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Speakers

We're pleased to engage you in a congress without precedent, thanks to the high level of our international speakers.

ALEJANDRO JUNGER / URUGUAY

Dr. Alejandro Junger is the creator and founder of the CLEAN program. Cardiologist graduated from the University of Medicine of the Eastern Republic of Uruguay, he completed his internist specialization in coronary and post-graduate at NYU Hospitals and Lenox Hill in New York. He directed Palm Springs hospitals in the Departments of Cardiology, as well as centers of fasting and detox. Then for more than a year he studied alternative medicine in India. Author of the CLEAN books, (translated to almost 30 languages) and several times best seller of the New York Times, CLEAN for the intestine, CLEAN EATS and CLEAN SOUTH.

ANNAMBHOTLA, SHEKHAR VIJAY / India

Dr. Shekhar Annambhotla, BAMS, MDAyurved, LMT, is a Classical Ayurvedic Master Specialist, Licensed Integrative Physical Therapist and Massage Therapist, Registered Yoga Instructor, Certified Reiki Healer and Certified Pranic Healer, who has been practicing and teaching Ayurveda at all over the world since 1988. Since 2002, Dr. Shekhar has been the Founding Director of Ojas LLC, Ayurveda Wellness Center, in Pennsylvania, USA. He is the Founder and President of the North American Ayurveda Professionals Association Council (AAPNA). He is the Founding Director of Global Ayurveda Conferences LLC and Dosha Botanicals LLC. He is Founder and Ayurveda Director of the International University of Yoga and Ayurveda, Inc. Dr. Shekhar served on the Board of Directors of the National Ayurvedic Medical Association (NAMA) from 2005 to 2010. He has taught ayurveda courses at many prestigious universities of the United States, including the University of Pennsylvania, the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ), the Hershey Medical School, the Jefferson School of Medicine, and School of Nursing of the University of Pennsylvania. He received the "International Excellence Award 2011" in Dubai and received the "Dhanwantari" award for the promotion of ayurveda around the world. He is part of the editorial board of the Ayurveda Journal of Health, USA, and is a member of the International Advisory Board of the AYU International Journal, Gujarat Ayurved University, India.

Arturo, Jhann / COLOMBIA

Dr. Jhann Andrés Arturo is an Immunologist, ImmunoOncologist and Scientific Director of Inmugen Corporation, Institute of Molecular and Regenerative Medicine. He is a Medical Surgeon from the University of Cauca, with postgraduate degrees in Basic and Experimental Immunology from Universidad del Cauca (Colombia), Histocompatibility and Molecular Genetics from UNAM (Mexico), Immunogenetics and Bone Marrow Transplantation at The Anthony Nolan Research Institute, University College Of London (UCL). He holds a Master's degree in Neuroscience and Human Behavior Biology with an emphasis on Neuroimmunology at the Universidad Pablo de Olavide (Spain), and has doctoral studies in sciences, Immunogenetics from the Pontifical Javeriana University-UCL, a Diploma in Integrative Medicine, Homotoxicology and Homeopathy from Universidad del Bosque (Colombia), and a Master's Degree in Molecular Oncology with emphasis in Immunoncology from CEBS - National Center for Oncological Research (CNIO) Madrid Spain. He is currently professor in Biological Medicine Diplomas in different faculties of medicine in Colombia and South America, Professor of the International Society of Bioregulatory Systems Medicine (ISBrSM) and member of scientific societies such as Red Scienticicciencias (Colombia), Colombian Association of Infectious Diseases, Colombian Association of Neurology, American Society of Immunology (USA), American Association for the Advance of Science. (AAAS) (USA), Member Editor in Europe of the Interdisciplinary Journal of MicroInflamation. Dr. Arturo is a member and Secretary General for Latin America of the International Society for Cellular Therapy. (ISCT)

ARTURO O’BYRNE VALDENEBRO / COLOMBIA

Dr. Arturo O'Byrne de Valdenebro is a surgeon at the Universidad del Rosario in Bogotá (Colombia). He has been a professor of biological medicine education programs developed at CMB Dr. O’Byrne. Additionally, he has participated as a guest speaker in various academic events on integrative and complementary medicine (with emphasis on homotoxicology & bio-regulation medicine, Homeopathy complexist, TNH, holistic nutrition, phytotherapy and orthomolecular medicine). He was a CMB plant doctor Dr. O'Byrne, where he was dedicated to the care of patients with biological medicine and also participated as a plant professor in biological medicine education programs. He served as a concurrent in the Clinical Immunology service at the Acute Hospital Carlos G. Durand of the city of Buenos Aires (Argentina). There he obtained the assistance training in this specialty, complemented with training in humoral and cellular Immunology laboratory of the same institution. He has been an associate professor and academic director of the Postgraduate Course in Homotoxicology and Biological Medicine organized by the Argentine Society of Biological Medicine and Homotoxicology (SAMByH) taught at the Argentine Medical Association (AMA) until today. Additionally, he participated as an associate professor and co-director of the Complementary Medicine Course in Pain Management at the University Institute of the Italian Hospital in Buenos Aires (HIBA) Between 2010 and 2012 he was in charge of the continuing education program in Homotoxicology Organized by BioHelper, a distributor of Heel in Argentina, currently serves its medical consultation in Buenos Aires (Argentina), using mainly biological medicine and its different therapeutic tools as methods in the treatment of patients with pathologies of varied origin.

BANERJI, PRASANTA / India

Dr. Prasanta Banerji, son of Dr. Pareshnath Banerji of Mihijam, formerly in Bihar and now in Jharkhand. After completing general studies, he started learning homeopathy from his father and studying in the Homeopathic College, Mihijam. He was with his father for 10 years up to 1960 in an environment where thousands of patients were not only treated free of charge, but free meals were cooked for the patients, who came from distant places. He started his own practice in Kolkata from 1960. From the first day of his practice, evening clinic from 5.00 pm onwards, is strictly charitable, no consultation fees are charged to any patient during that time. Within 3 years of its start, he was seeing 400-500 free patients from 5.00 pm to 2.00 am every day. He is continuing the free clinic untill today. Where thousands of patients visits this clinic from all over India. This is done for the purpose of national service.

BELLAVITE, PAOLO / Italia

Paolo Bellavite is a medical doctor, graduated at Trieste University (I) in 1976, specialized in Clinical and Laboratory Haematology. He holds a MPhil in Biotechnology (Cranfield University, UK) and a master in Health Statistics and Clinical Epidemiology. Working as Professor of General Pathology in the School of Medicine, Verona University, and in the School of Nursery, University of Ngozi (Burundi), his main areas of research focused on molecular and cellular aspects of inflammation, with particular regard to the structure, function and pathology of granulocytes (neutrophils and basophils), macrophages and platelets. He developed several methods in clinical laboratory to investigate pathophysiology and pharmacology of blood cells and free radicals. He carried out scientific research in the context of complementary therapeutic approaches and in particular on herbal and food components using cellular and murine models. His contribution to General Pathology includes study of complex dynamic systems and inverse effects of drugs according to the dose and the sensitivity of target systems (“similia” principle). In collaboration with homeopathic doctors contributed to the activity of Observatory of Complementary Medicines with observational clinical studies and laboratory assays of medicines including Phosphorus, Podophyllum, Gelsemium, Ignatia, Zincum and Arnica. Recent studies developed genomic approaches to the investigation of homeopathic drugs. He published over 250 scientific papers, 142 of which are indexed by PubMed-Medline, and several books including “The Emerging Science of Homeopathy” (North Atlantic Books, Berkeley, CA) and “Medicina Biodinâmica” (Papirus Editora, Campinas, SP, Brasil). He was invited speaker at the 2015 LIGA International Congress in Rio de Janeiro and at the 2016 congress of European Committee of Homeopathy.

BELTRÁN, EDUARDO H. / COLOMBIA

Family Physician- Pediatrician- Oncohematologist, Academic Coordinator Division of Pediatric Oncohematology. Faculty of Medicine National University. Coordinator of the Academic Group of Alternative Therapeutics, Faculty of Medicine - National University. Master's degree in alternative medicine of the National University.

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BERRA, JORGE LUIS / ARGENTINA

Dr. Jorge Luis Berra is a physician and Director of the Prema Ayurveda Health Foundation (Argentina), which since 2001 has been a Collaborative Center of Gujarat Ayurved University, India, after being approved by the Ministries of Health and Foreign Affairs of the Government of India. For 17 years he has been running University Postgraduate courses in Ayurvedic Medicine in different institutions in Argentina. He is the author of the book "Ayurveda, a millennial medicine at the service of body, mind and spirit" and co-author with Lic. Rosana Molho of the book "Ayurveda and Meditation" and "Western Ayurvedic Cooking."

