy and has been successful in reviving this ancient branch of using essential oils in Ayurveda, long forgotten by many practising the science today. Farida is an international speaker and lecturer who is often invited to international conferences wholesale jerseys in the natural therapies and complimentary health fields.

Ron Guba ‘Aromatic Medicine for Ear, Nose and Throat Complaints’

Ron has specialised in the area of aromatic medicine (or the therapeutic uses of essential oils in the context of herbal medicine) since the early 1980s. Emigrating to Australia in 1986 Ron studied and worked with the renowned French Aromatherapy physician, Dr Daniel Pénöel who lived in Australia until 1988. Completing his diploma in Phyto-aromathérapie in 1988 in France, Ron began Essential Therapeutics, a company devoted to providing therapeutic grade essential oils to health practitioners and the Centre for Aromatic Medicine to provide training in the practice of aromatic medicine. Ron was a founding member and past chairman of the International Federation of Aromatherapists (Australia) and a founding member and present chairman of the Australian Aromatic Medicine Association. Ron continues to cheap jerseys research and lecture extensively on aromatic medicine topics throughout Australia and overseas.

Dr Evelin Tiralongo ‘What Phytotherapy and Aromatherapy have in Common’

Dr Evelin Tiralongo is a German trained and registered pharmacist with extensive practical and research expertise in complementary medicines (CMs) and natural products. Dr Tiralongo has established integrated CM education Emission for Griffith’s pharmacy students, researched and published CM education aspects and received two teaching awards. She has given various oral presentations and invited lectures on CM topics at national and international conferences and industry meetings, as well as presented CPD seminars on CMs to pharmacists in Brisbane and on the Gold Coast. Dr Tiralongo is a chief investigator in several clinical, practice and laboratory based CM research projects funded through the Pharmacy Guild of Australia, the 1,050 National Institute of Complementary Medicine and the CM industry. She has published over 20 peer-reviewed articles, several book chapters and online CM resources and co-authored a patent. As a chief investigator she has received approximately $1,170,000 in internal and external research funding.

Various workshops were also offered:

Cooking with Essential Oils  Sarah Robinson and Chef Grant

Intuitive Aromatherapy   Jennifer Jefferies

Jennifer is one of Australia’s best-known authors and speakers. She is a qualified health practitioner but better than that, she’s also a real person. She’s ridden the crest of a corporate boom, had it all and then had it all come crashing cheap jerseys down around her. She’s travelled the road to corporate burnout where she decided to change her life. Learn what she did about living a life in balance. Read more

Exciting changes are happening within the fields of Aromatherapy and Aromatic medicine and the conference provided staff and students at Massage Schools of Queensland the opportunity to talk face to face with some of the leading authorities