CONFERENCE PROGRAM

Fabulous program & experience, thank you ICNM!
- BRITISH Naturopathic Association UK
Illuminating talks, fascinating topics
- JAPAN Naturopathic Medicine Society
Thank you for a very exciting & enriching program, see you next year
- SOUTH AFRICA University Western Cape, School of Natural Medicine
  • CE ACCREDITATION –  ICNM is an approved CE provider of education and your attendance of the ICNM congress is counted towards CE credits. For more information: Dr A. Boudet ND : executive.committee@icnm.eu
  • Official language: English 
  • Simultaneous translation from English to French is available.

Call for Abstract is CLOSED!

HOT TOPICS: IMMUNITY, INFLAMMATION, BRAIN HEALTH  

2024 TOP SPEAKERS

Inspirational speakers from across the globe!
- UNITED KINGDOM General Council and Register of Naturopaths

Dr Nasha WINTERS ND, LAc, FABNO

    Steven OTTERSBERG MSc

      Dr Nalini CHILKOV L.Ac., OMD

        Dr Sussanna CZERANKO ND

          Daniel KIEFFER ND

            Dr Lindsay ADRIAN Adrian ND

              Dr Mark DAVIS ND

                Dr Christina BJORNAL ND

                  Dr Michael MASON-WOOD ND

                    Dr Stephen MALTAIS ND, MSc

                      Dr David W. LESCHEID B.Sc., ND, Ph.D

                        Michael SCHOLES Master Herbalist, Professor

                          Dr Ameet AGGARWAL ND

                            Dr Christos MILANKOS ND, BSc

                              Dr Emily WOLBERS ND

                                Dr Cathy CARLSON RINK ND,RM

                                  Dr Holly CHRISTY ND, LAc, JSCCI, CACI

                                    Dr Julie HWANG ND

                                      Rosaria NITHART ND

                                        Dr Karine BERNARD ND

                                          … and more !

                                          MEET OUR TOP RESEARCHERS

                                          Dr Matthew Hicks ND

                                          USA

                                            Olivia Giguere ND

                                            USA

                                              Francisco Cidral-Filho ND

                                              BRASIL

                                                Karen Mcelroy ND

                                                AUSTRALIA

                                                  Teresa Catarina Maia ND

                                                  PORTUGAL

                                                    Claudia Teixeira de Almeida ND

                                                    PORTUGAL

                                                      Carolina Dos Santos ND

                                                      PORTUGAL

                                                        Dr Daniele Gould ND

                                                        ISRAEL

                                                          Diana Vidinha ND

                                                          PORTUGAL

                                                            Sara Rosado Ricardo ND

                                                            PORTUGAL

                                                              Andrew Cameria Gomez ND

                                                              PORTUGAL

                                                                Angela Doolan BA, BNat

                                                                AUSTRALIA

                                                                  Netta Gerad ND

                                                                  ISRAEL

                                                                    Orly Ben Lulu ND

                                                                    ISRAEL

                                                                      Shani Oved ND

                                                                      ISRAEL

                                                                        Efrat Algressi ND

                                                                        ISRAEL

                                                                          Igor Ogorevc ND

                                                                          ITALY

                                                                            Tania Pinto ND

                                                                            PORTUGAL

                                                                              … and more !

                                                                              REGISTRATION OPEN – WELCOME DESK
                                                                              13:15-14:15
                                                                              EXHIBITION HALL OPEN, NETWORKING, POSTER PRESENTATIONS
                                                                              14:15-14:20
                                                                              WELCOME NOTE - ICNM Executive Committee & Ambassadors
                                                                              OFFICIAL OPENING

                                                                              Dr Sussanna CZERANKO ND

                                                                              Published over 150 articles on naturopathic medicine: NDNR, Townsend Letters for Doctors, Vital Link, etc. Author of 12 book collection on naturopathic history, The Hevert Collection. Practiced naturopathic medicine for over 30 years and currently practices in a traditional naturopathic and Balneotherapy clinic. Emerita Curator of the Rare Books Collection at National University of Natural Medicine, Portland, Oregon. Member CAND, SANP.

