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October 13, 2017
   For Immediate Release Palm Harbor, FL – The Integrative and Functional Nutrition Academy (IFNA) is proud to announce its corporate partnership with LeadHealth. The two organizations will continue to support the growth in knowledge surrounding Functional Nutrition and the clinical adoption of Functional Medicine principles in the setting of employee wellness. IFNA, an online clinician training program for registered dietitian nutritionists (RDNs) and other nutrition professionals, is led by...
October 12, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 12, 2017 Maryland University of Integrative Health (MUIH), a national leader in the education and practice of natural medicine, is proud to announce during Naturopathic Medicine Week that it is now accepting applications for its first class of naturopathic medical students to begin in Fall 2018. Click here to access the application Students who graduate from MUIH’s School of Naturopathic Medicine will be: Skilled in community medicine, population health, and...
October 10, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 10, 2017 As the fifth annual Naturopathic Medicine Week kicks off (Oct. 8-14), Maryland University of Integrative Health (MUIH), a national leader in the education and practice of natural medicine, announces the expansion of services at its Natural Care Center with the addition of naturopathic doctor, Autumn Frandsen, ND, as a clinical associate. Dr. Frandsen, a licensed naturopathic doctor, brings expertise in nutrition, physical medicine, hydrotherapy,...
September 28, 2017
For Immediate Release September 28, 2017 American Association of Naturopathic Physicians Urges Its Members and those in the Naturopathic Medicine Community to Donate Supplies and Funds. Washington, D.C. – In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, naturopathic doctor and American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP) member, Kelly Hassberger, ND is raising money and collecting funds to help those in need in the humanitarian crisis affecting Puerto Rico. Dr. Hassberger, whose practice is in...
September 08, 2017
Dr. Sheila Dean, DSc, RDN, LDN, CCN, CDE, IFMCP and Kathie Swift, MS, RDN, LDN, FAND, EBQ are the proud co-founders of the Integrative and Functional Nutrition Academy™ (IFNA™, www.IFNAcademy.com,) a comprehensive online training and mentoring program for registered dietitian nutritionists and other health care providers. IFNA™ is a CPE Accredited Provider of over 233 CPEUs by the Commission on Dietetic Registration. All IFNA™ modules are taught by a multi-disciplinary “all-star cast” of the...
August 31, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 31, 2017 Maryland University of Integrative Health to Open School of Naturopathic Medicine in Fall 2018 Graduate program will be the first of its kind in the mid-Atlantic region Maryland University of Integrative Health (MUIH), a national leader in the education and practice of natural medicine, announced today that it will welcome its first class of naturopathic medical students in the fall of 2018. “In establishing our School of Naturopathic Medicine, MUIH is...
August 30, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: PORTLAND, Oregon (Aug. 30, 2017) — National University of Natural Medicine (NUNM) announced the launch of its newest accredited graduate-level program, the Master of Science in Ayurveda (MScA). The program will be offered to concurrent/dual-degree students in winter 2018 and as a standalone program to licensed clinicians in all medical disciplines in fall 2018. Savita Rajukar, MD, PhD, ND (India), has accepted the position as program chair of the new Ayurveda program....
August 22, 2017
For Immediate Release August 22, 2017 Naturopathic Medicine Lowers Health Care Costs By Emphasizing Prevention and Well-Being Washington, DC – Naturopathic doctors are trained to focus on prevention and well-being. Individually or as part of primary care teams, they can play a central role in lowering health care costs while improving outcomes. This is according to the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP), which today released a new FAQ for consumers on ways naturopathic...
August 18, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NUNM Appoints Dr. Glenn Smith Associate Vice President of Student Affairs PORTLAND, Ore. (Aug. 17, 2017) — National University of Natural Medicine has appointed Glenn C. Smith, EdD to the position of associate vice president of Student Affairs and dean of students. Smith is a college administrator and educator with more than 30 years of experience, marked by progressively increased responsibility in positions dedicated to student affairs and learning. Most recently, Smith...
August 03, 2017
MILWAUKEE, WI, August 3, 2017 –With a clear goal of “moving forward while maintaining our roots,” the Naturopathic Medical Student Association (NMSA) made an impact at this year’s conference held in concert with the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians event on July 12-15 in Phoenix, AZ. More than 100 students registered for the NMSA conference, which featured a powerful line-up of naturopathic leaders sharing their wisdom and knowledge. “ We were extremely impressed by the content...