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Bastyr Student Nutrition Associate Throw BenefitTuesday, May 8, 2018

After seven years of Bastyr’s “Top Chef” competition, the Student Nutrition Association (SNA) decided to mix up their Teen Feed annual fundraising event with a classy and delicious soirée.

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Annie Kennedy Retires from RoleFriday, April 20, 2018
Simkin Center Director, Annie Kennedy, leaves position for other opportunities in the maternal-infant health field.Read more »
Headshot of GingerThursday, March 29, 2018
CNN, Food Network and The Seattle Times have been busy quoting one of Bastyr's own on all things nutrition.  Read more »
Hands raised in support for each otherFriday, February 23, 2018
Master of Science in Nutrition and Clinical Health Psychology students are teaming together for NEDA Week to bring educational, enlightening, and empowering messages on campus.Read more »
Master of Public Health Students at Lobby DayMonday, February 12, 2018
Master of Public Health students joined health professionals from all over Washington state for Legislative Education Day in Olympia, Wash.Read more »
Thursday, February 8, 2018
In addition to celebrating past accomplishments in black history, Bastyr student groups wish to pull the focus to the present and the future.Read more »
Syringe next to definition of opioids. Wednesday, January 3, 2018
With this unique integrative approach, every patient seen at BlueDoor Therapeutics has enjoyed a minimum of 80% reduction in their opioid burden.Read more »
Bastyr Founder's Award dinner at the Museum of Pop Culture, MoPOPTuesday, November 7, 2017

The Founders' