In 2019 INFTA was privileged to expand its Advisory Board yet again. At the end of this year, the Advisory Board comprises ten members. Our esteemed Advisory Board members come from Australia (4), Germany (2), New Zealand (1), the USA (1) and Taiwan (1). Their expertise ranges from Forest Medicine to Cancer Research, from Public Health to Qigong and from Counselling to Environmental Politics. Five of INFTA’s Advisory Board members contributed to the International Handbook of Forest Therapy which has been released officially on 1 December 2019.