                                                                              Dr Mark DAVIS ND, FABNG

                                                                              Pioneered naturopathic FMT in North America. Co-founder, Gastroenterology Association of Naturopathic Physicians. Naturopathic gastroenterology professor, Sonoran University of Health Sciences. Chief Scientific Officer at Biome Bridge (fecal microbiota transplantation). Member MAND.

                                                                              Dr Nasha WINTERS ND, LAc, FABNO

                                                                              Naturopathic Doctor, Member SIO, ASCO, AANP, CoANP, OncANP, AIHM; visionary and CEO of Optimal Terrain Consulting, Changing the Cancer Conversation; Best Selling Author “The Metabolic Approach to Cancer” co-authored with Jess Higgins-Kelley, MNT; lectures and presents worldwide on Integrative Oncology, Mistletoe Ambassador.

                                                                              Steven OTTERSBERG MSc

                                                                              B.S. Biochemistry, M.S. (ABD) in Biochemistry; Research focus on drug design, biochemistry, toxicology and physiology; Clinical nutrition expert, Oncology Nutrigenomic Coach, Consultant Optimal Terrain Consulting; Faculty member of Progressive Medical Education, teaching human genetic testing in medicine for physicians; International Lecturer and Speaker.

                                                                              Dr Megan KIMBERLEY BSc, ND

                                                                              Naturopathic Doctor in clinical family practice for over 22 years. Studied Biopsychology and Theatre at the University of British Columbia. Teaches and guides meditation groups at the Kimberley Health Centre, since 2005. Successfully nurtured two children into their teenage years. Member: BCNA, CAND, AMWA.

                                                                              PRESENTING ICNM PARTNERS
                                                                              16:45-18:00
                                                                              WELCOME COCKTAIL RECEPTION – EXHIBITION, NETWORKING, POSTERS
                                                                              TO VIEW PROGRAM DAY 2: CLICK ABOVE - SATURDAY JULY 6
                                                                              9:10-9:15
                                                                              Mind, Body & Spirit Meditation

                                                                              Dr Nalini CHILKOV L.Ac. OMD
                                                                              Founder, American Institute of Integrative Oncology. Creator of the OutSmart Cancer® System and OutSmart Cancer® Roadmaps. Leading edge authority and pioneer in the field of Integrative Cancer Care, Cancer Prevention and Immune Enhancement with over 35 years of experience with thousands of patients? Best Selling Author: 32 Ways to OutSmart Cancer: How to Create a Body Where Cancer Cannot Thrive. Member: American Institute of Integrative Oncology, Society of Integrative Oncology, Institute for Functional Medicine, California Acupuncture Association.

                                                                              Restoring Health Naturally: Focus on Immunity, Inflammation & Mental Health - Invited Guest Speaker

                                                                              Dr Cathy CARLSON-RINK ND, RM

                                                                              BSPE with distinction in Physical Education with a Major in Health and Fitness from the University of Saskatchewan(1987) Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine (1995) with post graduate        certificate in Midwifery (1996) from Bastyr University. First Naturopathic Physician to work as Licensed Midwife in Canada;  Instructor of Obstetrics at Canadian College of Naturopathic  Medicine (Boucher Campus) since 2002. Taken care of children from preconception, pregnancy and childhood to adulthood which has provided a unique  opportunity  for lifelong prevention. Delivered over 1500 babies in both the home and hospital setting. Member CAND

                                                                              Dr David W. LESCHEID B.Sc, ND, PhD

                                                                              PhD in Molecular Biology and Protein Chemistry from the University of Victoria, BSc in Biology and a Diploma in Health and Fitness Studies from Simon Fraser University, Doctorate  in Naturopathic Medicine from the CCNM. Current areas of expertise include the roles of the following topics in human health: inflammation and inflammation resolution, mitochondria, probiotics and the microbiome, the extracellular matrix, the intestinal epithelial barrier, environmental toxicants, hormesis, and systems science. Passionate about finding the overlap between the wisdom of traditional medicine and the discoveries of modern science. Freelance medical and scientific consultant, performing translational research and medical writing for Integrative Medical healthcare companies.

