The International PhytoEssence Consortium (IPEC) presents the 2017 Excellence Award to honorable D.ssa Emanuela Appetiti.

She is the Founding Member, President, and CEO of the Institute for the Preservation of Medical Traditions. President Appetiti is recognized for her remarkable dedication to the advancement of science, exemplary leadership in fostering interdisciplinary global collaborations focusing on the value of historical knowledge, cultures, and her valuable contributions to sustain the institutional achievements at the International Society for Phytocosmetic Science.