Nutrition Faculty Co-Organize 4th Annual Conference of the American Council for Medicinally Active Plants

May 31 2013

The 4th Annual Conference of the American Council for Medicinally Active Plants (ACMAP) will be held at UMass Amherst in the Campus Center this June 2 - June 5th. Lorraine Cordeiro, Assistant Professor of Nutrition, is co-chairing this conference, and Zhenhua Liu, Assistant Professor of Nutrition, is one of the organizing committee members.

Anyone interested in Bioactives and Health (Natural compounds as therapeutic agents of medicinally active plants), Volatile Oils (Analysis, medicinal uses, new applications, and production), Germplasm (Conservation, micropropagation, ecosystem protection, biodiversity and crop improvement), and Nutrition (Functional foods, food security, ethnobotany, and market value) may be interested in attending.

You're invited to take a look at the full ACMAP Conference Schedule or visit www.acmap.org for registration and other information.