Respecting Traditional Herbal Medicine

Continued Education Session | CNNC 2022


Respecting Traditional Herbal Medicine

Am I an Herbalist?

This session provides an overview of traditional herbal medicine; cultural connections from Africa to the Americas & lessons learned from experiences in the field with indigenous plant medicine specialist in Africa, Jamaica, Guatemala, and Costa Rica.

Participant will understand the importance of plant medicine in the context of culture , health, and spirituality.


Shakira Franklyn, CNM, MPH, NC-BC

Shakira Franklyn, CNM, MPH, MS, NC-BC has leveraged over 25 years of experience and knowledge as a healthcare professional into Korpo Wellness, LLC, an innovative health and wellness organization guiding individuals and communities in achieving their healing, health and wellness potential.