• Welcome
    Welcome to the Jacka Foundation of Natural Therapies
  • The Jacka Foundation of Natural Therapies
    The Jacka Foundation of Natural Therapies advancing natural therapies by facilitating leadership and mentoring in research and practice
  • The World Naturopathic Federation was established in Paris, France in 2015. The WNF represents naturopathic organizations from around the world and its role is to promote and advance the naturopathic profession...
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  • Since its inception in 2010 the Jacka Foundation’s major focus has been the awarding of grants to support research and development in areas relevant to the naturopathy profession.
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  • In 2015 the Jacka Foundation awarded three postgraduate scholarships.
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  • Postgraduate scholarships for CAM research are available at several Australian universities
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  • Meet the new naturopathy research fellows and read more about the International Naturaphy Research Leadership program.
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  • Judy Jacka was invited to speak at the NHAA 10th International Conference on Herbal Medicine in Brisbane in March.
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  • Our Congratulations to Judy Jacka on recently being awarded the "Lady Cilento Award” by CMA. Presented by CEO Carl Gibson at the Conference Gala Dinner, 26th October in Sydney.
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  • Industry News - Projects - Research - International Visitors. See link to the latest NICM May 2017 newsletter.
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  • Judy was the invited speaker at the inaugural Australian Naturopathic Summit at Kingscliff NSW 27-28 August 2016
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  • On 9 April 2016 Judy Jacka, Vice-Chair of the Jacka Foundation of Natural Therapies, was made an Honorary Fellow of Western Sydney University. The award was made in recognition of Judy's leadership in the naturopathic profession and her roles as a practitioner, educator, writer and philanthropist. The award was part of a graduation ceremony at WSU, during which Judy received her Fellowship and was the guest speaker. She was introduced by Professor Barney Glover, Vice-Chancellor of the
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  • Two of the Jacka Foundation's inaugural scholarship recipients, Lauren Burns and Nichole Bijlsma, pictured with their research supervisor Prof Marc Cohen, at RMIT's award night for scholarship recipients on Wednesday 18 May, 2016
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  • The natural therapies industry continues to grow

    The natural therapies industry continues to grow

    Herbal medicine is booming; the international herbal medicine market is forecast to reach $93 billion per year by 2015 The natural therapies industry is an important contributor to the Australian economy; it generates revenue of $3.1 billion per year and is predicted to grow at about 6% per year over the next five years The industry provides employment for about 29,000 Australians It is estimated that 2 in 3 Australians use natural therapies each year
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