Joe Tafur

Co-Founder | Author, The Fellowship of the River, Church of the Eagle of the Condor Author of The Fellowship of the River - a series of stories that chronicles his work in the Peruvian Amazon at Nihue Rao Centro Espiritual, completed his family medicine training at UCLA and spent two years in academic research at the UCSD Department of Psychiatry in a lab focused on mind-body medicine

About this speaker

Joe Tafur, M.D., is a Colombian-American family physician originally

from Phoenix, Arizona. After completing his family medicine training

at UCLA, Dr. Tafur spent two years in academic research at the UCSD

Department of Psychiatry in a lab focused on mind-body medicine. After

his research fellowship, over a period of six years, he lived and

worked in the Peruvian Amazon at the traditional healing center Nihue

Rao Centro Espiritual. There he worked closely with master Shipibo

healer Ricardo Amaringo and trained in ayahuasca curanderismo. In his

book "The Fellowship of the River: A Medical Doctor's Exploration into

Traditional Amazonian Plant Medicine," through a series of stories,

Dr. Tafur shares his unique experience and integrative theories.

Talks

A Spiritual Approach to Psychedelic Medicine and Integration

May 21, 2022, 06:15 PM
Joe Tafur