Dr Tessa Therkleson (died 8 August 2016)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) – ECU
" The experience of receiving ginger compresses in persons with osteoarthritis – a phenomenological study. Further details: "Ginger Therapy"
Masters by Research – ECU
"A phenomenological inquiry into the patient’s experience of the external application of ginger "
Registered Nurse – NZ
Registered NZ Anthroposophic Nurse Specialist
"A New Zealander, with an in-depth knowledge and interest in the research of natural therapies and complementary health, who had travelled extensively to pursue this interest."