Shen Nong Society

East Asian Herbal Medicine

March 21-22
















We Are Proud To Present

Conference 2020

  • Volker Scheid, author of Formulas & Strategies,
    • SATURDAY  Introduction to Meta-Practice in EAM – The 3 Treasures Revisited
    • Full day class SUNDAY Meta-Practice and Menstrual Disorders
  • Suzanne  Robidoux  live streamed in from China SATURDAY The Difference Between Jing Fang  and TCM In The Treatment of Anxiety and Depression
  • Panel Discussion moderated by Claudia Citkovitz on “Ritual, Dharma, and Treatment Methods” with Volker Scheid, Sharon Weizenbaum and Josh Paynter
  • Updates on Growing Herbs Sustainably from Jean Giblette

Keynote speakers

Prof. Volker Scheid

Prof. Volker Scheid PhD, FRCHM, FBAcC has a unique status in the field of Chinese medicine as an accomplished practitioner with almost forty years of clinical experience but also as one of the foremost academic scholars in the field of East Asian medicines.

    Dr. Suzanne Robidoux

    Dr. Suzanne Robidoux (苏珊/苏璇) has now been living in China and Taiwan for the last 17 years studying with various masters with a focus on classics and clinical practice.

      Dr. Claudia Citkovitz


      Dr. Citkovitz studied Chinese language in Beijing and acupuncture and herbal medicine New York.  An internationally known lecturer, she is adjunct faculty at the New England School of Acupuncture.

        Josh Paynter

        Bio coming soon...

          Sharon Weizenbaum

          Sharon Weizenbaum graduated from the New England School of Acupuncture in 1983 and now has practiced continually for over 35 years. 

            Jean Giblette

            Jean Giblette, owner of High Falls Gardens, has been growing Chinese medicinal herbs in the mid-Hudson Valley region of New York since 1994.
              Dr Yu Classes

              Announcing an incredible learning opportunity.  Last March, Dr. Yu Guo-Jun,  author of A Walk Along the River, and A Walk Along the River II, came to the east to teach.  He taught lectures at the Shen Nong Society conference in NYC, on Wu Mei Wan and Ministerial Fire and three days through White Pine Institute in Amherst, MA.

              Now, WPI and SNS are joining to offer these courses in a format that will profoundly deepen your relationship to the material he taught during these rich days, as well as the material in his two texts. REGISTER NOW


              Sally on Qiological Podcast

              SNS President, Sally Rappeport, was interviewed by the Qiological Podcast in December, 2018. Listen here

              Dr Yu Guo-Jun at Conference 2019

              Conference 2019 Featuring Dr Yu Guo-Jun Author of “A Walk Along the River” March 9, 2019  SUNY Global Center, New […]

              Practical Dermatology in Chinese Medicine Registration Open

              Ever wanted to hone your skills in treating Dermatology with Chinese Herbal Medicine?  This is your chance to study with […]

              Featured Herbalist Dr Eric Brand

              Pictured here speaking at our inaugural conference in 2017, Dr Brand “is a Chinese medicine practitioner with a passion for […]

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