Sam Coffman will be presenting a short introduction to herbal medicine for first-year medical students at UTHSCSA, the Academy of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.


  • Introduction to herbal medicine – the necessary paradigm shift in application of phytotherapy
  • Defining disease
  • Uncompensated stress and its correlation to that definition of disease
  • Understanding nervines, pain, stress, adaptogens
  • Application and/or integration of herbal medicine into the stress-related aspects of disease

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