Date(s): September 9, 2014
Time: 4:00 PM EST - 5:00 PM EST
Organization: Gaia Herbs Professional Solutions
Contact Name: Shadia Cook
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Optimizing Fertility with Botanical Medicine with Dr. Jaclyn Chasse
Rates of infertility have been rising over the last several decades, and today, 1 in 8 couples is struggling to conceive. While couples frequently choose to pursue technologically advanced approaches like IVF, herbal medicine provides a rich toolkit to support optimal fertility for both men and women.
This webinar will provide listeners with the top herbs to support fertility including herbs to address the most common menstrual cycle issues, support sperm health, nutritionally support egg and sperm, and support healthy implantation. We will also discuss herbs that require caution when using in patients trying to conceive.*
Herbs to be covered include: Vitex, hops, black cohosh, ashwagandha, turmeric, Tribulus, saw palmetto, green tea.
The webinar will be held from 4PM-5PM EST.
*This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This webinar is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
About the Presenter
Dr. Jaclyn Chasse, N.D. is a practicing naturopathic physician with a passion for making integrative medicine accessible to everyone. Dr. Chasse currently works as the Medical Director at Emerson Ecologics, where she oversees the Medical Education and Quality teams, overseeing all practitioner support and quality operations including the Emerson Quality Program. She also holds an adjunct faculty position at Bastyr University, teaching courses on reproductive endocrinology. Dr. Chasse is a graduate of Bastyr University and has an undergraduate degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. She has co-authored several peer reviewed articles in the field of medical biophysics and integrative medicine. She is a frequent contributor to the Natural Medicine Journal and recently joined their Editorial Board.
Dr. Chasse’s clinical practice focuses on women’s health and pediatrics. In 2012, Dr. Chasse was honored to be named Leading Physician in Alternative Medicine by NH Magazine. Her practice, Northeast Integrative Medicine, has grown from a solo practice into a busy multidisciplinary clinic with 15 providers in only 5 years.
Dr. Chasse has been very involved throughout her professional career in improving health care access and education. As a medical student, she co-founded the Naturopathic Medical Student Association, now an affiliate branch of AMSA. She is the immediate past-president of the New Hampshire Association of Naturopathic Doctors. Under her leadership in the state, NDs achieved an expanded formulary and passed legislation to get insurance coverage for NDs. She currently serves on the AANP Board of Directors as well as the Board of the American Herbal Products Association and the Endocrinology Association of Naturopathic Physicians.