                                                                              11:00-11:40
                                                                              BREAK, NETWORKING, EXHIBITION, POSTERS

                                                                              Dr Lindsay ADRIAN ND, FABNO
                                                                              Naturopathic medical education at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine Boucher campus. Fellow of the American Board of Naturopathic Oncology. Clinical focus on integrative oncology and complex chronic conditions. Speaker for multiple international conferences and  continuing education platforms. Member: Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians, BC  Naturopathic Doctors Association, Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors.

                                                                              Michael SCHOLES, Master Herbal Medicine, Professor,
                                                                              Master Herbalist, Professor, Expert in Aromatherapy, Biomedical Sciences Doctorate, Consultant, 30 years’ practice in Formulation, Research, Science & Application, created over 750 formulas; Specialist in Chronic Disease; National & International Lecturer; President Michael Scholes School of Aromatic Studies, Principal Laboratory of Flowers Aromatic Apothecary. UK

                                                                              12:35-13:50
                                                                              BREAK, NETWORKING, EXHIBITION

                                                                              Dr Christina BJORNDAL ND
                                                                              Dr Bjorndal brings her lived experience with depression (suicide survivor), anxiety, bulimia, and bipolar disorder type 1 (psychosis survivor) as well as her clinical training as a naturopathic doctor, along with her additional training in mind, body medicine when striving to address patients mental health concerns. Having overcome many mental health challenges, Dr. Chris is a gifted speaker and best selling author who has shared her wellness philosophy with platforms such as Mariel Hemingway’s out comes the sun show, the Jenny McCarthy show, the International Bipolar Foundation, and many health summits and docuseries. She is recognized as a top ND to follow by two independent organizations. She has written four books on mental health. Member: CAND, AAND.

                                                                              Dr Stephen MALTAIS ND, MSc
                                                                              Dr Maltais ND was awarded the ICNM Certificate of Contribution at 7th Annual ICNM Congress in Paris in 2023. He has been published in scientific journals in Europe, the United States and Canada. He has taught and designed courses for the Institute of Holistic Nutrition in Toronto. Dr Maltais is a 2005 graduate from CCNM in Toronto who offers free lectures to the public on natural therapies that encourage self-healing.  He is a practicing ND who has a strong faith and believes that love and laughter are essential to healing. Member: OAND, CAND.

                                                                              Dr. Karine Bernard, PhD, ND

                                                                              Naturopath for over 20 years, specialized in immunonaturopathy and functional immunity. Nine years of research in Immunology and cancer research, doctorate in immunology.T rained adults in nutrition and naturopathy schools since 2008 and speaker. Writer of several books in French:” Réinventons notre immunité” (let’s reinvent our immunity). Member: ASCA, IFMI.

                                                                              The Power of Naturopathic Medicine - Testimonial of recovery
                                                                              The Power of Naturopathic Medicine – Testimonial of recovery
                                                                              16:20-17:30
                                                                              TEA HAPPY HOUR + NETWORKING
                                                                              TO VIEW PROGRAM DAY 3: CLICK ABOVE = SUNDAY JULY 7
                                                                              9:30-9:35
                                                                              Mind, Body & Spirit Meditation

                                                                              Dr. Sepideh Hariri PhD
                                                                              Dr Hariri obtained her PhD in Physics, specializing in Biophysics and Medical Imaging in 2013, and has since been actively involved in education and research.She is currently an instructor in anesthesia at Harvard Medical School.Sepideh is also the Program Manager at the Sadhguru Center for a Conscious Planet, a multidisciplinary research center located at the Harvard-affiliated Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, MA. Inspired by her own transformative experiences with meditative practices over the past 2 decades, her research is now focused on meditation-based interventions, aiming to enhance brain health, cognition, and optimal aging.