BEYER, CHRISTIAN / Francia

Surgical dentistry graduated by the Faculty of Odontological Surgery of Strasbourg in 1988. He left his dental practice in 2002 to devote himself exclusively to the dental decoding he developed during his 20 years as a dentist. He travels in different countries (France, Italy, Belgium, Switzerland, Canada, Argentina, Spain ...) where he gives lectures, workshops and seminars. Christian Beyer has more than 14 years of experience in the practice and teaching of Dental Decoding and understood the holistic view of man thanks to Homeopathy, Acupuncture. Christian Beyer participated in the 3rd Congress of Quantum Therapies organized in Reims and also in the same year at the Olodenth Congress in Angers.

CARLOS ALEJANDRO LÓPEZ ALBÁN / ECUADOR

Dr. Carlos Alejandro López Albán is a Surgeon Doctor at the University of Cauca, a specialist in management and administrative management of non-governmental organizations. NGO's at the University of Cali, holds a Masters in Public Health from Universidad del Valle and a Master's degree in alternative medicine with an emphasis on osteopathy and chiropractic from the National University of Colombia. Additionally he has studies in homotoxicology and antihomotoxic therapy, is Coaching in neuro linguistic programming and biopuncture. Most of his work has been devoted to therapeutic activities, combining the knowledge of general medicine, alternative medicines with an emphasis on Osteopathy and Chiropractic and osteoarticular pain, together with the specialty of sports medicine, to achieve better state Health of people under a systemic approach; Work that has successfully applied high performance athletes in national and international sports, focused on improving their athletic performance; And the general public with the aim of promoting and preventing, treating diseases and improving the quality of life of their patients. He worked as a doctor at the Dr. Arturo O'Byrne Center for Biological Medicine. He has also studied in the educational area as professor of different national and international academic institutions and as researcher in the areas of exercise physiology, sports medicine, public health and homo-toxicology.

CARVAJAL, JORGE / Colombia

Medical surgeon of the University of Antioquia. He completed post-graduate studies in Auriculotherapy, Acupuncture, Neural Therapy, Floral Medicine and Ayurveda. Expert in Bioenergetic medicine. Creator of Sintergetic medicine. Founding member of the Association of physicians and researchers in Bioenergetics (Amibio). President of the International Association of Sintergetics, with more than 600 associates who respond to an integrative and holistic health need, as well as teaching activities in Latin America, the United States, Brazil and Portugal.

Cidéli, Coelho / Brasil

Veterinarian Specialist and Master in Homeopathy, PhD in Science in the area of Epidemiology, by the University of São Paulo (USP), Post-doctorate in Immunology by Paulista University (UNIP). Researcher and Professor at Santo Amaro University (Unisa) for the Master’s Degree Course on Medicine and Animal Welfare. Experience in the area of Veterinary Clinical Medicine, with emphasis on high dilutions (Homeopathy) for small animals, wild animals and production animals.

DÍAZ, GUALBERTO / ESPAÑA

Dr. Gualberto Díaz has a degree in Medicine and Surgery from the University of the Basque Country and a specialist accredited by the Ministry of Health in Family and Community Medicine. His career in Homeopathy began as a University Specialist in Clinical Homeopathy and as a professor of homeopathy at CEDH-Spain and responsible in the area of clinical research for several years. He is also a specialist in Unicist Homeopathy by the Hahnemaniana Matritense de Homeopatía and the Official College of Physicians of Madrid. His research experience begins in the Committee of Critical Reading of Scientific Articles of the Hospital of Santiago, to dedicate himself professionally to it in the medical department of the investigation division of Laboratories Servier and later in the Medical Department of Laboratories Boiron. He has been Research Coordinator of the course of Homeopathy at the University of Zaragoza. In the same course, he was scientifically responsible for the research RETHO platform and a member of the Oncology and Pharmacology working groups. Currently, in addition to the private practice of clinical assistance as Homeopathic Medicine and teaching in this discipline, he is now dedicated to Integrative Oncology at IMOHE-RUBER. Dr. Diaz is a regular speaker at both conventional and homeopathic scientific congresses and integrative medicine, most frequently in communication, research and scientific bases.

EIZAYAGA, JOSÉ / ARGENTINA

Graduated as doctor with a diploma of honor in the Faculty of Medicine of the Buenos Aires University in 1982. University specialist in homeopathy and specialist in medical practice. Since 2003, he has been director of the Department of Homeopathy of the Faculty of Health Sciences of Maimónides University, where he carries out teaching, medical assistance and clinical research. He worked in several teaching activities: Faculty of Medicine of the UBA, Homeopathic Medical Association Argentina, University of Valladolid, University of Salvador and HOMEOS Foundation. Representing this institution and the Department of Homeopathy of Maimónides University gave courses, classes and seminars of homeopathy in numerous cities of Argentina and abroad. Author of several publications in specialized magazines. Co-founder of REDIMEH (Network for the Ibero-American Integration of Medical Research in Homeopathy). Author of several publications in specialized magazines. Member of the editorial team of the Journal of Homeopathy, of the Paulista Association of Homeopathy.

