Entry and Admissions
Short Course / CPD
School of Community Health and Midwifery
No Partner College
Thursday 11 May 2017, 9am- 4pm
This day workshop will introduce commonly available medicinal herbs and herbal products, present information on legal and regulatory controls on herbs and herbalists and safety of use of herbs, and discuss potential herb-drug interactions. After lunch there will be a guided herb walk looking at a range of native herbal medicines growing nearby.
Learning Environment & Assessment:
Attendance without examination
Graeme Tobyn is a senior lecturer in the School of Community Health and Midwifery, a medical herbalist with over 25 years’ experience in private practice and in the NHS, and former course leader for the MSc and BSc Herbal Medicine programmes at UCLan and currently external examiner on herbal training programmes.
Learning outcome & aims
By the end of the workshops participants will:
Be familiar with a range of commonly available medicinal herbs, legal and regulatory aspects, and safe and unsafe use.
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Fees & Funding
You can contact the Student Fees and Funding Team via phone, email, or post. If you are on the campus you can call into The 'i', for advice.
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892440
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE
How to Apply
These workshops are available as part of the Service Level Agreement which UCLan has with a number of local NHS Trusts. If you wish to apply using this funding please gain the support of your line manager and complete the online application through www.cpd-applynw.nhs.uk
Alternatively, self-funding applicants please book online at www.uclan.ac.uk/healthcpdworkshops
If you have any questions about the workshop please contact us:
email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01772 893808