1st Annual Conference of the American Council for Medicinally Active Plants (ACMAP)



This first annual conference of the ACMAP is designed to provide a forum for exchanging contemporary research/educational information on medicinal and other bioactive plants emphasiszing their ethnobotany and bioprospecting, plant conservation, biotechnology research and improvement of medicinally active plants; phytomedicine-based industry emphasizing on the opportunities, challenges and future directions; global, regional and local regulatory issues relevant to the production of bioactive plants and products industry; current trends in botanicals; phytochemical, phytomedicinal, and biomedical research; and growing/producation of medicinal and other bioavtive plants. Therefore, with this much diversity of information out there, this conference has been designed to draw together professionals in medicinal and bioactive plants with researchers and scientists from universities, governments, and private sector laboratories and other entities involved in active research, education and other professional activities relevant to human/animal health and well-being.