Findley, Thomas / USA

Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Rutgers University, New Jersey Medical School. He received his MD from Georgetown University where he studied homeopathy and acupuncture in 1975 and completed his residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Minnesota under the guidance of FJ Kottke, a pioneer in the field. He went on to earn a PhD at Minnesota in physical medicine, and received state of the art training in physical therapy, exercise physiology, psychology, and anthropology. He has extensive training in complementary medicine and was an active clinician (Certified Advanced Rolfer™) as well as a researcher at the VA Medical Center East Orange NJ which is a member of the Planetree Network of hospitals incorporating integrative medicine. He is the Founder of the Fascia Research Congress, and served as CEO and executive director from its inception in 2007 through 2013. As a physiatrist he treated many disorders of the musculoskeletal system. As a scientist he strives to understand their pathophysiology in order to develop focused treatments and prophylactic regimens. Fascia, part of the connective tissues that permeate the human body, may be the unifying structure and concept that is essential to elucidate the mechanisms of these dysfunctions. The links between fascia and cancer were proposed more than 100 years ago by AT Still, the founder of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Findley is the recipient of the prestigious 2009 Northup Award from the American Osteopathic Association for his paper Three-Dimensional Mathematical Model for Deformation of Human Fasciae in Manual Therapy.

Fisher, Peter / Inglaterra

Peter Fisher is Director of Research and Consultant Physician at the Royal London Hospital for Integrated Medicine (RLHIM) in London, England. He is accredited (Board Certified) in homeopathy and rheumatology. The RLHIM is part of University College London Hospitals, one of the largest academic medical centres in the UK, and is Europe’s largest public sector centre for integrated medicine. He is also Physician to Her Majesty The Queen. He is a member of the World Health Organization’s Expert Advisory Panel on Traditional and Complementary Medicine and helped to draft its Traditional and Complementary Medicine Strategy 2014-2023; and Editor-in-Chief of the international medical journal Homeopathy. Peter Fisher is an active clinician, specialising in integrating homeopathy and other forms of complementary medicine with other forms of health care. His philosophy, put simply, is to provide patients with ‘the best of both worlds’. There is no denying the enormous advances made by conventional medicine. But many problems remain, some, including antimicrobial resistance, are linked to the excesses of conventional medicine. He has led numerous research projects in integrated medicine. His interest in the area was triggered by a visit to China during the Cultural Revolution while still a medical student at Cambridge University. His research work centres on responding to the problems of health care, including ‘effectiveness gaps’, multimorbidity, antimicrobial resistance and polypharmacy, by integrating the best of conventional and complementary medicine

FRENKEL, MOSHE / ISRAEL

Dr. Frenkel is an internationally renowned expert in Integrative Oncology with several publications related to integrating Integrative Medicine with conventional care. With more than 70 scientific journals in peer-reviewed journals, he co-authored chapters on Integrative Medicine in major oncology textbooks. Dr. Frenkel received his medical degree in 1980 from the Sackler School of Medicine at Tel Aviv University in Israel, and received his diploma in family medicine from Hebrew University, Hadassah Hospital in Jerusalem, Israel. He completed the family medicine residency at the Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center in Patchogue, N. Y. Prior to joining the MD Anderson Cancer Center, Dr. Frenkel was a faculty member at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. Since 2011, he directs the Integrative Oncology Service at the Oncology Institute at Meir Israel Medical Center.

GALLEGO PÉREZ, DANIEL / COLOMBIA

Dr. Daniel F. Gallego-Pérez is a doctor and specialist in Alternative Therapies, currently a doctoral candidate in Public Health at the Boston University and a fellow at the Australian Center for Research in Complementary and Integrative Medicine (ARCCIM). His work has focused on exploring the universe of possibilities that exists in the intersection of Traditional, Alternative and Complementary Medicines with Public Health. He worked as general practitioner and coordinator of a nutrition program in the Buduburam Refugee Camp, Ghana, between 2004 and 2008. He was also part of the Functional Group of Alternative Medicine and Complementary Therapies of the Bogotá’s District Health Secretariat, which designed and implemented the demonstrative areas in Alternative Medicine and Complementary Therapies in public hospitals of the Capital District between 2009 and 2013. He is currently a consultant to the Pan American Health Organization, where he supports processes for strengthening health systems, including the integration of Traditional and Complementary Medicine, mainly in Nicaragua.

