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Meet your trip faciliators Dr. Eugene R. Zampieron, ND, also known as Dr. Z, is a doctor of naturopathic medicine and is certified and licensed by the Board of Naturopathic Medical Examiners in Connecticut as a naturopathic medical physician. He practices in Middlebury and Woodbury, CT with an emphasis in clinical ecology, environmental medicine, and chemical sensitivity & detoxification; he also is an authority on the successful management of autoimmune and inflammatory disease with Naturopathic and “Global” (Natural Medicine & Healing Systems worldwide) therapeutics. While studying in Jamaica, WI and becoming ill, Dr. Zampieron was healed by a Jamaican “Bush” Doctor/Traditional Herbalist. Now fascinated by herbal and shamanistic healing, the ethnobotany of the Caribbean, and medical anthropology, Dr. Zampieron attended Bastyr University of Natural Health Sciences in Seattle, WA, a residential medical program. After 4 years of medical schooling and internship, he received his Doctorate Degree in naturopathic medicine with honors. Naturopathic medical physicians are the only physicians in the healing arts who study medical botany, pharmacognosy, and clinical phytotherapy. Dr. Zampieron is Master Herbalist and Professional Member of the American Herbalist Guild. He is an expert in the biochemistry and pharmacognosy of plant based medicine from around the globe, as well as clinical phytotherapeutics. Dr. Z currently leads exciting natural medicine walking tours through Chinatown, New York City, and teaches seminars on plant identification and wildcrafting herbs of the North East. He has taught botanical medicine seminars at the prestigious New York Botanical Gardens in the Bronx, New York. Dr. “Z”, as he is known by his listeners, also co-hosts and produces several nationally syndicated talk radio programs on health and alternative medicine, which airs on 100+ stations across the United States, including “The Natural Medicine Chest”™ and “Natural Alternatives Health Radio Network”. He also produces local TV programs and radio throughout Long Island and in Connecticut on WPKN 89.5. His program is broadcasted over the Internet through VitalCast.com. Dr. Zampieron is a professional speaker and writer and teaches with an encyclopedic knowledge of natural medicine. Dr. Z has taught hundreds of lectures, seminars and workshops on holistic health and botanical medicine to lay people, physicians, American Herbalist Guide conference, botanists, hospitals, associations, support groups and major conferences in the natural foods industries. In addition to authoring many articles in both the lay and professional setting, he is currently authoring several booklets on various issues in holistic health. His major books are, “ARTHRITIS: The Alternative Medicine Definitive Guide” (AlternativeMedicine.com books), and “The Natural Medicine Chest”, co-authored with Dr. Ellen Kamhi, The Natural Nurse. Drs. Zampieron and Kamhi have developed an international line of herbal medicines used for Arthritis called The ArthroNutrition Program, manufactured by Nature’s Answer. He likewise is C.E.O. of “EcoTours for Cures”™, and leads adventure groups and travel excursions into the Blue Mountain National...
Useful Links Dr. Eugene Zampieron, ND, also known as Dr. Z, is a Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine, licensed by the board of Naturopathic Medical Examiners in Connecticut as a Naturopathic Physician. Dr. Z is an authority in Naturopathic Medicine, nationally recognized for his radio programs on Health and Alternative Medicine, his best-selling books, his international “EcoTours for Cures ™”, his lectures and his seminars. Ellen J. Kamhi, Phd, RN – The Natural Nurse Ellen Kamhi, Ph.D., RN, “The Natural Nurse” has been involved in the medicinal use of herbs for thirty years.Dr Z’s Partner in Natural Alternatives Health Education and Multimedia Network, Co-Author of “The Natural Medicine Chest” and “Arthritis – Alternative Medicine Definitive Guide” books. Natural Alternatives – PO Box 525 Oyster Bay -NY 11771 – Phone (800) 829-0918 Web Simulcast 90.1 fm WUSB Fridays 6-7pm Stony Brook University, Stony Brook NY – NEW!! You can hear Dr. Z and Dr. Ellen Kamhi’s radioshows online on the Progressive Radio Network site. Just click on “Meet our Hosts”, and then on “Ellen Kamhi and Dr....
Most amazing experience of my life!It was by far, our most interesting and enjoyable vacation and travel experience ever.
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“Just let me know when the next trip will be and I’ll be there. …one of the greatest, authentic travel experiences I’ve experienced.”
L. K., New Haven, CT
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