Australian Apitherapy Association Conference 2021

26th-27th November - AEDT
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OUR SPEAKERS

Dr. Goodwin

Apitherapist & Herbalist

President, Australian Apitherapy Association

Dr. Kelley Whitaker

Owner

Castlecrag Honey Pty Ltd

Beate McKenzie

CEO

Beecura Ltd

Simon and Ruth Chatburn

Owners

Honeyhunters Australia Pty Ltd

CIHAT CELEBI

Health Assistant Specialist T Specialist

Turkish Ministry of Health

Ali Timuçin Atayoglu

Family Medicine Specialist, Licensed in Acupuncture, Apitherapy, Phytotherapy, and Aromatherapy

Medipol University in Istanbul, Turkey

Dr Stefan Stangaciu

Principles of Medicinal Beekeeping

Founder and Owner of Apitherapy.com

Dr. Jake F. Felice

Scholar, cannabis author, clinician, educator and consultant

Neturopathic Dr. & Cannabis Clinician

Dr. Thomas Gloger

Owner

Api-Zentrum Ruhr

Associate Professor Dr. Ladislau Rosenberg

President

Romanian Society for the History of Pharmacy Sibiu.

Dr Peter Brooks

Senior Lecturer

Univeristy of the Sunshine Coast

Dr. Ferhat Ozturk

Research Scientist

The University of Texas at San Antonio

Nural Cokcetin

Postdoctoral Researcher

University of Technology Sydney

Majd Saleh

Beekeeper, Teaching Assistant

Tishreen University

RAFAEL FELITTI

Dentist

Montevideo, Uruguay

Wayan

Beekeeper

Bali Bee Apiari

Dr. Bhargava H R

Principal

Professor Garden City University, Bangalore

Dr Trong

Lecturer in Chemisty

University of the Sunshine Coast

Dr Banu Yucel

Professor, Faculty of Agriculture

Ege University

Ekin Varol

Research Assistant

Ege University

Sinara Bueno

Digital Agronomist

Corteva Agriscience

Michelle jose

Grade 8 School Student

AKJM Higher Secondary School, Kanjirapall

Professor Mamdouh Abdelrhman 

Professor of Pediatrics; Faculty of Medicine

Ain Shams University

Professor Liz Harry

Professor of Biology

The ithree institute, University of Technology Sydney

Anressa

Manager of the Research, Development and Innovation Department

Apis Flora

Dr. Natasha

Research Fellow, Natural Toxins Group, Centre for Animal Science

Queensland Alliance for Agricultural and Food Innovation, Univeristy of Queensland

Tiago Guardia

PhD Student

Brock University, Canada

Dr. Shona Blair

Head of Research Strategy, Faculty of Medicine

Imperial College London

Nina Ilic

Professional Head

Institute for the development of empathy and creativity Eneja social enterprise

Pilar Blancafort

Associate Professor

Cancer Epigenetics at The University of Western Australia

CONFERENCE PROGRAM

  7:45AM
Introduction of Conference (DBMR)
  08:00AM
Welcome to Australian Apitherapy Bee Medicine World
Dr Bridget Goodwin |

President, Australian Apitherapy Association

 
Apitherapy and the Legislative Environment
  8:15AM
Apitherapy: Navigating the Australian Legislation
Dr Kelley Whitaker |

Owner- Castlecrag Honey Pty Ltd

  8:30AM
Traditional and Complimentary Medicine in Turkey
Mr Cihat Celebi |

Department of Traditional and Complimentary Medicine-Republic of Turkey, Ministry of Health

  8:45AM
Importance of Medicinal Beekeeping for obtaining medical grade beehive products
Dr Stefan Stangaciu |

Family Medicine Specialist, Licensed in Acupuncture, Apitherapy, Phytotherapy, and Aromatherapy, Founder and Owner- Apitherapy.com

 
Honey in Apitherapy
  9:30AM
A brief hisotry of humans and honey
Dr Shona Blair |

Head of Research Strategy, Faculty of Medicine-Imperial College London

  9:45AM
Unlocking the secrets of an ancient antimicrobial, honey, using modern science
Dr Nural Cocketin |

Microbiologist- iThree Institute, University of Technology Sydney

  10:15AM
Honey Dressings for Chronic Wounds
Professor Liz Harry |

Professor of Biology- ithree Institute, UTS

  10:45AM
Wound Healing of Australian Manuka Honeys
Dr Peter Brooks |

Senior Lecturer-  Univeristy of the Sunshine Coast

 
Apitherapy and Cancer
  11:15AM
Exploring the therapeutic potential of honeybee venom and melittin in targeting aggressive breast and ovarian cancers
Assocociate Prof Pilar Blancafort |

Cancer Epigenetics Laboratory-Harry Perkins Research Institue

  12:15PM
Was Cleopatra right? Combining bee medicine with cannabis in the treatment of basal cell carcinoma
Dr Bridget Goodwin |

Owner- Ozapitherapy Spa and President AAA

  12:45PM
Hemp CBD and Bee Venom
Dr Jake Felice |

Naturopathic Doctor and Cannabis educator

  1:15-1:45
LUNCH TIME
 
Beekeeper's Apitherapy Journeys
  1:45PM
Effects of Beekeeping on Child Development & BEEing Personal
Michelle Jose |

