DOCTOR BARAA ALMANSOUR

Syria

Leveraging the Healing Potential of Neroli Hydrolate for Coping with War and Earthquake-Induced Stress, Anxiety, and Depression

Dr Almansour completed her PhD in ( Horticulture) from University of Horticultural Sciences, Bagalkot with specialization in Medicinal and Aromatic plants and refined her skills within the rural community in Syria. She has combined her scientific and practical approach, trying to enable women achieving more sustainable development outcomes.
She has worked with UNDP as a trainer in many training programs, and collaborated with them in the creation of an e-book about making liquid fertilizer from natural resources that supports the concept of sustainability.
She has also been an associated Partner - Traditional knowledge and innovative approaches project, at the University of Rostock – Germany.

She completed her Diploma in Aromatherapy using aromatic oils from the Psychological Rehabilitation Center in Kolkata, India and created a small project about “Aroma soap” as an attempt to simplify aromatherapy science, by using natural products in daily life, supported by positive affirmations to enhance psychological well -being in easy and affordable way. 
Dr Almansour  joined the BioCham company as Production Manager, supervising their organic fields (Rose,Lavender, German chamomile), and believes that using these natural products could make a difference by enhancing mental health resilience and  total well-being.

Her research interests include medicinal and aromatic plants, Essential oils and hydrosols, Organic farming and Aromatherapy.

PROFESSOR THOMAS HUMMEL

GERMANY

CHANCHAL CABRERA

CANADA

DOCTOR MICHAEL LEON

USA

DOCTOR NICOLE BOUKHALIL

LEBANON

MARCO VALUSSI

ITALY

DOCTOR RUTA ALDONYTE

LITHUANIA

FIONA HEDIGAN

IRELAND

DOCTOR EVA HEUBERGER

GERMANY

DOCTOR BENOIT ROGER

CANADA

PÄIVI HELENA BLÖCHL

AUSTRIA

FRAUKE GALIA

USA

JANET NIENHUIS

THE NETHERLANDS

DOCTOR ADRIANA NUNES WOLFFENBÜTTEL

BRAZIL

CLAIRE ROBILLIARD

ENGLAND

DOCTOR SUNITA SINGH

INDIA

DEVI PRASAD BHANDARI

NEPAL

DOCTOR MARIAN REVEN

USA

GUS LE BRETON

ZIMBABWE

CAROLINE INGRAHAM

ENGLAND

MARIA APARECIDA DAS NEVES

BRAZIL

JONATHAN BENAVIDES

THE NETHERLANDS

DENISE CUSACK

USA

JONATHAN HINDE

ENGLAND

MADELEINE KERKHOF

THE NETHERLANDS

HELEN NAGLE-SMITH

ENGLAND

DOCTOR RAFAEL OLIVEIRA DA SILVA

BRAZIL

KAREN SWANEPOEL

SOUTH AFRICA

DOCTOR FRANÇOISE COUIC-MARINIER

FRANCE

TERESA BARRON

ENGLAND

SANIEN DE BEER

SOUTH AFRICA

JENNIFER PRESSIMONE

USA

KAYLA FIORAVANTI

USA

JIRBIE GO

PHILIPPINES

NINA MEDVED

SLOVENIA

MARJU KIVI

Portugal