Natural Health Science Foundation (NHSF) Poster Prize Competition 2018

The NHSF will award a prize of EUR1,000 at Phytopharm 2018. The award will be presented to the lead researcher of research at the congress that best supports the Vision and Mission of the NHSF.

Main Criteria

Research will be particularly recognized that

  1. Furthers the integration of natural health solutions into mainstream healthcare
  2. Supports informed choice of products based on accurate and reliable scientific evidence

Additional Criteria for Assessment

  1. Well designed, robust and rigorous
  2. Translation of research into clinically relevant outcomes
  3. Uses innovative research approaches that embrace the unique opportunities presented by natural medicines

Poster Assessment

Research will be reviewed by Professor Rudi Bauer, Professor Theodor Dingermann and Professor John Funder, who will select one for the award.

9th Joint Natural Products Conference – 24 – 27 July, 2016

July 24 – July 27, Tivoli Congress Centre Copenhagen, Denmark

A joint natural products conference organized by University of Copenhagen on behalf of:

  • The Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural Product Research (GA)
  • The American Society of Pharmacognosy (ASP)
  • The Phytochemical Society of Europe (PSE)
  • Società Italiana di Fitochimica (SIF)
  • Association Francophone pour l’Enseignement et la Recherche en Pharmacognosie (AFERP)
  • The Japanese Society of Pharmacognosy (JSP)

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Australia-China Complementary Health Products Expo – 27-29 June, 2016

Pullman Melbourne Albert Park, 65 Queens Road, Albert Park, VIC 3004


Members $65 per day (three days: $150), Non-Members $85 per day (three days $200)


Organised by the China Medical Pharmaceutical Material Association, the largest pharmaceutical chain store association in China and supported by Australia China Business Council.


More than 400 Chinese delegates will be in attendance, each owning around 200 pharmacies seeking to source source locally made goods including but not limited to; vitamins, baby formula, alternate medicine and health drinks.



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Food ingredients Vietnam – 18 – 20 May, 2016

Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Free of charge for trade visitors


Food Ingredients Vietnam will host approximately 4,500 visitors and 100 exhibitors from the leaders of the food and beverage industry.

The focus of Fi Vietnam is to provide a platform for attendees to do business, network and learn. Unlike other events, Fi Vietnam is dedicated exclusively to food and beverage ingredients and the supply chain; rather than finished foods.


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International Congress on Naturopathic Medicine ICNM – 1-3 July, 2016

BARCELONA PLAZA HOTEL**** address: 6-8 Plaza Espana, 08011 Barcelona

A congress focused on  networking and making connections worldwide. At this annual event, natural medicine professionals with buying power come together to connect with each other and with like-minded vendors and suppliers. Professionals can earn Continuing Education credits. ICNM is approved provider of CE credits.


2016 Theme: “Global Patient Care: Preventing Chronicity Naturopathically”


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CHFA West – 12-15 May, 2016


Vancouver Convention Centre, West Building, Vancouver, BC


Conference: May 12 & 13, 2016

Trade Show: May 14 & 15, 2016

 Leading suppliers, manufacturers, distributors and brokers of natural health and organic products exhibit.


At CHFA West you can source products in the following categories and more

  • Natural health products
  • Food/Beverage
  • Organic foods & products
  • B2B supplies & services
  • Personal care products
  • Other products


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CPhI South East Asia – 6-8 April, 2016


Jakarta International Expo, Jakarta, Indonesia

Co-located with ICSE, InnoPack, P-MEC and Hi South East Asia, all aspects of pharma are united in one location at CPhI South East Asia.

  • ICSE: for contract manufacturing and services
  • InnoPack: for pharmaceutical packaging and drug delivery systems
  • P-MEC: for pharmaceutical machinery, technology and equipment
  • Hi South East Asia: for nutraceuticals, functional food and beverages and dietary supplements


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Ingredient Marketplace – April 27-29, 2016

“The Mind of the Consumer”

April 27-29, 2016 • Orlando World Center Marriott • Expo Hall April 28-29


Focus areas include:

  • Healthy aging
  • Probiotics
  • Sports Nutrition
  • GMP Training
  • Weight Management


Consumer Packaged Goods Decision-Makers in the following disciplines:

  • Food Scientists/Technologists
  • R&D, Product Development & Quality Control
  • Corporate Management
  • Purchasing Management & Supply Chain
  • Manufacturing
  • Operations
  • Distribution


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CphI Istanbul – 1-3 June, 2016

1 – 3 June 2016, Istanbul Congress Center, ICC, Turkey

Mix with the world of Pharma products, people & solutions


A conference that gathers local, regional and global suppliers of raw materials, machinery, packaging solutions and contract services to bring cost-competitive pharmaceuticals to their individual markets.

2016’s event is co-located with:


  • ICSE: for contract manufacturing and services
  • P-MEC: for pharmaceutical machinery, technology and equipment
  • InnoPack: for pharmaceutical packaging and drug delivery systems


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Vitafoods Europe – May 10-12, 2016