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Virtual Lunchbox Talk: The Search for Anti-Cancer Phytochemicals in Lumbee Herbal Medicine
June 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
With Dr. Tracie Locklear, Research Assistant Professor, North Carolina Central University
Date: Thursday, June 24, 2021
Time: 12:00 PM-1:00 PM EST
Location: Zoom webinar
Fee: Free, $5 suggested fee
The North Carolina Native American Ethnobotany Project was a 2-year research investigation of cultural and medicinal plants of significance to Indigenous communities in North Carolina. This lecture highlights several plants with a long history of medicinal use within these communities to fight infections and examines the scientific evidence to support their use by local communities.