Natural Medicine Conference Program
CE Accreditation

Fabulous program & experience. Thank you ICNM!
- British Naturopathic Association UK

5th ICNM 2018 – Where the Best Natural Medicine education meets the World

Official languages: English & French
Simultaneous translations provided for all lectures.
The Scientific Committee is actively working to present an outstanding program in line with our commitment to innovation, expertise and quality.
Earn CE Credits –  ICNM is an approved CE provider of education and your attendance of the ICNM congress is counted towards CE credits.
For more information, contact Dr A. Boudet, ND : icnmcongress@gmail.com

General Council and Register of Naturopaths GCRN

UNITED KINGDOM

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

Naturopathic Doctor, Ph.D. in Molecular Biology/Protein ChemistryUniversity of Victoria Canada, Freelance medical writer, Medicoscientific Manager IABRM Germany, Member CAND

GERMANY

Dr Benjamin BROWN, ND

Lecturer and Advisory Board of BCNH –UK College of Nutrition and Health, Technical Director, Viridian Nutrition, Member Royal Society of Medicine, The Institute of Functional Medicine, Author, Contributing Editor, CAM Magazine

UNITED KINGDOM

Dr Bradley BONGIOVANNI, ND

Naturopathic Doctor, Founder Wholistic Medicine Specialists Atlanta. Lecturer Nutritional Psychiatry Harvard, Researcher, Member AANP

USA

Dr Constance SCHARFF, PhD

Senior Addiction Research Fellow and Director of Addiction Research Cliffside Malibu, Author, Lecturer, International Speaker

USA

Research/Poster Presentation, Networking and Exhibition

Dr Sussanna CZERANKO, ND

Naturopathic Doctor, 22 years Traditional Naturopathic Practice, National University of Natural Medicine’s Faculty Member Rare Books curator Author 12 Books, Contributing Editor NDNR, Founder Manitou Health Centre Canada

CANADA

Dr Marc BUBBS, ND

Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine, Sports Nutrition Lead Canada Basketball, Author, Lecturer, International Speaker, Member OAND

CANADA

Dr Mark DAVIS, ND

Naturopathic Doctor, Honors in research from National University of Natural Medicine, Private Practice supporting gastroenterological health, Founder North American FMT donorbank for IBD patients, Writer, Lecturer

USA

Dr Ryan BRADLEY, ND, MPH

Naturopathic Doctor, Assistant Director Helfgott Research Institute, Associate Professor School of Research and Graduate Studies National University of Natural Medicine

USA

Dr Cornelia TITZMANN, ND

Heilpraktiker, Herbalist, Homeopath for 30 years, Head Institute Phytotherapy Berlin for 20 years, Instructor Humboldt University Berlin, Member AFP, FDH, Researcher

GERMANY

Dr John A ROBINSON, NMD

Naturopathic Medical Doctor, Chief Medical Officer and Owner The Hormone Zone, Founding Member and Founding President The Naturopathic Society, Author, Lecturer

USA

Dr Michelle QAQUNDAH, ND FABNO

Naturopathic Doctor, Fellow American Board of Naturopathic Oncology, Federazione Nazionale Naturopati Heilpraktiker, Past Director Naturopathic Medicine Department at Cancer Treatment Centers of America Hospital, Founder of Mediterranean Diet for Cancer and Prevention

ITALY

Dr Leah HOLLON, ND, MPH

Naturopathic Doctor Richmond Natural Medicine, Professor, Lecturer ASCP, VAANP, MNDA, AANP, UNC, Creighton, VA Tech, EVMS, & VCOM, Editor AJPE, Author, Past President VAANP, Board Member OANP

USA

Research/Poster Presentation, Networking and Exhibition

Dr Jeremy APPLETON, ND

USA (Lecture presented by partner-SFI)

Michael SCHOLES, Aromatherapist

Certified Aromatherapist, 35 years private practice, Professor, International Lecturer

UNITED KINGDOM

Dominick LÉAUD-ZACHOVAL, ND

Professor Speaker, 25 years Private Practice, Co-founder Aesculape Naturopathy School, President FÉNA, French Federation of Naturopathic Schools

FRANCE

Prof. Wilfried LEGEIN

Founder & former President of the Belgian Association of Chinese Medicine, Founder & former Director of the University College of Chinese Medicine, specialist Knotty Diseases, 40 years Clinical Practice Naturopathic & Chinese Medicine

BELGIUM (Lecture presented by partner – Mycology Research Laboratories Ltd)

Dr Colleen HUBER, NMD

Naturopathic Oncologist (FNORI), President Naturopathic Cancer Society, Secretary ANRI / NORI / INCRI, Medical Director Nature Works Best Cancer Clinic

USA

Dr Nalini CHILKOV, L.Ac., O.M.D.

