The Eight Methods of Resolving Heat

Heat is everywhere these days! From the planetary crisis of global warming to inflammatory conditions in the body, heat is affecting us from a micro to macro level. This two-day course will expand your clinical ability to assist patients manifesting inflammatory heat disorders.

The eight methods of resolving heat are a series of strategies and protocols for dealing with multiple manifestations of heat (i.e. inflammation) in the body. These methods are particularly suitable for managing and treating dermatological and autoimmune diseases.

Depending on the diseases’ nature, location, & mode of manifestation these methods are used either singularly or more often in combination to resolve symptoms and signs of heat.

Don’t miss this is a great opportunity to learn directly from Mazin Al-Khafaji who is considered a world leader in skin disorders.

  • Date: Sunday, March 22 – Monday, March 23, 2020
  • Speaker: Mazin Al-Khafaji
  • CEUs/PDAs: 14
  • Modality: Herbal

The course structure is as follows:

The morning of day one will cover the following topics
1.Discussion of the location, pathology and symptoms & signs of these 8 approaches to resolve heat
2.Discussion of the treatment principles as well as the major ingredients that are most effective for each of the 8 approaches.
The remainder of the two days, between 24 and 28 cases (depending on time available) will be presented showcasing in great detail the ways in which these protocols are used. For each case, in depth discussion of synergetic combination of ingredients and their adjustments used to mirror the changes that are seen as the condition improves. Alongside this, multiple before, during, and after slides are also used to show the salient features and progress of the condition.

Conditions presented include:

Acne ● Papular eczema ● Atopic eczema ● Nummular eczema ● Fingertip eczema ● Guttate psoriasis ● Plaque psoriasis ● Para- psoriasis ● Alopecia Areata ● Lichen planus ● Impetigo ● Folliculitis ● Exfoliative Cheilitis


Mazin Al-Khafaji

Mazin Al-Khafaji, Doctor of Chinese Medicine (Shanghai, China); FRCHM, ATCM; CEO of Avicenna Centre for Chinese Medicine, UK

Mazin is recognized as a pioneer and leading expert of Clinical Chinese Herbal medicine in the West, and a leading expert in Chinese Medicine Dermatology, Allergic & Auto-immune Disease and Inflammatory Disease.

Over the past 30 years he has taught his successful and innovative approach to clinical practice to many hundreds of doctors and students worldwide, alongside his commitments at a busy practice.

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