Karolyn A. Gazella has been writing and publishing integrative health information since 1992. She is the publisher of the Natural Medicine Journal and the author or coauthor of hundreds of articles and several booklets and books including her latest book The Definitive Guide to Thriving After Cancer that she wrote with Lise Alschuler, ND, FABNO. Gazella is the co-creator and Chief Executive Officer of the iTHRIVE Plan, an innovative online wellness program specifically for cancer survivors.
Tina Kaczor, ND, FABNO, is editor in chief of Natural Medicine Journal and a naturopathic physician, board certified in naturopathic oncology. She received her naturopathic doctorate from National College of Natural Medicine, Portland, Oregon, and completed her residency in naturopathic oncology at Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Tulsa, Oklahoma. Kaczor received undergraduate degrees from the State University of New York at Buffalo. She is the past president and treasurer of the Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians and secretary of the American Board of Naturopathic Oncology. She has been published in several peer-reviewed journals. Kaczor is based in Eugene, Oregon.
Kathi Magee has been involved in the natural health industry for over 20 years. Kathi and her sister Karolyn owned a publishing company specializing in custom content creation for retailers and healthcare professionals. From there, she moved to focusing on advertising sales in the professional market. Her last position was Midwest Sales Director for Yoga Journal and Vegetarian Times where she was involved in custom creation of integrative programs for her clients that included print, digital, social media and live events. As a breast cancer survivor, Kathi is passionate about the true concept of integrative medicine, and helping to educate and empower as many people possible!
Jacob Schor ND, FABNO, is a graduate of National College of Naturopathic Medicine, Portland, Oregon, and now practices in Denver, Colorado. He served as president to the Colorado Association of Naturopathic Physicians and is on the board of directors of the Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians. He is recognized as a fellow by the American Board of Naturopathic Oncology. He serves on the editorial board for the International Journal of Naturopathic Medicine, Naturopathic Doctor News and Review (NDNR), and Integrative Medicine: A Clinician's Journal. In 2008, he was awarded the Vis Award by the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians. His writing appears regularly in NDNR, the Townsend Letter, and Natural Medicine Journal, where he is the Abstracts & Commentary editor.
Deirdre Shevlin Bell has more than 15 years' experience in health and wellness publishing. She has held editorial positions on publications for both professionals and consumers. She is passionate about broadening public awareness of matters related to natural health. Deirdre holds a Bachelor of Science in linguistics from Georgetown University. She is based in Denver.