Grade 8 School Student- AKJM Higher Secondary School, Kanjirapally, Kottayam District

  2:15PM
The Journey of a couple, two beekeepers to practice apitherapy
Simon and Ruth Chatburn |

Owners- Honey Hunters

  2:45PM
Beekeeing Apitherapy - a personal journey?
Wayan Gede Adrian |

Bali Beekeeper

 
Apitherapy and Inflammation
  3:00PM
Integrative treatment of Arthritis in apitherapy including live bee stings.
Dr Thomas Gloger |

Owner- Api-Zentrum Ruhr

  3:45PM
Honey nebulization against respiratory diseases in children
Professor Mamdouh Abdelrhuman |

Professor of Pediatrics-  Faculty of Medicine- Ain Shams University, Cairo, Abbasia, Egypt

  4:00PM
Honey nebulization against respiratory diseases in children
Tiago Guardia |

PhD Student- Brock University, Canada

 
BREAK
  5:00PM
Apitherapy and Covid
Dr. Stefan Stangiciu and Dr. Ali Timuçin Atayoglu |
 
Beehive Air in Apitherapy
  8.00AM
Beehive Air Therapy
Beate McKenzie |

Managing Director- Beecura Pty Ltd

  8.30AM
Validating Beehive Air Therapy in Modern Medicine: From Identifying Chemical Compounds to Evidence-Based Clinical Practice
Tiago Guardia |

PhD Student- Brock University, Canada

 
Honey and Apitherapy
  9:00AM
Integrative treatment of wounds with honey and other Apitherapy methods including live bee stings
Dr Thomas Gloger |

Owner- Api-Zentrum Ruhr

  9:30AM
Honey massage in Preschool Children
Nina Illic |

Professional head of API pedagogical programs-Institute for the development of empathy and creativity Eneja social enterprise

  10:00AM
Stingless bee honey's unique properties
Dr Natasha Hungerford |

Research Fellow, Natural Toxins Group, Centre for Animal Science-Queensland Alliance for Agricultural and Food Innovation, Univeristy of Queensland

  10:30AM
Australian honey – a prebiotic food for good gut health
Dr Nural Cokcetin |

Microbiologist- iThree Institute, University of Technology Sydney

  11:00AM
Honey Therapy in Childhood Diseases
Professor Mamdouh Abdelrhuman |

Professor of Pediatrics-  Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Abbasia, Egypt

  11:15AM
Honey as a biologic dressing for wound healing: Data supporting its use and clinical experience
Dr Andrei Zbuchea |

Department of Plastic Surgery- Plastic Surgery Department, District Emergency Hospital, Ploiesti, Romania

  11:30AM
Apitherapeutic products with propolis extract in the prevention and treatment of some diseases
Associate Professor Dr. Ladislau Rosenberg |

Medical doctor and President- Romanian Society for the History of Pharmacy, Sibiu

 
Propolis in Apitherapy
  12:45PM
Green Propolis EPP-AF reduced the hospitalization time of covid-19 patients - a pilot, randomized, clinical trial
Dr Andresa Berretta |

Manager of the Research, Development and Innovation Department- Apis Flora

  1:15
Understanding Australian Propolis and their therapeutic values
Trong Tran |

Lecturer in Chemisty- University of the Sunshine Coast

  1:45PM
Green Propolis EPP-AF thermoreversible gel reduced the wound healing time of burn patients
Dr Andresa Berretta |

Manager of the Research, Development and Innovation Department- Apis Flora

  2:15PM
From the hive to the office. Uses and applications of bee hive products in dentistry.
Dr Rafael Felitti |

Dentist- Montevideo, Uruguay

 
Apitherapy in Veterinary Medicine
  2:45PM
Using bee producst on apitherapy applications for animals
Prof Banu Yucel & Ekin Varol |

Professor- Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Animal Science, Ege University, Turkey

Research Assistant & PhD student- Ege University, Turkey

 
More versatility in Apitherapy
  3:00PM
Anti-aging Properties of Bee Products
Dr Anna Kurek-Goreka |

Department of Community Pharmacy- Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences in Sosnowiec, Medical University of Silesia in Katowice

  3:30PM
Jatia Bee
Sinara Bueno |

Digital Agronomist - Corteva Agriscience

  4:00PM
The importance of honey and bee bread in raising immunity and protecting against COVID-19
Majd Saleh |

Beekeeper and teaching assistant- Tishreen University, Syria

  4:30PM
Apitours and Apiwellbeing
Tanja Arih Korosec |

Director- Zavod za turizem Sveta Trojica, Visit Trojica

  5:00PM
Bee Venom and Snake venom - comparative toxicology
Dr Claudiu Mihaescu |

Doctor - Romanian Apitherapy Association

  5:00PM
Bee Venom and Snake venom - comparative toxicology
Dr Claudiu Mihaescu |

Doctor - Romanian Apitherapy Association

  5:30PM
Closing Comments
Dr Bridget Goodwin & Dr Kelley Whitaker |