Dedicated to Developing Responsible Herbal Practice
Established in 2002 by Susan Wynn, DVM, CVA, CVCH, AHG, DACVN
Webinars are only $70 for our VBMA Members, and you have the option of attending live or viewing a recording.
WEBINAR by Dr. Kendra Pope
Use of Herbal Medicine Alongside Conventional Cancer Treatment
Recording Now Available!
Recordings of all our past programs are available for purchase HERE.
Coming October 2020, in conjunction with the ACVBM Annual Conference at the Graduate Hotel in beautiful downtown Eugene, Oregon. Join us on October 25th for the Mushroom Festival, followed by two days of lectures, and finally our 2020 EcoTour at Belknap Hot Springs 10/28 - 10/30.
You choose which events you wish to attend! More info available soon.
VBMA PRACTITIONER EDUCATIONAL WEBINAR PROGRAMS
Scheduled Webinar Programs
Thursday December 12th 2019, 8:00 PM Eastern US Time
You asked, we listened! Introducing a new, exciting educational format - WEBINARS! Now you'll be able to use your computer to attend and learn. Only $70 for VBMA Members!
For our eleventh webinar, we're thrilled to welcome Kendra Pope, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology), CVA, CVCH, CVFT, CVTP, owner and founder of the Integrative Oncology and Veterinary Wellness practice in Red Bank, NJ, as our speaker.
Integrative Veterinary Oncology: The Use of Herbal Medicine Alongside Conventional Cancer Treatment
This webinar will review some of the anticancer mechanisms of actions of herbal therapy as well as take a closer look into the evidence in efficacy and safety of combining herbal medicine alongside conventional cancer treatment. Discussions regarding "the antioxidant debate" as well as common herb-drug interactions will be included in this webinar.
ABOUT KENDRA POPE:
Kendra Pope, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology), CVA, CVCH, CVFT, CVTP, received her veterinary degree from the University of Florida in 2011, and certifications in veterinary acupuncture, Chinese herbal therapy, food therapy and Tui-na at the Chi Institute of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine in Reddick, Florida between 2009-2011. She went on to complete a rotating internship and residency in medical oncology at the University of Pennsylvania, and obtained board certification in 2015. She is currently enrolled in a two-year herbal studies program to prepare for certification as a Registered Herbalist through the American Herbalist Guild at David Winston’s Center for Herbal Studies. Dr. Pope currently practices integrative medicine and oncology in Red Bank, NJ and opened her Integrative Oncology & Veterinary Wellness center in 2017. She is active in clinical research and is currently enrolling patients in two grant-funded clinical trials investigating the benefits of acupuncture concurrently with chemotherapy in dogs with lymphoma and the use of Chinese herbs, medicinal mushrooms and Vitamin D for the treatment of splenic hemangiosarcoma in dogs. Dr. Pope serves as a visiting clinician in Integrative Oncology at the Small Animal Comprehensive Oncology Service of the Matthew J. Ryan Veterinary Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and serves as President –Elect for the American College of Veterinary Botanical Medicine.
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