A flexible, innovative format, to inspire all whether you discover homeopathy or are an experienced homeopath.

17.11.2018, Saturday

  • 12:30 – 14:00 Registration
  • 14:00 – 14:20 Opening ceremony – speeches by Hélène Renoux and Edward De Beukelaer, greetings from official BG bodies
  • 14:20 – 14:30 Speech of Dr. Geetha Krishnan Gopalakrishna Pillai, Technical Officer; Traditional, Complementary, and Integrative Medicine Unit, World Health Organization
  • 14:30 – 14:55 Piano, Violin and Vocal – Miniconcert – Greetings for the participants from Girgina Girginova – Soprano, Desislava Cholakova – violin, Ivelina Ivancheva – piano
  • 14:55 – 15:20 Strategies for cooperation and integration of homeopathy in the medical practice in Bulgaria, Dora Pachova, Bulgaria
  • 15:20 – 15:45 Integration of Homeopathy in a University Children’s Hospital in Munich – Sigrid Kruse, Germany
  • 15:45 – 16:10 Influence of Adjunctive classical homeopathy on Global health status and Subjective wellbeing in cancer patients – a Pragmatic randomized controlled trial – Michael Frass, Austria
  • 16:10 – 16:35 The educational clinical practice in veterinary homeopathy in the frame of a university formation in Colombia – Marcella Munoz, Colombia
  • 16:35 – 17:00 Coffee break
  • 17:00 – 17:25 CliFiCol database and its importance for the development of homeopathy – Frederik Schroyens, Belgium
  • 17:25 – 17:50 Wound healing disorder in a horse, associated with antimicrobial resistant bacteria, resolved with a homeopathic remedy – a case report – Petra Weiermayer, Austria
  • 17:50 – 18:30 Case reports illustrating integration of Homeopathy in the Swiss public health system – Franziska Bläuer and Barbara Bichsel, Switzerland; “Homeopathic Consultant services at the University Hospital Bern, Switzerland”- Katharina Gaertner, Switzerland
  • 18:30 – 18:55 Integrating Veterinary Homeopathy into a Daily Clinic in Turkey – Banu Kantarcioglu, Turkey
  • 18:55 – 19:10 Presentation of 74th LMHI Congress, Sorento, Italy
  • 19:10 – 19:30 Discussions
  • 20:00 – 24:00 Networking Dinner Laura Catering Restaurant, National Palace of Culture


18.11.2018, Sunday

  • 9:30 – 9:55 Optional treatment with Homeopathy for children suffering from cancer – Erfried Pichler, Austria
  • 9:55 – 10:20 Effect of homeopathic treatments on inflammatory mediators after abdominal surgery in horses – Patricia Cayado, Spain
  • 10:20 – 10:45 Strategy in epilepsy: combination or selection of homeopathic and allopathic treatment – Stefan Kohlrausch, Germany/Spain
  • 10:45 – 11.10 Overview of homeopathy in India. Indian model of homeopathic health care. Evidence based homeopathic dermatology – Raj. K. Manchanda, India
  • 11:10 – 11:40 Coffee break
  • 11:40 – 12:05 Diabetes type 2 patients, homeopathy and Integrated medicine: preliminary results of a clinical study in the Center of Integrated Medicine – Rosaria Ferreri, Italy
  • 12:05-12:30 How to apply veterinary homeopathy in an everyday clinic in Slovenia – Mirjam Blattnik, Slovenia
  • 12:30 – 12:55 Fruitful collaboration between homeopathy and cardiology. Cardiological problems in daily homeopathic practice – hypertension, atrial fibrillation, heart failure, angina pectoris; short glances in acute and chronic cases – Susanne Diez, Austria
  • 12:55 – 13:20 Homeopathy at The Royal London Hospital for Integrated Medicine: Past, present and future. A story of adaptation in challenging times – Sara Eames, the United Kingdom
  • 13.20 – 13.45 Closing Ceremony


Date Venue Event
Thursday15 Nov Hilton Hotel Sofia 9:00– 18:00 Proving Workshop Research Workshop  
Guided Tour of Sofia – National Library

16 Nov

Hilton Hotel Sofia 9:00-12:30 ECH Council   IAVH Board
Boyana church, NH Museum 9:00-13:00 Visit of Boyana church, National History Museum and lunch    
Hilton Hotel Sofia 14:00 – 19:00 ECH Subcommittees meetings   VET Seminar
National Palace of culture 20:00 -24:00 Networking dinner in traditional Bulgarian restaurant “Chevermeto”    

17 Nov

Hilton Hotel Sofia 9:00 – 12:30 ECH General Assembly   VET Seminar
Hilton Hotel Sofia 12:30 – 13:30 Lunch Break
National Palace of Culture, Hall 6 13:30 – 19:00 ECH & IAVH Homeopathic symposium

Homeopathy in 21st century. Integrating Homeopathy in Human, Dental and Veterinary Medical Practice

National Palace of culture 20:00 – 24:00 Networking dinner

18 Nov

National Palace of Culture, Hall 6 9:30 – 13:30 ECH & IAVH Homeopathic symposium

Homeopathy in 21st century. Integrating Homeopathy in Human, Dental and Veterinary Medical Practice

15th November 2018 – Workshops Day, Hilton Hotel


Research Workshop

Clinical Research in Human and Veterinary Homeopathy – How to get things started? Do’s and Don’ts!

Specially tailored to those who are new to research in homeopathy.

Participants who have no own research project are also welcome to the Research Workshop.



Proving Workshop

  1. C4-trituration provings “from niche to mainstream”, their added value, their specificity
  2. How to differentiate between a proving and an adverse reaction.
  3. Provings as tools for basic homeopathic education.


16th November 2018, Hilton Hotel

Veterinary Seminar – How to successfully treat animals with homeopathy!

Friday afternoon: 14:00-19:00

  1. Homeopathic case taking in animals – Beatrice Milleder
  2. Structure and Use of the Repertory – Stefan Kohlrausch
  3. Behaviour disturbance case reports – Sara Fox Chapman
  4. A simple way to find appropriate behaviour rubrics – Bernhard Hornig
  5. Prevention and treatment of side effects of vaccination, drugs, chemotherapy and radiotherapy – Don Hamilton
  6. Antimicrobial resistance and homeopathy – Liesbeth Ellinger
  7. Management of homeopathic Mastitis Treatment in dairy cows – Maria Fernandez Portales
  8. Homeopathic prevention of internal and external parasites (Dirofilaria, Leishmania, Ticks, Fleas, Worms) – Stefan Kohlrausch
  9. Questions


17th November 2018, Hilton Hotel

Veterinary seminar – How to successfully treat animals with homeopathy!

Saturday morning: 9:00-12:30

  1. Rhus toxicodendron – Peter Gregory
  2. Ulisse’s journey – Severe pneumonia in a male ferret – Cinzia Ciarmatori
  3. How can we discover the appropriate remedy for an acute case in a successful way – Carolina Gonzalez
  4. IBD and lymphocytic gastroenteritis: strategy to cure and interaction with early chemotherapeutic treatment – David Bettio


The Symposium and seminars are designed for doctors and veterinarians of all kinds of specialisations. We recommend to participate in both human and veterinarian sessions as our experience from international conferences shows we can learn from interdisciplinary experiences and cooperation.