ACEPRD Herbal Workshop

The University of Jos African Centre of Excellence in Phytomedicine Research and Development is organizing a Short Certificate Course for Herbal/Alternative Medicine practitioners, Doctors, Pharmacists and other health workers from 23rd – 28th  October, 2017. Training will include:

  • Traditional medicine knowledge and history
  • Cultivation, Harvesting concepts and identification
  • Methods of quality control, extraction, standardization ,potency and variability of herbs
  • Efficacy and safety of the use of herbal medicine products
  • Understanding and application of herbal medicine
  • Primary production methods of preparation, for example, infusions, teas, decoctions tinctures. Dosage standardization.
  • Principles of toxicology and effect of herb-herb and herb to drug interactions
  • How to set up business including ethical and legal issues , keeping records, marketing and business planning
  • Apprenticeship and communication skills

Workshop fee- N20, 000 which will include tea break, lunch and course materials

Venue: ACEPRD Conference Hall, Senior Staff Quarters, Bauchi road

Admission Requirements: Minimum of first school leaving certificate or higher school certificate. Interested participants are to forward letter of interest to the email:  or or call 08037009165/08093760944

Certificates will be presented at the end of the workshop. Only 40 spots are available.



Mr Monday M. Danjem