ECoG Seminar Series for HON 201

Plant Medicine from Rainforest to Metropolis – A Legacy for the Future

Overview of Seminars

Fall 2021 - CRN 13770
Presenter Topic
Drs. B. Elkington and J. Bisson Overview and Introduction to the course
Dr. D. Soejarto Indigenous Medical Knowledge, Plant Collection, and Intellectual Property - at the Field Museum
Dr. D. Soejarto Taxonomic Diversity of Medicinal Plant Species in the Atkins Garden
Dr. B. Santarsiero Medicinal Plants and Drug Discovery
Dr. J. Michael Traditional Healers and Medicinal Plants in Guatemala
Dr. J. Michael Community Gardens around Chicago
Dr. A. Touwaide History of Materia Medica, from the Remotest Antiquity to Today
Dr. A. Touwaide History of Materia Medica, from the Remotest Antiquity to Today
Dr. CT Che Traditional Chinese Medicine
Dr. CT Che International Standards for Medicinal Herb Preparations
Dr. D. Waller Is Nature Safe? Assessing the Toxicity of Natural Products
Dr. J. Graham Traditional Knowledge systems of the Upper Amazon
Dr. C. Wu Do Plants Benefit Oral Health?
Dr. G. Pauli Dietary Supplements for Natural Healing: Plant Panaceas Fact or Fiction?