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  • California Institute of Integral Studies 1453 Mission Street San Francisco, CA 94103 (map)

Take a deep dive into the world of psychedelic medicines with distinguished ethnopharmacologist Dennis McKenna. In this interactive workshop, Dr. McKenna shares findings and personal experiences from his over 40 years of working with plant hallucinogens, including ayahuasca and oo-koo-he.

In this interdisciplinary workshop, Dr. McKenna combines his extensive knowledge of ethnobotany, psychopharmacology, and history, as well as his philosophical and spiritual reflections. Drawing upon his wide range of experiences from collaborations with his brother, Terence McKenna, to his extensive fieldwork in the Peruvian, Colombian and Brazilian Amazon, Dr. McKenna guides participants toward a deeper understanding of psychedelic plants. Discover the science behind these mysterious medicines and learn more about the therapeutic application of psilocybin and other psychedelic medicines.

Leave this workshop with new insights into these powerful medicines from a renowned expert in the field of psychedelic research.

This workshop does not promote, facilitate, or require the use of ethnogens. This event and the views expressed by the presenter(s) are not a reflection of the views of California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS), its Center for Psychedelic Therapies and Research, or the individuals employed by CIIS.