Qualifications and experience


Elizabeth d’Avigdor M.Cl.Sc.(Comp.Med.), Dip.Nutr., DMH, DRM. Member ATMS, NHAA

I am a Naturopath in continuous clinical practice since 1994.

I lectured for three years at Endeavour College of Natural Health in Sydney to Bachelor of Health Science students.

I worked for Blackmores Ltd. from 2000-2017 and for Bioceuticals from 2017-2018, as Senior Professional Educator focussing on the Blackmores Celloid Mineral Therapy range.  I researched, wrote and delivered workshops and lectures nationally and internationally for health care professionals.

I am Programme Director of Botanica Ethiopia, a project supporting traditional herbal medicine sustainability in Ethiopia www.botanicaethiopia.com

My qualifications:

Master of Clinical Science (Complementary Medicine). Southern Cross University 2012

Diploma of Nutrition (Naturecare, Sydney)

Diploma of Remedial Massage (Naturecare, Sydney)

Diploma of Medical Herbalism (Southern Cross Herbal College, Gosford)

Certificate of Iridology (Naturecare, Sydney)

Current SJA First Aid

Certificate IV in Workplace Assessment and Training


Research article

d’Avigdor E. et al. The current status of knowledge of herbal medicine and medicinal plants in Fiche, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2014 10:38


Ethiopia: A herbal experience. Australian Journal of Herbal Medicine 2014: 26(2)


Fx Medicine 2018: Children’s Health with Mineral Therapy.

Radio: Ethiopian English national radio, Addis Ababa 2017. Interview discussion on herbs, health and biodiversity:  herbal medicine project in Ethiopia. www.botanicaethiopia.com


Rotary Foundation Paul Harris Fellow, 2012

NHAA 2013 Special Award for work with Botanica Ethiopia

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