Note: This event is limited to PURICA customers: health practitioners and health food retailers and staff ONLY.

PURICA welcomes you to an evening with Dr. John Holliday & Jason Watkin

This presentation will ensure you leave knowing everything your need to know about the spectacular world of mushrooms.

You will walk away with:

  • The HISTORY of medicinal mushrooms in traditional oriental therapies;
  • An UNDERSTANDING of how contemporary research has validated much of the ancient knowledge;
  • An APPRECIATION of the unique and potent properties of compounds extracted from medicinal mushrooms; including how they are grown and processed.
  • An UPDATE on how modern clinical practices in Asia — including japan, China and Korea — are increasingly reliant on mushroom-derived preparations;
  • A FEEL for where interdisciplinary science is taking mushroom therapies and how they can benefit you.

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John Holliday

Dr John Holliday


Dr. John Holliday is one of the world’s leading experts on medicinal mushrooms. He founded Aloha Medicinals and is the Vice President of the International Society for Medicinal Mushrooms, which includes many of the world’s preeminent scientists and is dedicated to the advancement of research in the field of medicinal mushrooms.

Jason Watkin

Jason Watkin

Co-Founder and Formulator for PURICA

Jason is a passionate speaker trained in pathophysiology, pharmacology and nutrition. What makes for a gripping presentation style is that he has also completed formal studies and meditative yogic practices in the Indo-Tibetan Tradition. His intent is to share modern and ancient wisdom to get at the root of what makes us unwell, and how to recover well-being.