American Institute of Integrative Oncology Research and Education, Founder Integrative Cancer Answers

USA

Dr Roger BATCHELOR, DAOM

Associate Professor, Clinical Supervisor Acupuncture Department, Chair Classical Chinese Medicine Program National University of Natural Medicine, International Speaker

USA

Phillip COTTINGHAM, ND

Naturopath, PG Dip HSc. BHSc Complementary Medicine, Grad Dip Herbal Medicine, Dip HOM Dip Mass, Body Therapist, 35 years in professional practice, Co-founder & Principal Wellpark College of Natural Medicine New Zealand, Researcher, Teacher, Author, Lecturer

NEW ZEALAND

Dr Susan ARENTZ, PhD BHSc (Hons) AdvDipNat

Naturopath, BHSc(Hons) Adv Dip Naturopathy, Lecturer and Clinical Research, Adjunct Fellow, Dean’s Unit National Institute of Complementary Medicine Western Sydney University, Lecturer Endeavour College of Natural Health, Clinical Practice Alana Healthcarefor Women

AUSTRALIA

Fencienne SAINT GIRONS, ND

Naturopath, Acupuncturist, Aromatherapist, Professor and Director Ecole Suisse de Thérapratique, President Association de Synergie Thérapeutique, Author

SWITZERLAND

Karen McELROY, ND

Naturopath, Nutritionist, Medical Herbalist, BHSci (Nat), BA, CYT, Member NHAA, AAMA, International Speaker

AUSTRALIA

Dr Ameet AGGARWAL, ND

Naturopathic Doctor & Psychotherapist, Foundation for Integrated Medicine in Africa, Lecturer Naturopathic College in Italy, Supervisor of ND students and doctors volunteering in Kenya on charity mobile clinics, Teacher CCNM, Author, Coach Unicef, GIZ

KENYA

Research/Poster Presentation, Networking and Exhibition

Violet WASSON, ND

Naturopath, BHlthSc (ComplMed), Dip Nut, Dip Bot Med, Cert IV RM, Lecturer in Bachelor of Health Sciences (Naturopathy, WHM & Nutrition) Private practice for 13 years, WHM & Nutrition) Writer, Member ANTA

AUSTRALIA

Laurence S. FUHRMANN, ND

Naturopath, Herbalist, Aromatherapist DIU, Institute Integrative Nutrition, Health Coach certified, Functional Medicine certified, Member IESV IEDM OMNES, Teacher LPEV

FRANCE

Matthew HICKS, ND Candidate

Master of Science Integrative Medical Research, ND cand. Served as officer for student government at NUNM, Sports medicine club, Naturopathic Medical Student Association

USA

Despina KAMPER, MHSc

University lecturer in Health Science & NutritionWestern Sydney University,Clinical practice 15 years specializingin mental health, Nutritional consultant to various publications,Australian Natural Therapists Association ANTA

AUSTRALIA
Thank you for a very exciting & enriching program, see you next year
- University Western Cape, School of Natural Medicine South Africa

5th ICNM 2018  program available soon – 4th ICNM 2017 program –  view here!

Theme: Global patient care – Restoring health naturally
International Congress on Naturopathic Medicine ICNM Scientific Committee and the Executive Organizing Committee is working together to present an exceptional program in line with our commitment to innovation, expertise and excellence. The goal of the International Congress on Naturopathic Medicine ICNM is to provide an environment where you are able to learn new ways to enhance your practice and apply that knowledge immediately.

Top Speakers ICNM17

Inspirational Speakers from across the globe!
- Hellenic Association of Naturopathy Greece

Dr Benjamin I. BROWN

UNITED-KINGDOM

Lecturer and Advisory Board of BCNH – UK College of Nutrition and Health, Technical Director, Viridian Nutrition
, Member Royal Society of Medicine, The Institute of Functional Medicine, Author, Contributing Editor, CAM Magazine

    Fencienne Saint Girons, ND

    SWITZERLAND

    Naturopath, Acupuncturist, Aromatherapist, Professor and Director Ecole Suisse de Thérapratique, President Association de Synergie Thérapeutique, Author

