- AromaPharmacokinetics: Why Should We Learn It, Anyway? 34min
AromaPharmacokinetics: Why Should We Learn It, Anyway?
What You'll Learn
- Why you should learn AromaPharmacokinetics!
- How to make learning AromaPharmacokinetics FUN!
In this short course, you’ll learn the basics and some fun facts on essential oil pharmacokinetics, AKA AromaPharmacokinetics. Even though we love essential oils, often the mere thought of nerdy words like “pharmacokinetics” makes our brains shut down! Dr. Tim loves teaching aromatherapy and nerdy science topics, and he wants to get you inspired and excited about learning AromaPharmacokinetics, too!
Essential oils are incredible, potent, chemical cocktails. Understanding their pharmacokinetics is a fundamental component to learning how to safely and effectively use essential oils, especially their real-world applications. Whether it’s for personal use, clinical use, perfumery, bath and body products, fragrance, cleaning products, whatever the case may be, understanding pharmacokinetics is practical and relevant.
Timothy Miller ND, LAc, RA is a naturopathic physician, licensed acupuncturist, and registered aromatherapist. He is a graduate of the National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) in Portland, OR.
Dr. Tim is a chemistry nerd. He is fascinated by the chemistry found in the natural world. Fueled by the abundant, potent, and unique components within aromatherapy, Dr. Tim has sought to understand how essential oils act on the body and identify which clinical applications are best incorporated into practice.
Dr. Tim first began his aromatherapy studies in 2005. He has since traveled the world to advance his understanding of essential oils and their clinical implications. Dr. Tim has studied with Rhiannon Lewis, Mark Webb, Gabriel Mojay, Kurt Schnaubelt, and Jeffrey Yuen. He has successfully completed a National Association of Holistic Aromatherapy (NAHA) approved course and has completed the requirements to become a registered aromatherapist. He is a member of the Aromatherapy Registration Council (ARC).
Beyond his love of aromatherapy, Dr. Tim is an avid traveler and student of foreign languages. He enjoys spending time with his family, watching movies, and being in nature. Dr. Tim loves to learn new things and is driven by self-improvement and emotional intelligence.
Dr. Tim believes deeply in Docere and loves to teach. He is an international speaker, workshop leader and contributing author. He believes learning should be fun and makes every attempt to engage his students in a profound and meaningful way.
Dr. Tim has taken part in several podcasts discussing a range of topics. Please find them below:
1. AromaChemistry with Dr. Tim - NAHA's Beyond Aromatics Podcast
2. How to Fall in Love with Essential Oil Chemistry with Dr. Tim - Atlantic Institute of Aromatherapy and Nyssa Hanger
3. Conscious Living with Dr. Tim - The Orson Wells Show
4. The Naturopathic Journey with Dr. Tim - Eight Billion Podcast
5. Don't Throw Away Your Shot with Dr. Tim - LabAroma Podcast