                                                                               

                                                                              Dr Ameet AGGARWAL ND
                                                                              Naturopathic Doctor, Psychotherapist, voted top 43 NDs by the NDDC for combining  naturopathic medicine, gestalt therapy and EMDR for anxiety, depression, trauma and disease. Bestselling author, over 16 years expertise combining naturopathic medicine, homeopathy and emotional healing technics to treat the origins of disease, including ancestral (family) and personal trauma. Ameet is an active supporter of the ICNM congress since its inception.

                                                                               

                                                                              Dr Michael MASON-WOOD ND
                                                                              Dr Mason-Wood has been in practice for 20 years, with a strong focus in environmental medicine for the last 12 years and after noticing a lot of low testosterone in men for several years, he and Dr. Chan decided that something needed to be done to reverse this negative trend. His book is the start of a long journey into reversing these negative trends. Working with the basics of detoxifying and using herbs we hope to help men increase their testosterone. Growing up in Mayo, Yukon with first nation heritage was the start to learning traditional herbal medicine which plays a huge role in his recipe and product formulations. He truly believes that men need to be proactive and take charge of their health to prevent the myriad of different symptoms associated with low testosterone. Member: CAND, AAND.

                                                                              Dr Christos MILIANKOS ND, BSC
                                                                              Naturopathic Doctor, private clinic for 23 years, extensive expertise in Homeopathy, Integrated Iridology and Bowen Therapy. Past-President of the International Iridology Practitioners’ Association (IIPA).
                                                                              Dr Miliankos use a variety of testing tools to accurately assess client’s needs.
                                                                              These tools include Computer Iridology, Hemaview Live Blood screening, VLA Body composition analysis, Pathology testing and Allergy testing. Author of book: “People with Eyes like these”.

                                                                              10:55-11:40
                                                                              BREAK, NETWORKING, EXHIBITION

                                                                              Dr Julie HWANG ND, BSc
                                                                              Naturopathic Doctor in Toronto, Clinic Director of Aurum Medicine & Wellness Clinic, Functional Medicine Practitioner. Background in Physiology from McGill University with exchange at National University of Singapore, Clinical Researcher with University of Toronto on PUFAs and Intractable Seizures, Patient Care & Educator at Humlegaarden Cancer Center in Denmark. Former Executive Director of the UN Sustainable Development Goal recognized non-profit, the Women’s Healthy Environments Network (WHEN), Member and former Executive Officer of the Institute of Green and Open Sciences (IGOS). Affiliated with Green Neuroscience, Ambassador of the International Congress on Naturopathic Medicine. Entrepreneur and Consultant for Health Businesses, Background as Competitive Athlete. Member: OAND, CAND.

                                                                               

                                                                              Rosaria NITHART ND, BHSc
                                                                              Rosaria Nithart is an Australian naturopath and nutritionist with a Bachelor of Health Science in Complementary Medicine from Charles Sturt University. She’s been practicing since 2008, focusing on chronic digestive disorders such as IBS and SIBO. She has extensive experience as a university lecturer and clinic supervisor (Endeavour College of Natural Health and Think Education in Sydney). Since moving back to France in 2019, Rosaria created Expert SIBO, the first professional training course for French-speaking practitioners that focuses on SIBO. At the Autism Europe Conference in Nice in 2019, she presented a poster about “Celiac Disease in Autism Spectrum Disorders: a comorbidity?” (SAT02-80). Member NHAA, SPN.