      Dominick LEAUD-ZACHOVAL, ND

      FRANCE

      Professor, Speaker, 25 years Private Practice, Co-founder Aesculape Naturopathy School, President La FÉNA French Federation of Naturopathic Schools

        Dr Sussanna Czeranko, ND

        CANADA

        Naturopathic Doctor, 22 years Traditional Naturopathic Practice, National University of Natural Medicine’s Faculty Member Rare Books curator. Author 12 Books, Contributing Editor NDNR, Founder Manitou Health Centre Canada

          Dr Ameet Aggarwal, ND

          KENYA

          Naturopathic Doctor & Psychotherapist, Foundation for Integrated Medicine in Africa, Lecturer Naturopathic College in Italy, Supervisor of ND students and doctors volunteering in Kenya on charity mobile clinics, Teacher CCNM, Author, Coach Unicef, GIZ

            C Titzmann, Heilpraktiker

            GERMANY

            Heilpraktiker, Herbalist, Homeopath for 30 years, Head Institute Phytotherapy Berlin for 20 years, Instructor Humboldt University Berlin, Member AFP, FDH, Researcher

              PHILLIP COTTINGHAM, ND, BHSC

              NEW ZEALAND

              Naturopath, PG Dip HSc. BHSc Complementary Medicine, Grad Dip Herbal Medicine, Dip HOM Dip Mass, Body Therapist, 35 years in professional practice, Co-founder & Principal Wellpark College of Natural Medicine New Zealand, Researcher, Teacher, Author, Lecturer

                Dr Constance Scharff, PH.D

                USA

                Senior Addiction Research Fellow and Director of Addiction Research Cliffside Malibu, Author, Lecturer, International Speaker

                  Dr David W. Lescheid, ND, PHD

                  GERMANY

                  Naturopathic Doctor, Ph.D. in Molecular Biology/Protein Chemistry University of Victoria Canada, Freelance medical writer, Medicoscientific Manager IABRM Germany, Member CAND

                    Dr Michelle Qaqundah, ND

                    ITALY

                    Naturopathic Doctor, Fellow of the American Board of Naturopathic Oncology, Federazione Nazionale Naturopati Heilpraktiker, Past Director of Naturopathic Medicine Department at Cancer Treatment Centers of America Hospital, Founder of Mediterranean Diet for Cancer and Prevention

                      Dr Susan Arentz, PhD

                      AUSTRALIA

                      Naturopath, BHSc(Hons) Adv Dip Naturopathy, Lecturer and Clinical Research, Adjunct Fellow, Dean’s Unit National Institute of Complementary Medicine Western Sydney University, Lecturer Endeavour College of Natural Health, Clinical Practice Alana Healthcare for Women

                        Dr Ryan Bradley, ND, MPH

                        USA

                        Naturopathic Doctor, Assistant Director Helfgott Research Institute, Associate Professor School of Research and Graduate Studies National University of Natural Medicine

                          Dr Leah Hollon, ND, MPH

                          USA

                          Naturopathic Doctor Richmond Natural Medicine, Professor, Lecturer ASCP, VAANP, MNDA, AANP, UNC, Creighton, VA Tech, EVMS, & VCOM, Editor AJPE, Author, Past President VAANP, Board Member OANP

                            Dr Marc Bubbs, ND, CISSN, CSCS

                            CANADA

                            Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine, Sports Nutrition Lead Canada Basketball, Author, Lecturer, International Speaker, Member OAND CAND

                              Karen McElroy, ND

                              AUSTRALIA

                              Naturopath, Nutritionist, Medical Herbalist, BHSci (Nat), BA, CYT, Member NHAA, AAMA, International Speaker

                                Dr Bradley Bongiovanni, ND

                                USA

                                Naturopathic Doctor, Founder Wholistic Medicine Specialists Atlanta. Lecturer Nutritional Psychiatry Harvard, Researcher, Member AANP

                                  Violet Wasson, ND

                                  AUSTRALIA

                                  Naturopath, BHlthSc (Compl Med), Dip Nut, Dip Bot Med, Cert IV RM, Lecturer in Bachelor of Health Sciences (Naturopathy, WHM & Nutrition) Private practice for 13 years, WHM & Nutrition) Writer, Member ANTA

                                    Dr R. Batchelor, DAOM, L.Ac.

                                    USA

                                    Associate Professor, Clinical Supervisor, Acupuncture Department Chair, Classical Chinese Medicine Program National University of Natural Medicine, International Speaker

                                      LAURENCE S. FUHRMANN, ND

                                      FRANCE

                                      Naturopath, Herbalist, Aromatherapist DIU, Institut Integrative Nutrition, Health Coach certified, Functional Medicine certified, Member IESV IEDM OMNES, Teacher LPEV

                                        Dr Nalini CHILKOV, L.Ac., O.M.D.

