Professor Kerry Bone is the co-founder and innovation driver atMediHerb, where he serves as Director of Research and Development. In 2016MediHerb was awarded the American Botanical Council’s (ABC’s) Varro E. TylerAward for excellence in Phytomedicinal Research.
As part of his educational role, Kerry is Principal of theAustralian College of Phytotherapy and also Adjunct Professor at New YorkChiropractic College, providing input into their postgraduate applied nutritionprogram. He also founded the successful Masters of Health Science (HerbalMedicine) course at the University of New England in 2004, and served there asAssociate Professor from 2004 to 2012.
Kerry is co-author of more than 30 scientific papers on herbalresearch, including original research and systematic reviews. He currentlyserves as the only Australian member of the editorial board of the journal ,the top herbal research journal in the world, and is also on the advisory boardof the ABC.
He has also written or co-written six popular textbooks on botanical medicine, including his latest with Simon Mills, the long-awaited secondedition of ,which was awarded the 2013 James A. Duke Excellence in Botanical LiteratureAward by the ABC. Other key texts include (also awarded the James A Duke Awardin 2006) and Thesetexts are widely used at naturopathic and medical colleges throughout theworld.