December 7th, 2014 10:00 AM   through   4:00 PM
14500 Juanita Dr. NE
Bastyr University
See location under description.
Kenmore, WA 98028-4966
United States

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Phone: (425) 602-3152
Professional both days $ 70.00
Professional Sun only $ 85.00
General Public both days $ 70.00
General Public Sun only $ 85.00
Bastyr/NIAOM Alumni both days $ 65.00
Bastyr/NIAOM Alumni Sun only $ 75.00
Full-time student both days $ 35.00
Full-time student Sun only $ 50.00
Campus Kenmore Campus
Audience General public, health care professionals, full-time students, acupuncturists, nutritionists & dieticians
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Confused by the bewildering array of dietary supplements on the shelf? Is watching health shows on TV like drinking from a fire hose? Even health care professionals with extensive training may not have time to keep up with the latest breakthroughs. In this seminar we will look at some of the basic supplements that most people need, who should take them and why. This information is ideal for health professionals in advising their patients, as well as for anyone seeking to support their general health. Dec 7, Sun, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. K.P. Khalsa. (4.5 CEUs, PDAs, CMEs)

Description: Using the most up to date research, KP will share formulations, doses and combinations that will help defeat common health problems and maintain optimal health. Deepen your understanding of when and for how long to take each supplement to get the maximum benefit. Supplement treatments will be addressed for a variety of health conditions, including warts, insomnia, allergy, mental alertness, sex and fatigue. A variety of common supplements will be discussed in depth, including vitamin D, vitamin B-complex, zinc, magnesium, folate, GABA, huperzine and quercetin.

Upon completion of this seminar you will be able to:

  • Describe at least one rationale for using dietary supplements
  • Describe the action of at least two vitamins
  • Describe the action of at least two minerals
  • Identify at least two personal opportunities to use a dietary supplement, and choose a supplement for personal use, including preparation and dose

Cost note: Planning to take advantage of the “both day” rate? Please register for each of K.P. Khalsa’s seminars individually.

Location: Bastyr University Kenmore Campus, room #286. Bastyr University is housed in an older facility with fluctuating interior temperatures; it is advisable to wear layers. Also, Bastyr is a “fragrance-free” campus.

Audience: The seminar content has been designed for licensed health care professionals; however, the general public is invited to attend as well.

4.5 Continuing Education Units (CEUs, PDAs, CMEs, CPEUs):

CEUs available for NDs (except CA & OR)

CEUs available for ARNPs & RNs licensed in WA

Category II CMEs available for MDs & PAs licensed in WA

NCCAOM PDA points approved for LAc’s

ADA CPEUs for RDs pending approval

Karta Purkh Singh Khalsa, DN-C, RH, CC, is one of the today’s foremost natural healing experts. As one of a very few clinicians with 40 years in the natural health field, he has a wealth of experience teaching and using healing herbs, vitamins and minerals, and medicinal foods in real life situations.

Khalsa, the national president of the American Herbalists Guild, is the author of over 3,000 published health articles and has written or edited 30 books on cooking, herbalism and health. He has presented over 200 times at national and state conferences on such diverse topics as herbal medicine and therapeutic nutrition, and is featured in several distance learning courses.

Khalsa trained in herbalism and food therapy with Ayurvedic master Yogi Bhajan for 35 years. He is a state certified dietitian/nutritionist and registered herbalist, and nationally credentialed to teach herbalism. Khalsa is on the Bastyr faculty in the Botanical Medicine Department, and is a professor at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. He is the senior research scientist and principal herbal formulator for the Yogi Tea, the nation’s largest herbal tea company. He is also the founder of The Professional Herbalist Certificate Course, a two-year post-secondary curriculum that trains professional herbalists.