                                        USA

                                        American Institute of Integrative Oncology Research and Education, Founder integrative cancer answers

                                          Dr Colleen Huber, NMD

                                          USA

                                          Naturopathic Oncologist (FNORI), President Naturopathic Cancer Society, Secretary ANRI / NORI / INCRI, Medical Director Nature Works Best Cancer Clinic

                                            Despina Kamper, MHSc

                                            Australia

                                            University lecturer in Health Science & Nutrition Western Sydney University, clinical practice 15 years specializing in mental health, nutritional consultant to various publications, Australian Natural Therapists Association ANTA

                                              Matthew Hicks, ND cand.

                                              USA

                                              Master of Science Integrative Medical Research, ND cand. Served as officer for student government at NUNM, Sports medicine club, Naturopathic Medical Student Association

                                                Dr John A. Robinson, NMD

                                                USA

                                                Naturopathic Medical Doctor, Chief Medical Officer and Owner The Hormone Zone, Founding Member and Founding President The Naturopathic Society, Author, Lecturer

                                                  Dr Mark Davis, ND

                                                  USA

                                                  Naturopathic Doctor, Honors in research from National University of Natural Medicine, Private Practice supporting gastroenterological health, Founder North American FMT donor-bank for IBD patients, Writer, Lecturer

                                                    Michael Scholes

                                                    UNITED KINGDOM

                                                    Certified Aromatherapist, 35 years private practice, Professor, International Lecturer

                                                      TOM GREENFIELD, ND, DO

                                                      UNITED KINGDOM

                                                      MRN MIfHI, General Council and Register of Naturopaths GCRN Past President.

                                                        PROF WILFRED LEGEIN

                                                        BELGIUM

                                                        Founder & former President Belgian Association of Chinese Medicine, Founder & former Director University College of Chinese Medicine, 40 years Clinical Practice Naturopathic and Chinese Medicine

                                                          View all Top Speakers … coming soon

                                                          Top Research Presenters - Posters ICNM17

                                                          Dr Anu AGGARWAL, ND

                                                          INDIA

                                                            FABIANA DE ALMEIDA ANDRADE, ND

                                                            BRAZIL

                                                              ALAN S.M. ASSIS, ND

                                                              BRAZIL

                                                                DR ERIC BLAKE, ND

                                                                USA

                                                                  Robyn Carruthers, MHSc

                                                                  NEW ZEALAND

                                                                    Toinon DEHOUCK, ND

                                                                    FRANCE

                                                                      Dr DANIELLE DE NATRIS, ND, MHN

                                                                      AUSTRALIA

                                                                        Dr Manfred FW DOEPP

                                                                        SWITZERLAND

                                                                          SHARON ERDRICH, ND

                                                                          NEW ZEALAND

                                                                            ANA PAULA FERREIRA, ND

                                                                            BRAZIL

                                                                              Morwenna GIVEN, BA, MA

                                                                              CANADA

                                                                                Dr Daniele GOULD, PHD

                                                                                ISRAEL

                                                                                  Prof. Paula C. Ischkanian, PhD

                                                                                  BRAZIL

                                                                                    DESPINA KAMPER, MHSC

                                                                                    AUSTRALIA

                                                                                      Dr Surya B. Karki, Prof, ND

                                                                                      NEPAL

                                                                                        Dr Karin LENGER, ND

                                                                                        GERMANY

                                                                                          Teresa C. Pereira-Maia, ND

                                                                                          PORTUGAL

                                                                                            Dr Nina Mikirova, PhD

                                                                                            USA

                                                                                              JORGE J.NEIRA, PhD

                                                                                              CHILE

                                                                                                Nicolas JB PINELLI, PhD

                                                                                                FRANCE

                                                                                                  Dr Marcia PRENGUBER, ND

                                                                                                  USA

                                                                                                    Guillermo RUIZ, ND cand

                                                                                                    USA

                                                                                                      ARAIK SINANYAN, B.S.

