Erin Lovell Verinder

Erin is a fully qualified Herbalist, Nutritionist, & Energetic Healer who has worked in the healing realms for twenty-one years.

Erin will be presenting on the concept of “extending our reach” – how we can get our knowledge, experience, and herbs out into the wider community.

Professor Kerry Bone



Professor Kerry Bone is the co-founder and innovation driver at MediHerb, where he serves as Director of R and D. He regularly lectures in Australia and overseas and is a prolific author, with seven published herbal medicine texts and over 40 scientific papers on herbal research. His most recent book, on Functional Herbal Therapy, was published in 2021. In 2015 Kerry’s lifelong contribution to the field of herbal therapy was recognised with the Lady Cilento award, and in 2022 he was awarded for an outstanding contribution to herbal medicine by the National Institute of Integrative Medicine (Australia). Kerry maintains a busy herbal and naturopathic practice in Toowoomba, Queensland where he has been in continuous service for 38 years.

Sharon Erdrich

Auckland Gut Clinic

Sharon is our inuagural 2022 NMHNZ Achievement award winner, PhD candidate, and owner of the Auckland Gut Clinic.

Sharon will be sharing her PhD experience & research with us.