Marie Winters, ND, FABNO, is a 2006 graduate of Bastyr University. She was the first naturopathic doctor to establish a free-standing practice in Philadelphia. In addition to serving patients in her private practice, Winters is committed to the growth and development of the field of naturopathic medicine. She serves as adjunct faculty at Bridgeport University College of Naturopathic Medicine, where she supervises integrative oncology shifts in their teaching clinic, and as president of the Pennsylvania Association of Naturopathic Physicians. She was instrumental in the successful legislative effort to regulate naturopathic medicine in Pennsylvania.