HANAWAY, PATRICK / USA

PATRICK HANAWAY, MD, is a board-certified family physician with a medical degree from Washington University and residency training from the University of New Mexico. Dr. Hanaway was the chief medical education officer for The Institute for Functional Medicine from 2012 to 2014 and then worked as the medical director of the Center for Functional Medicine at the Cleveland Clinic. He helped develop the clinical model, supported the research agenda, and promoted education change at the Cleveland Clinic. He is currently the director of research at the Center for Functional Medicine, where he has developed randomized clinical trials (RCTs) as well as innovative research in outcomes and total cost of care. Dr. Hanaway’s interests are in the development of healthcare delivery models that learn from traditional medical systems and promote research to demonstrate improved value in patient outcomes per dollar.Dr. Hanaway served on the executive committee for the American Board of Integrative Medicine and as president of the American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine. He cofounded Family to Family: Your Home for Whole Health Care with his wife in Asheville, NC. He has been initiated as a marakame (shaman) by the Huichol people in the Sierra Madres of Central Mexico. Dr. Hanaway promotes holism and systems medicine and teaches on the clinical application of nutritional biochemistry, with an emphasis on digestion, immunology, mitochondrial function, and wellness.

IZQUIERDO TORRES, CRISPIN / COLOMBIA

Crispín Izquierdo, Colombian Indigenous, has been from an early age, a notorious leader in the defense and preservation of his culture and identity, its territories, its memory and the great ancestral patrimony of the native people. Raised in the iku (arhuaca) arwa viku tradition, he learned from an early age the importance of Mother Earth’s balance. Recognized in several opportunities and scenarios for his great cultural, environmental and scientific contribution, the mamo Crispín Izquierdo has also been lecturer, professor, author and adviser of several books on his culture, a worthy representative of indigenous peoples at a national and international level. With a wide knowledge, he has brought his message to all the continents: to plant the seed of word, memory and thought from the mamo message, taking on principle the law of origin and / or law of wisdom.

Khuda Bukhsh, Anisur Rahman / INDIA

Prof. A.R. Khuda-Bukhsh, Ph.D., is former Head, Deptt. of Zoology, University of Kalyani, and Retired Professor Emeritus, University Grants Commission, Govt. of India, at University of Kalyani. His main interests are on - cancer cytogenetics, and testing anti-cancer and anti-diabetic potentials of various plant extracts mainly used as homeopathic mother tinctures. He received the "Life Time Achievement Award" a recognition for the distinguished and dedicated service in the field of homeopathic research of the "European Homeopathy Committee" on November 18, 2016 at the famous Vienna City Hall during the XVI European Homeopathy Congress.

Kidd, Robert / Canadá

Dr. Robert Kidd is a graduate of McGill University (1970), practiced emergency medicine for ten years, and has conducted a medical consulting practice in Renfrew, Ontario for almost 40 years. His practice is eclectic, integrating osteopathy, neural therapy, nutrition, toxicology, psychosomatics and energetics. Dr. Kidd has published extensively in the peer-reviewed literature, has written a textbook of neural therapy (Neural Therapy: Applied Neurophysiology and Other Topics), and writes a monthly neural therapy e-newsletter for physicians and dentists. Dr. Kidd has lectured at conferences on a variety of topics for over 30 years in Canada, the US, Europe, Australia and South America. He has taught 2 and 3-day workshops on neural therapy for many years. For two years he was a visiting lecturer at Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. He was the first president of the Canadian Association of Orthopaedic Medicine, is a past president of the American Association of Orthopaedic Medicine, a past vice-president of the North American Academy of Musculoskeletal Medicine and has served in a number of other positions for other medical-education organizations. His passion is to identify the multiple factors that underlie complex clinical pain conditions and find solutions for treating them.

MARTINEZ, MARÍA LUCÍA / COLOMBIA

Osteopathic doctor of the National University, professor associated to the department of medicine and rehabilitation of the Faculty of Medicine of the National University. Teacher and coordinator of masters in alternative medicine, (osteopathy and chiropractic). With multiple publications throughout career, on structural spine osteopathy, lower and upper limbs.

NAME GUERRA MÓNICA / Colombia

Physician Surgeon University of North in Barranquilla. Master's Degree in Homeopathy National University of Colombia. Specialist in Biological Medicine of the International Society of Homotoxicology, Center for Biological Medicine Dr. Arturo O'byrne, Cali. Postgraduate courses in various alternative therapies at the National University of Colombia. Professor Ad Honorem El Bosque University. Certification of Functional Medicine Institute United States.

