LOCAL HERBS FOR HEALTH SERIES 1

  • LOCAL HERBS FOR HEALTH SERIES 1

    About the Course

    This course, conducted in mandarin, introduces the common herbal plants found in Singapore. It covers the classification, types and species of the herbal plants, their tastes, properties, indications, methods of use, therapeutic effects and prescription for treatment of various chronic diseases.

    本课程将介绍新加坡常见的生草药 与它们的分类名称,植物形态,性味功能和主治用途,并探讨这些草药的使用方法,食疗保健与治病验方等。通过这个课程,学生能更深入地认识本地的生草药,了解草药的性能,适应范围,应用方法,和注意事项。

    Learners will be familiarised with the local herbs, understand their properties, applications, methods of use, and precautions.

    TCM Physician Ong Ah Tian

    Ms Ong Ah Tian graduated from the Singapore College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 1999 and is now a practising TCM physician at Singapore Chung Hwa Medical Institution. She has more than 10 years of clinical experience. Besides practising TCM, she has also been carrying out intensive research on local medicinal herbs. She is also involved in planting of a variety of different herbs in the neighbourhood community gardens and provides free consultation on local medicinal herbs to the community.

    讲师:王亚珍医师

    王亚珍医师毕业于新加坡中医学院,现为新加坡中华医院轮值医师,具有十多年的临床经验。 对生草药有深入的研究,王医师还亲手种植各种不同的草药,和提供免费草药咨询服务。

  • Course Outline

    For the first series, we will be introducing eight (8) herb families and twenty species of herbs.
    The course will consist of a series of 4 half-day lessons, the focus of this first series will be on:

    卷柏科SELAGINELLACEAE

    桑科MORACEAE

    荨麻科URTICACEAE

    蓼科POLYGONACEAE

    紫茉莉科NYCTAGINACEAE

    马齿苋科PORTULACACEAE

    落葵科BASELLACEAE

    苋科AMARANTHACEAE

  • Target Participants

    Anyone who is interested in local medicinal herbs.

  • Certification

    Certificate of Participation

  • Admission Requirements

    NIL

  • Course schedule (conducting days & time)

    Course date:

    14/2/20

    21/2/20

    28/2/20

    6/3/20

    Registration opens on 14/11/19 and closes on 31/1/20

    Time: 1300hrs to 1700hrs (4 hours)

    Venue will be advised when closer to course start date.

    This course will be conducted in Mandarin.

  • What You'll Study

    LOCAL HERBS FOR HEALTH SERIES 1
  • Course Fees and Funding

    Please refer to course website/brochure.

  • Contact for course enquiries

    Ms AW XUAN TING, aw_xuan_ting@nyp.edu.sg, Tel No:6550-1546
    Mr TAN CHEE BOON, tan_chee_boon@nyp.edu.sg, Tel No:6550-1538

  • Remarks

    NYP reserves the right to reschedule/cancel any prog and amend the fees/info without prior notice.