Mazin Al-Khafaji

Mazin Al-Khafaji

Mazin is a master herbalist and recognised as one of the leading clinicians and teachers in the field of dermatology and Chinese medicine. Over the past three decades he has taught his successful and innovative approach to clinical practice to thousands of students worldwide. His teaching is firmly based on his own clinical practice and experiences of over 40 years in the field.

Mazin has treated unusual and difficult diseases with great success for the last 36 years, and has a particular interest in skin, auto-immune & allergic and inflammatory disease.

Keynote Presentation Title: An Introduction to Understanding and Treating Disease of the Skin with Chinese Herbal Medicine

10:30am-12:00pm, Saturday 18 May 2019

Addressing one of the major threats to global health, Mazin Al-Khafaji will outline the important methods and protocols available to us for treating both acute and chronic, mild and severe bacterial infections of the skin.

In view of the dangerously high and increasing prevalence of antibiotic resistance worldwide, and the continued misuse of antibiotics in humans and the food chain, there has never been a more urgent time to utilise the effective approaches that Chinese medicine has to offer in managing these conditions, something Mazin has done with great skill and mastery for many years.

Presentation Title: The Treatment of Bacterial Infections of the Skin with Chinese Herbal Medicine

1:30-3:00pm, Sunday 19 May 2019

Skin disorders in their various forms are amongst the commonest diseases suffered by mankind, accounting for no less than 1 in 5 of all visits to outpatient’s departments in the Weston world.
Chinese herbal medicine has a real and enduring answer for a significant number of sufferers of many diseases of the skin. It can induce spectacular and lasting change in a whole range of intractable conditions such as eczema, acne and psoriasis and yet due to lack of specialists training, numerous practitioners of Chinese medicine fail to achieve optimal results that are well within their grasp.

In this brief introduction, an overview of Chinese medicines approach to understanding and treating skin disease is presented.