O´Byrne Navia, Arturo / Colombia

MD Surgeon University of Cauca. Master in Clinical Phytotherapy. University of Barcelona, Spain. Specialist in Biological Medicine of the International Society of Homeopathy and Homotoxicology. Badén-Badén Germany. Postgraduate in Clinical Nutrition. University of Barcelona, Spain. Director of the Postgraduate Program in Biological Medicine and Homotoxicology for Iberoamerica ISOHH. Lecturer in Integrative Medicine. Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

OETTMEIER, RALF / SUIZA

Dr. Ralf Oettmeier was born in Hirschberg/Saale, Switzerland, and obtained his medical title from the Friedrich-Schiller-University in Jena (Germany). From 1993 to 2014, he developed practices at Greiz with a focus on reflex therapies (Chirotherapy, Acupuncture, Neural Therapy), Homeopathy and special pain treatment. He was leading head physician in the Clinic „im LEBEN“ (Comprehensive Center for biological Cancer Medicine, Diagnostic and Therapy after F.X. MAYR, Natural Medicine, special Pain Treatment and Homeopathy) at Greiz, from 2001 to 2014. Since summer 2014, he has been the Leading Doctor at the Paracelsus Clinic Lustmühle (near St. Gallen, Switzerland), Comprehensive Center for Biologic-Integrative Medicine and Dentistry. Also, he has undertaken other academic activities such as seminars and presentations in the fields of Biological Medicine, as well as the creation of textbooks. His focuses and interests lead to the promotion of holistic medicine in all fields and its integration in our society, advanced education of medical persons and interested laymen, biological cancer medicine and preventive medicine, further development of systemic procain therapy, quality management in biological medicine, promotion of co-operation between all kinds of holistic working medical persons, national and international networking

PARKER, TABATHA / USA

Dr. Tabatha Parker was co-founder, Medical Director and Director of the No-Damage Organization, Natural Doctors International (NDI). The first and oldest global health organization of natural medicine. I lived in Nicaragua from 2005 to 2012 on the island of Ometepe, where the first clinic was developed in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, the first global clinic of naturopathic medicine, and the first course of global health and natural medicine where Graduated more than 500 students and clinicians. In the clinic, more than 23,000 consultations have been received, they have donated more than $ 600,000 in natural medicine and medical supplies. In 2011 she was a member of the UTNE magazine community Read and receive this announcement 3 votes from 3 countries - from USA, Doctor of the Year by the organization, American Association of Natural Doctors (AANP) from Spain, the biggest award from The Spanish Naturopathic profession, which is the Magister Natura, and from Canada, an honorable graded of naturopathic medicine for his world-wide work advancing natural medicine. Dr. Parker was the co-director and professor of the first Master of Global Health and Natural Medicine at the University College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) in Portland, Oregon, the first program of its kind with the world with a concentration of Traditional and complementary medicine. She is also the interim co-secretary general of the World Federation of Naturopathies and has worked with WHO on several projects associated with natural medicine, such as the Reference Points for Naturopathic Training. In 2015, she was part of a first extraterritorial convention with OPM / OMS in Nicaragua and participated in a meeting with research institutions in traditional, natural and complementary medicine in Nicaragua for the advancement and development of the natural medina in the country.

PAZÁN, LEÓN AUGUSTO / ECUADOR

Dr. Augusto Pazán León is a specialist in Biological Medicine and Homotoxicology, Specialist in Neural Therapy, specialist in Sintergetics. Director of the Talent Bank for Hispanic speakers at the Alabama-based World Association of Aesthetic Medicine. Active member of the Ecuadorian Society of Medical Aesthetics. Honorary Member of the Latin American Association of Neural Therapy, Neurofocal Dentistry, Bs. As. Argentina. Director of the Biological Clinic Reckeweg Biological Center in Ambato, Ecuador. Director of the Postgraduate course with specialization in Biological Medicine for Latin American physicians, based in Ambato Ecuador.

PEREZ OLMEDO JUAN CARLOS / ESPAÑA

Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery University of SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA, Specialist in Family and Community Medicine, Orthopedic Technician University of Barcelona, ​​Bachelor of Nursing University of Santiago de Compostela. President and founder of AMOS (Medical Association of Solidary Ozone Therapy) President Congress Experiences and Evidences in Ozone Therapy. Pontevedra Spain 2017. Medical Director of Ozone Therapy Health. Training Center for Ozone Therapists from all over the world. First doctor in the world to incorporate intraperitoneal ozone and Ileo-jejunal Ozone in high doses for the treatment of cancer. Designer of devices to perform Autohemoterapia with ozone: BEXOZONE and administration of ozone in the mouth (microperforated cuvette). Professor of Ozone Therapy in the Master of Alternative Medicine of the University of Santiago de Compostela. Professor in courses in several cities of the world: Medellin, Pereira, Mexico DF, Puebla- Mexico, Germany - Frankfurt, Porto-Portugal, Palo Alto-California. Speaker in Congresses in several countries: Portugal, Italy, Colombia, Mexico, Spain. Professor at the Ozone Therapy Expert Course at the Álcala de Henares University. Madrid.

