Tieraona (tier-oh-nay) Low Dog, MD, practiced herbal medicine, midwifery, massage therapy, and martial arts before earning her medical degree from the University of New Mexico School of Medicine. Dr. Low Dog is one of the foremost experts in the United States on the safe and appropriate use of botanical remedies and dietary supplements. She has overseen the evaluation panel for supplement/botanical safety at the U.S. Pharmacopeia, including joint reviews with the Department of Defense, for the past 20 years. A prolific scholar, Dr. Low Dog has published 54 research articles in medical/science journals and written 24 chapters for medical textbooks. Dr. Low Dog has been invited to speak at more than 600 conferences, with her message of healthy nutrition, sensible dietary supplement use, integrative medicine, compassionate care, and deep ecology. She lives on a small ranch in the beautiful mountains outside of Santa Fe, New Mexico, where she grows more than 40 medicinal herbs in addition to her vegetable garden.
Saturday, April 24
Dietary Supplements: What the Dental Team Should Know
9 – 11 a.m.