New publication on food and health strategies used by Atlanta immigrant communities

A new research article entitled “A comparison of traditional food and health strategies among Taiwanese and Chinese immigrants in Atlanta, Georgia, USA” was recently published in the Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine. Follow this link to access the article for free.

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Quave to present invited lecture at Leiden University in Fall

On October 31, 2013, Dr. Quave will visit Leiden University (Leiden, The Netherlands) as a guest of the Leiden BioScience Initiative to give an invited lecture in the van Leeuwenhoek Lecture series on BioScience. Quave will present on research progress being made in her lab and with collaborators in drug…

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Quave to lead workshop and present on research at SEB meetings

June 28-July 2, 2013. Dr. Quave will lead a workshop and present research findings at the annual meeting of the Society for Economic Botany, to be held in Plymouth England. The workshop and paper abstracts are found below: Getting Our Lessons Across to Students                   Saturday 29 June, 13.45-15.15 Workshop Sponsored…

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Quave to meet with Abu Dhabi Health Authority

June 17-21, 2013. Dr. Quave will meet with officials in the Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates) Health Authority at the Zayed Complex for Herbal Research and Traditional Medicine. Established in 1996, the ZCHRTM “is unique in the sense that under one roof it has interdisciplinary research approach and interfacing traditional…

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Medicinal Plant Monograph Student Project Updated

The Medicinal Plant Monograph E-Book and video presentations have been updated with 18 new contributions from students enrolled in Dr. Quave’s Botanical Medicine and Health course at Emory University. Click on the links to learn more about some important medicinal plants. Each monograph provides a thorough review of the scientific…

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New Review Paper on Medical Ethnobotany in Europe published

July 31st, 2012. A new review paper by Dr. Cassandra Quave, Dr. Manuel Pardo de Santayana, and Dr. Andrea Pieroni was published today in Evidence Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. The paper, entitled “Medical Ethnobotany in Europe: From Field Ethnography to a More Culturally Sensitive Evidence-Based CAM?”, can be accessed…

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