ROA, HECTOR / COLOMBIA

Medical surgeon of the National University, Bogotá (Colombia) - Traditional Chinese Medicine Neijing School Bogota and International Acupuncture Course of Hospital Xuanxu of Beijín. Homeopath and teacher of Homeopathy of the Luis G. Páez Foundation. Auriculotherapy and Auriculomedicine (AMIBIO) - Integral training in Bioenergetics and Sintergetics, Viavida.

Rojas, Carlos Eduardo / Colombia

Dr. Carlos Eduardo Rojas Martínez is a medical surgeon who graduated from the Juan N Corpas School of Medicine, a specialist in biological medicine and homotoxicology of the Intenational Gessellschaft fur Homotoxicology EV, with emphasis on studies in ozone therapies, Havana's Ozone Research Center Cuba, as well as the Argentine Society of Ozone Therapy, ADELO and the Spanish Association of Medical Professionals in Ozone Therapy, AEPROMO. He is also a specialist in health administration at the Javeriana University, medical director of the International Ozone Therapy Center, Prevenga Clinic and president of the Colombian Association of Ozone Therapy ACDO.

Rojas Posada, Santiago / Colombia

MARYLAND. Physician and Surgeon of the Military University, specialist in oncological palliative care. He has also studied homeopathy and Floral Therapy with the PHI group in Aix en Provence (France) and the Edward Bach School of Plant Therapists in Buenos Aires (Argentina). He has lectured on personal growth, terminal patient support and mourning, and on Alternative Therapies in countries such as Argentina, Colombia, Chile, Spain, Peru, Poland and Venezuela, among others. At present, he keeps his practice in Bogotá, where he sees terminal patients and with degenerative diseases. He is associate professor of the Postgraduate course of Alternative Medicine at the National University of Rosario and at the National University of Bogotá, as well as Professor of the undergraduate program in the Faculty of Medicine of the Military University of Bogotá. He is the author of Desintoxícate, Desestrésate (Detoxify and de-stress) and Esencias florales para cada momento (Floral Essences for each moment), among other books. Director and host of Radio Sanamente radio show. Collaborator to the TV program. Muy Buenos Días. Honorary Member of the Association of Physicians and Researchers in Bioenergy (Amibio).

Rosales Estrada, Medardo / Colombia

Doctor of the University of Caldas, specialist in pediatrics of the University of Cauca (Colombia), Fellow in Neonatology at the University of Southern California (United States), Graduate in Biological Medicine and Homotoxicology at the Universidad Libre de Cali (Colombia) Graduate in homeopathy of the ECHR, Master in nutrition of the University of Barcelona - Spain, expert in the treatment of allergic disease of the child. Three gold medals to excellence in international scientific update, years 2013, 2014 and 2015. This recognition was granted by the Panamerican Health Organization and the Computer Network of Advanced Medicine, RIMA. Discoverer of Mucous Inflammation Syndrome. Author of the following books: Mucous Inflammation Syndrome (2004), Child without Allergies (2007), Heal Your Child Allergy (2010) and A World Without Allergies (2015).

ROSSI, ELIO / ITALIA

Doctor of Medicine and Surgery, University of Milan, Italy, 1979. Homeopath and Member of the European Homeopathic Association since 1977. Member of the Faculty of Homeopathy of London. Scientific Director of the Medicina Natural magazine. Since 1998 director of the Regional Center of Tuscany Italy, center of Homeopathy and Integrative Medicine in Oncology reference. International Lecturer and author of multiple scientific articles on these topics. Translator of homeopaths like Kent and author of several books such as Non - Conventional Medicine in Italy 2007. He has a Masters in Phytotherapy Clinic University of Firenze. Master in Integrative Medicine University of Siena. He regularly writes in the Homeopathy magazine.

TEJINDER SODHI / INDIA

Dr. Sodhi graduated in 1983 from College of Veterinary Science in Punjab, India. After coming to USA, he attained ECFVG certification. He owns two practices in Greater Seattle area with main emphasis on holistic modalities. Dr. Sodhi is trained in veterinary acupuncture (IVAS). He has veterinary chiropractic certification (AVCA) and is trained in canine physical therapy and rehabilitation (University of Tennessee). He is founding president of the Holistic Chapter of State of Washington USA. He is on the Board of Puget Sound VMA and has been president of SKCVA twice. Dr. Sodhi has been a speaker on Ayurveda in many AHVMA conferences and has written articles for many magazines.

