President: Nora Laubstein

ANME President

Based in Gelnhausen. Co-Founder, General Secretary until 2007, and President since 2007
Background in Philology and Ethnology, and languages: German, English, and Spanish
1992-1995, Heilpraktiker studies in Frankfurt, including practical training
1995-present, private practice as Heilpraktiker
From 2019-present, President of Deutscher Naturheilbund e.V. (
Docent for health-professional organisations in the fields of Naturopathy, CAM, and health policy
From 1998-present, member of the advisory board for Union Deutscher Heilpraktiker e.V.

Vice-President: Uwe Peters, Ph.D.

ANME Board Based in Herborn. Degree in Biology: Ruhr-Universität Bochum
1993-present, employed at Institute for Microbiology, Hessen (
1999-2010, board member and from 2010 to present, delegate of Hufelandgesellschaft
2009-present, board member: “AMT e.V.” Represents AMT in the working group, “Future of Phytotherapie.” Honorary member: “Network Management and Health e.V.”
Member of the academic advisory council: “Gemeinnützigen Europäischen Dachverbandes für Stressmedizin Bundes-Verband Deutschland e.V.”
Numerous publications in the field of natural medicine, in particular microbiological therapy

Vice-President: Lauren Tuchman, MSTOM

L TuchmanBased in Heidelberg. Diplomat in Acupuncture, certification in Oriental Medicine, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Herbology: (NCCAOM, THSU, USA) (
Specialized training in Traditional Japanese Pediatric Medicine (shonishin) (STEAM, Amsterdam, Netherlands), and Quantum Reflex Analysis Master/Nutrition (QRA), (Premier Research Labs, USA)
Active engagement in food and diet therapy, preventative medicine, food security, food policy, and nutrition education. Additionally, coordinator for ANME's Working Group 2: Remedies, medicines, supplements, etc. (Heilmittel, Arzneimittel, Nahrungsergänzungsmittel (NEM) etc.)

General Secretary: Christina Blank

ANME General secretaryBased in Burgwedel-Wettmar. Heilpraktikerin and freelance Occupational Therapist
2010-present, working as a practitioner focusing on Ayurvedic Medicine and Kalari-Tradition (
Member of ANME since 2007
2009, elected to the ANME advisory board; additionally serves as minute-keeper
2012, elected to the ANME board as general secretary

Treasuress: Renate Köchling-Dietrich

ANME board Renate Koechling DietrichBased in Hanau. Heilpraktikerin and Shiatsu Practitioner, working in private practice and as a Shiatsu teacher and lecturer.
Managing Director: Tanasue GmbH, House of Japanese Medicine in Hanau, ( Responsible for the Bachelor course in Complementary Methods at Steinbeis University Berlin (SHB).
Numerous other training/education:
Wellmother, | Far Eastern health counseling, Bazi Suanming, Qigong.
Additionally: Banking professional; MA Art History

Advisory Board:

Dr. iur. Ricarda Dill

ANME Board Based in Detmold. Lawyer, LL.D., 2007-present Homeopathic practitioner (Heilpraktikerin)
2009-present, Homeopath for animals (Tierheilpraktikerin) (
Member of: German Society of Alternative Practitioners and Physiotherapists for Animals (DGT e.V.) and Professionals' Association of Classical Homeopaths for Animals (BKTD e.V.)
1993-2013, research assistant in the legal department of the University of Mannheim, and senior legal manager, legal department, of the Lippe Church (Lippische Landeskirche)

2012 Founded the Seminar Centre for Animal Health OWL, “Ostwestfalen- Lippe” (
Volunteer in emergency counseling, advocates for the preservation of complementary and alternative medicine

Ralf Dissemond

ANME BoardBased in Euskirchen. Registered German Naturopath and practitioner of homeopathy, and from 2005-present, practitioner working in private practice
2009 received certification in Germany by “Stiftung Homöoapathie-Zertifikat”
2009-present, President of “Verband klassischer Homöopathen Deutschlands" - VKHD (, an association representing Heilpraktikers practicing classical homeopathy. Currently, treasurer of the European Central Council for Homeopaths (ECCH): (

Alena Dudáková, MBA

Alena DudakovaBased in Prague. Long-term volunteer working in Josef Zezulka’s professional chamber: “Sanator: the Union of Biotronicists,” (, Prague Member of the Translation Department, foreign relations representative, and assistant to Tomáš Pfeiffer, Sanator director
Active support of the efforts of Sanator to include CAM fields in the healthcare system and facilitate the cooperation of conventional and non-conventional medicine.
Support of Josef Zezulka’s Biotronics — including its promotion and recognition in healthcare structures
Additionally, active communication with other teams of the Chamber, and with foreign contacts
Also employed in the banking sector

Maria Leoni Georgopoulou

ANME boardBased in Athens. Education in Greece and internationally; works as Naturopath, holistic therapist, and as holistic therapies (i.e., Reiki) educator. Additionally, experienced in psycho-energetic diagnosis
2013, founded the educational, cultural, and humanitarian non-profit: “Omorfos Kosmos” (Beautiful World) (— Providing e-learning aromatherapy, flower essence, and holistic nutrition courses. Support and humanitarian aid goes to indigent and largely single-parent families
2015-present, president of the Social Cooperative, “Anthea,” where she creates products for charity. She also imports orchid flower essences, “Living Tree Orchids,” from Scotland, and products for the protection from geopathic stress and radiation from Australia

Zeynep Sayman

ANME BoardBased in Berlin
MSc Design, University of the Arts Bremen: (
2004-present, freelance graphic & web designer (
Trainer for Qi Gong, Deutsche Qi Gong Gesellschaft & Chan Mi Gong Gesellschaft
2012-present, member of the advisory board and content-management administrator for the ANME-Website

Dr. Iulian Mihail Tecu

Iulian Mihail TecuBased in Pitesti, Romania. Education in Romania and internationally; works as General Physician – Family Doctor, Clinical Herbalism and Holistic Nutrition Practitioner, PR Specialist and Researcher in the field of Natural Medicine, Phototherapy. In Natural Research field, involved especially into “green” extraction optimization.
More than 20 years in medical and pharmaceutical field, most of them into executive of multinational pharma companies. Involved into product development of natural medicines, especially in the field of herbal supplements and aromatherapy (Capsio, Capsinol Nasal Sprays and more others –
Educative materials or webinars about natural medicine , in social media as .#DrNature,