AIA 2023 Virtual Conference - Aromatherapy Research, Safety, and Application – Inspiring Momentum In Our Profession

  • March 31, 2023
  • April 01, 2023
  • 2 sessions
  • March 31, 2023, 8:00 AM 5:00 PM (MDT)
  • April 01, 2023, 8:00 AM 5:05 PM (MDT)
  • AIA Classroom


(depends on selected options)

Base fee:
  • Full conference with 30 day access to content.
  • Free Registration for AIA 2023 Speakers

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The Alliance of International Aromatherapists invites you to register for our 2023 Virtual Conference

Aromatherapy Research, Safety, and Application – Inspiring Momentum In Our Profession

Our 2023 Virtual Conference will be held March 31, 2023 - April 1, 2023. The focus of the conference will be on Aromatherapy Research, Safety, and Application in the Aromatherapy Community.

The conference will be held in our Learning Management System, AIA Classroom. Attendees will have access to session recordings, notes and additional resources to enrich your learning experience. Session recordings will be available to all attendees for 30 days. Unlimited lifetime access can be purchased for an additional $75.00.

Here are the Details:

Day One 3/31/23 - Research

Opening Ceremony and Aromatherapy Meditation

8:00am - 8:30am (Mountain Time)

Denise Joswiak

Santalum from the Perspectives of Biomedicine, TCM and Its Ancient Mythology; a Research Update

8:30am - 9:30am (Mountain Time)

Gabriel Mojay 

Evidence Based Cannabis Medicine for Female Health Concerns 

9:40am - 10:10am (Mountain Time)

Colleen Quinn

The Right Tool: Demystifying Quality Appraisal Checklists and Reporting Guidelines (ARQAT)

10:20 - 10:50 am (Mountain Time)

Marian "Marnie" Reven

Elucidating Biological Pathways of Essential Oils for Pain Using Local Thermal Hyperemia

11:00am - 11:30am (Mountain Time)

Dawn Langley-Brady

Adding to the Pool of Aromatherapy Knowledge - Case Study Collaborative

11:40am - 12:00pm (Mountain Time)

Lora Cantele

Lunch (with case study open roundtable discussions)

12:10pm - 12:50pm (Mountain Time)

Case Study Open Forum Discussions Lunch

12:10pm -12:50pm (Mountain Time)

hosted by Colleen Thompson

Case Studies -

Lynn Thiry -

Upper back, Shoulder and Neck Pain, Stress and Eczema

Zoé Pichot

Orange (Citrus sinensis L. person CH.), Sweet Thyme (Thymus vulgaris L. ct. Linalool), Peppermint (Mentha piperita L. Var piperita) and Wintergreen (Gaultheria fragrantissima Wall.) essential oils used as a protocol for tobacco and cannabis substance use disorder

Research Intensive Part 1: How To Design A Case Series Study

1:00pm - 2:45pm (Mountain Time)

Jessie Hawkins

Research Intensive Part 2: Outcomes Assessment Best Practices For Aromatherapy Research or Case Studies

3:15pm - 5:00pm (Mountain Time)

Jacqui Stringer

Day Two 4/1/23 - Safety, Regulation, and Application

Opening Greeting: Chair Pilates

8:00am – 8:30am (Mountain Time)

Mary Ellen Dorey

Investigating Essential Oil Oxidation Products

8:30am-9:30am (Mountain Time)

Benoit Roger 

Preservatives in Aromatherapy Formulations

9:40am -10:10am (Mountain Time)

Kayla Fioravanti

Trauma Informed Aromatherapy

10:20am - 10:50am (Mountain Time)

Elizabeth Guthrie

Trauma Informed Client Intakes

11:00am -11:30am (Mountain Time)

Cynthia Tamlyn

Lunch (with case study open roundtable discussions)

11:40pm - 12:25pm (Mountain Time)

Panel Discussion: How is Aromatherapy Practiced and Regulated Around the World?

11:40am - 12:25pm (Mountain Time)

AIA International Representatives

Panelists -

Jirbie Go- Philippines

Tresa Staeven- Canada

Deby Atterby- Australia

Joni Carroll- USA

Jinhee Park- Korea

Cami Lee- The Netherlands 

Moderators - Amanda Lattin and Madeleine Kerkhof

Aromatherapy and Acupuncture Clinical Applications

1:00pm - 2:00pm (Mountain Time)

Amanda Lattin & David Tircuit

Immunity in the 21st Century

2:10pm - 2:40 pm (Mountain Time)

Linda Ann Kahn

Safe use of Aromatics Internally - an Evidence Based Approach

2:50pm - 3:20 pm (Mountain Time)

Mark Webb

Tissue Healing Using Australian Native Essential Oils and Extracts

3:20pm – 4:05pm (Mountain Time)

Deby Atterby

Aromatherapy without Suppression, Holistic vs. Allopathic Approaches to Skincare

4:15 pm: - 5:00pm (Mountain Time)

Natallia Dzichkouskaia


Interested in being a sponsor at our 2023 conference? Several sponsorship packages with excellent benefits including sponsor logo, journal advertising, social media and more are available. Email for more information

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