Vas, Jorge / España

Graduated in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Zaragoza in 1980. PhD in Medicine from the University of Málaga and University Expert in Clinical Epidemiology and Research Methodology at the University of Granada. He works as an Acupuncturist at Dos Hermanas Health Center (Seville) and is the medical manager of the Pain Management Unit. Specialist in Traditional Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion from the Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine (Beijing) and the Beijing University of Medical Sciences. Co-Director of the Master's Degree in Traditional Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion (Universidad Pablo de Olavide-Sevilla). Since 1986 she has shared her clinical activity with the researcher and the teacher, having taught numerous courses in Europe and America. At present, is principal investigator of several clinical research projects funded in competitions by the Carlos III Health Institute and the Andalusian Regional Ministry of Health on the effectiveness of acupuncture. He is the researcher responsible for the Research Group on complementary and alternative medicines (efficacy, effectiveness, safety) CTS645 - Ministry of Economy, Innovation, Science and Enterprise (Agents of the Andalusian System of Knowledge). First Prize for Health Research in 2004 of the Ministry of Health of the Junta de Andalucía. Since 2009 Accreditation of Quality Excellent Level of the Accreditation Program of Professional Competences of Primary Care Family Doctor with Acupuntor function, according to the established by the Ministry of Health (Agency of Health Quality of Andalusia). Author of numerous scientific publications in indexed journals and Co-Author of the "Handbook of Acupuncture and Moxibustion (Textbook)" edited in Beijing.

VEGA, CLAUDIA / COLOMBIA

Dr. Claudia Ximena Vega is a consultant in human development, organizational change and coaching. Industrial Engineer of the University of the Andes, with a long history in processes of personal growth and development of being. Coach of profession with 7 years dedicated to processes of consultancy of development of being at personal level. Facilitator of workshops of personal development and coaching in the different specialties like Coaching of Prosperity, Coaching for women, Life Coach and Talent Coaching. He also teaches conferences, workshops and consulting on organizational development, motivation and leadership for teams in companies such as Consultant Alide SAS Soft Management and Electromedical. She was International Coaching Express leader Cóndor Blanco (Chile) for Colombia from 2011 to 2015.

WARDLE, JON / AUSTRALIA

Dr. Wardle is a naturopathic doctor, professor at the Australian Research Centre in Complementary and Integrative Medicine -ARCCIM-, University of Technology Sydney. Dr. Wardle has more than 95 academic publications, including articles in indexed journals, book chapters, and reports. He works on the editorial board of 8 international academic journals and is Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Naturopathic Medicine and the Journal of Advances in Integrative Medicine. He has co-edited several books on Complementary and Alternative Medicines. He is currently a member of the research advisory committee of the Australian Public Health Association, as well as the specific research interest group in Complementary and Alternative Medicine of that association. He currently oversees research projects and doctoral students in Africa, Asia and the USA. Dr. Wardle and his center have collaborated with WHO regional offices (Western Pacific, South-East Asia and Africa) on projects such as the development of the regional development strategy in traditional and complementary medicine, practice regulation, promotion of use and capacity building in research. It has also collaborated with OMS at the central level, through organizations such as the World Federation of Chiropractic and the World Federation of Public Health Associations. He recently collaborated in the creation of the World Federation of Naturopathy, of which he is currently co-secretary general.

WEEKS, JOHN / USA

John Weeks has worked in integrative health and medicine for over three decades as chronicler, speaker, organizer, consultant, and executive in the emerging integrative medicine dialogue, In 1998, he founded what is now the Integrator Blog News & Reports, a leading source on policy, interprofessional, business and organizational developments. Since 2016 he has also served as editor in chief of The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine. Weeks has consulted with the National Institutes of Health, WHO, PAHO, insurers, multiple government agencies, hospitals and professional organizations on integration strategies. He co-founded and for 8.5 years directed the Academic Collaborative for Integrative Health in North America. He also helped found the Academy of Integrative Health and Medicine and the Integrative Health Policy Consortium, on the board of which he presently serves, Weeks attended Stanford University for three years, studying history. Four institutions have granted him honorary doctorate degrees. In 2014, three integrative consortia surprised him with a Lifetime Achievement Living Tribute Award. He works from Seattle, Washington and Rincon, Puerto Rico.