                                                                               

                                                                              Dr Holly CHRISTY ND, LAc, CACI, JSCCI
                                                                              Dr. Christy is the co-founder and director of the Bridge Back Project since October of 2017, and is passionate about providing a research-based treatment to help ease suffering for those who have suffered from post-traumatic stress injuries. Instructor for the Counterstrain Academy  and the Jones Institute, also clinical adjunct faculty member of Bastyr University. Dr. Christy  earned her Bachelor of Science from the University of Washington, Master of Acupuncture from  Northwest Institute of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine, Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine from Bastyr University, Dr Christy has been in practice since 2000.

                                                                              Dr Emily WOLBERS ND
                                                                              Dr Wolbers owns her clinic, QC Natural Health, and has a thriving practice in the United States. She graduated medical school from the National University of Natural Medicine in Portland, Oregon. She has a background in Dietetics and earned her Bachelor of Science from Bradley University. She is also a yoga instructor and has been teaching yoga for over a decade. Member: Gastro ANP, OANP, AANP.

                                                                              13:15-13:30
                                                                              Conclusion note of ICNM 2024
                                                                              13:30-14:15
                                                                              BREAK, NETWORKING, EXHIBITION
                                                                              Closing of the 8th ICNM Barcelona 2024 - See you at the next ICNM Congress!
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                                                                              Advancement in traditional, complementary
                                                                              & integrative health

                                                                              HOT TOPICS
                                                                              IMMUNITY, INFLAMMATION, BRAIN HEALTH

                                                                              Over the course of the congress, advanced academic sessions will be included along keynotes & lectures presented by prominent professors from research centers and universities. Topics include: immunity, inflammation, mental health, chronic diseases, treatments related to pain management, digestive system, cardiovascular diseases, allergies, hormones….and special dedicated sessions on nutrition, aromatherapy, herbal medicine, mind body spirit…..

                                                                              Specialized Fields

                                                                              Chronic Diseases

                                                                              Pain Management

                                                                              The Immune System

                                                                              The Digestive System

                                                                              Cardiovascular Diseases

                                                                              The Nervous System

                                                                              Anti-Ageing

                                                                              Skin Diseases

                                                                              Stress Management

                                                                              Hormonal Imbalance

                                                                              Mind, Body & Spirit

                                                                              Rheumatology

                                                                              Public Health Nutrition

                                                                              Woman Health

                                                                              Endocrine

                                                                              Reproductive Medicine

                                                                              Immunotherapy

                                                                              Addiction Therapy

                                                                              Inflammatory Therapy

                                                                              Oncology

                                                                              Specific Subjects

                                                                              Acupuncture

                                                                              Alternative Medicine

                                                                              Complementary Medicine

                                                                              Herbal Therapy

                                                                              Naturopathic Medicine

                                                                              Nutritional Medicine

                                                                              Integrative Medicine

                                                                              Chinese Medicine

                                                                              Ayurveda

                                                                              Meditation & Yoga

                                                                              Osteopathy

                                                                              Homeopathy

                                                                              Holistic Medicine

                                                                              Functional Medicine

                                                                              Hydrotherapy

                                                                              Iridology

                                                                              Aromatherapy

                                                                              Natural Therapies

                                                                              3 Days of Powerful Talks
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                                                                              HOT TOPICS
                                                                              IMMUNITY, INFLAMMATION, BRAIN HEALTH

                                                                              The ICNM scientific committee invites experts to submit an abstract to present at the 8th Annual Conference ICNM.

                                                                               

                                                                              Call for Abstract is CLOSED!

                                                                              Key Dates

                                                                              8th ICNM – Deadline for Oral Submission – SEPTEMBER 30, 2023

                                                                              Presentation Topics

                                                                              The scientific committee welcomes relevant topics which address the current and future needs of healthcare professionals in many jurisdictions.
                                                                              Significant 
                                                                              learning objectives must be submitted in point or bullet form.

                                                                              Instructions

                                                                              All materials must be free from any commercial bias and be the presenter’s original material complete with appropriate sources and relevant disclosures.
                                                                              Abstract submission form is to be filled out in English only.
                                                                              Abstract submission form must contain learning objectives & references.