Update: 18:13 | 19/12/2019
(BGO) – On December 17, the Vietnam Association of Traditional Medicine (VATM) organized the second ceremony to bestow the title of national outstanding herbalists in 2019.
On the occasion, 82 traditional healers were honored for their achievements in promoting, preserving and developing the traditional medicine as well as increasing the herbal usage to care for the public health.
The Vietnam Association of Traditional Medicine honors the national outstanding herbalists.
Bac Giang province has two herbalists honored at the ceremony, namely Tran Ngoc Bich (born in 1962) Vice Chairwoman of the provincial Association of Traditional Medicine and Nguyen The Khiem (born in 1959), Chairman of the Association of Traditional Medicine in Tan Yen district.
They are two herbalists with several precious traditional medicines which have proved effectiveness in curing bone and joint diseases as well as been popularly promoted in Vietnam Traditional Medicine Magazine.
The event is held by the VATM every three years.