                                                                                                      USA

                                                                                                        Joanna THOMSON, ND

                                                                                                        SCOTLAND

                                                                                                          Christopher M. Trull, ND, MRN

                                                                                                          UNITED KINGDOM

                                                                                                            Dr Gabriela P. VOLPE, ND

                                                                                                            SWITZERLAND

                                                                                                              Jennifer Warters, BSc, MA

                                                                                                              UNITED KINGDOM

                                                                                                                Dr Nasha Winters, ND

                                                                                                                USA

                                                                                                                  View all Top Research Presenters – Posters … coming soon

                                                                                                                  Program
                                                                                                                  Theme: Global Patient Care - Restoring Health Naturally

                                                                                                                  2018 Program coming soon
                                                                                                                  2017 Program – view here

                                                                                                                  Specialized Fields - Specific Subjects

                                                                                                                  Over the course of the congress, advanced academic sessions will be included along keynotes & lectures presented by prominent Professors from research centers and universities. Natural Medicine topics will include: chronic diseases, treatments related to pain management, digestive system, the nervous system, cardiovascular diseases, osteoporosis & arthritis, oral diseases, allergies, hormones….and special dedicated sessions on nutrition, aromatherapy, herbal medicine, homeopathy, holistic treatments, ayurveda, natural supplements, mind body spirit….. The goal of the International Congress on Naturopathic Medicine ICNM is to provide an environment where you are able to learn new ways to enhance your practice and apply that knowledge immediately.

                                                                                                                  Specialized Fields

                                                                                                                  Chronic Diseases

                                                                                                                  Pain Management

                                                                                                                  The Immune System

                                                                                                                  The Digestive System

                                                                                                                  Cardiovascular Diseases

                                                                                                                  The Nervous System

                                                                                                                  Musculoskeletal Disorders

                                                                                                                  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

                                                                                                                  Call for Poster is Open

                                                                                                                  Theme: Global Patient Care - Restoring Health Naturally

                                                                                                                  International Congress on Naturopathic Medicine ICNM Scientific Committee invites ND’s to submit an Abstract to present at ICNM18 International Annual Conference to be held 6-8 July 2018 at Millennium Hotel London, UK.

                                                                                                                  Key Dates

                                                                                                                  30 SEPT 2017 – Deadline for Oral Submission CLOSED
                                                                                                                  30 NOV 2017 – Deadline for Research Presenters / Poster Submission


                                                                                                                  Research Presenters / Poster Area is in our view the heart of a modern congress. It will be accessible throughout the 3 day event. Delegates enjoy guided commentary to selected posters.

                                                                                                                  Presentation Topics

                                                                                                                  The Scientific Committee welcomes for a wide variety of timely, 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.

                                                                                                                  Selection Process

                                                                                                                  The Scientific Committee will review abstracts and select based on the following criteria:

                                                                                                                  • Content
                                                                                                                  • Learning objectives
                                                                                                                  • Relevance to the theme
                                                                                                                  • Significance and originality of material
                                                                                                                  • Documented speaker qualifications and experience

                                                                                                                  All submitters  will receive notification approximately 2 weeks after the submission deadline.

                                                                                                                  Instructions

                                                                                                                  All materials must be free from any commercial bias and be the presenter’s original material complete with appropriate sources and relevant disclosures. Abstracts should report significant learning objectives, clinical references and results.

                                                                                                                  Compensations for ORAL Presenters includes full 3 day access badge + entry to all social functions.

                                                                                                                  RESEARCH / POSTER Presenters are offered a preferred registration fee.
                                                                                                                  ORAL & RESEARCH / POSTER Presenters are responsible for their travel expenses.
                                                                                                                  ORAL & RESEARCH / POSTER Presenters have priority access to the Millennium Gloucester Hotel ****  negotiated rate.

                                                                                                                  Abstract Submission Form is to be filled out in English only.

                                                                                                                  NOTE: Submission Form must contain Learning Objectives & References. Oral presentation time is 30 minutes. 15 slides maximum.

                                                                                                                  Submission Specification

                                                                                                                  • All the following must be included in your submission. Incomplete abstracts will not be reviewed.
                                                                                                                  • One page Abstract Submission, Word format. Only submit 1 Abstract.
                                                                                                                    1. Contact Information.
                                                                                                                      Presenter’(s) full name / title / academic credentials/ affiliation.
                                                                                                                      Address: City, Province/State, Country, Email address.
                                                                                                                    2. CV – BIO
                                                                                                                    3. Title of the Presentation
                                                                                                                    4. Abstract description (maximum 400 words)
                                                                                                                      Presentation overview. Your abstract should clearly outline how your session will advance naturopathic knowledge and practice.
                                                                                                                    5. Learning Objectives, Treatment Solutions, 2 Case Studies & References.

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