Jacqui Stringer, UK
LECTURE: Efficacy of essential oils in acute cancer care: what does it look like?
MASTERCLASS: Aromatherapy in an acute cancer setting: challenges, rewards and applications
Jacqui is Clinical Research Lead for the Complementary Health and Wellbeing services at The Christie NHS Trust (UK); an acute cancer hospital in Manchester, UK where she has been working clinically with essential oils since 1997. Jacqui’s clinical focus is the management of patients with complex physiological and/ or psychological needs, at all stages of their treatment. The role includes maintaining a clinical case load where essential oil preparations are often used in conjunction with standard licensed medications to facilitate maximum healing/ symptom support. In addition to her clinical duties, Jacqui leads on the department’s research program as a central part of her role.