Date: March 9, 2017
Time: 1:00-5:00 PM
Cost: $75 (Not included with Expo West Super Pass)
Location: Fullerton Arboretum (Bus departs from Anaheim Convention Center -- See map >>)
Photos: View photos from the 2016 HerbWalk >>
Join a renowned faculty of herbalists for a hands-on, guided tour of the Fullerton Arboretum's 26-acre botanical garden that features more than 4,000 plant species from around the globe. Industry leading herbalists provide in-depth information about the medicinal and traditional uses of herbs and botanicals at the arboretum.
Sign up for the HerbWalk using the "Add À La Carte Options" link when you register for Expo West.
Meet the Herbalists
David Winston, RH (AHG)
David Winston, an internationally known lecturer, author and ethnobotanist, is the founder of Herbalist & Alchemist. For almost 40 years, Winston has been studying, practicing, teaching and researching Cherokee, Chinese and Western herbal medicine. His world-renowned two-year herbal studies program, the Herbal Therapeutics’ School of Botanical Medicine, has been educating Herbalists, Physicians, Nurses, Naturopathic Physicians, Veterinarians, and Nutritionists in the art and science of clinical herbal medicine since 1980. Winston has been on the Review Committee of the Botanical Safety Handbook, a resource the entire botanical industry, from manufacturers to researchers, relies upon. He is the clinical herbal consultant to hundreds of prominent physicians (MDs, NDs, DOs, DCs) throughout the US, Canada and Europe, and has authored hundreds of articles and a number of books on herbs.
Roy Upton, RH, DipAyu
Trained in Ayurvedic, Western, and Traditional Chinese herbalism, Upton has been working professionally as an herbalist for more than 30 years. He is the executive director and editor of the American Herbal Pharmacopoeia, an organization dedicated to the development of quality control standards for botanical medicines. Upton is former president and vice-president of the American Herbalists Guild (AHG), director of Planetary Herbals, a member of the Standards Committee of the American Herbal Products Association, and serves on advisory committees of American Botanical Council, AOAC International, NSF International, and the Lloyd Library and Museum.
Feather Jones is a Registered Clinical Herbalist in Western Herbalism who integrates herbal remedies, holistic nutrition, flower essences and stress reduction guidance. Her 30-year career in teaching herbal medicine and clinical practice, coupled with a background in Native American (Mandan) tribal teachings, provides her clients and students with a synergistic approach to health and healing. Presently, Jones is Adjunct Professor of Botanical Medicine at the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine. As well, she was twice past president for the American Herbalists Guild.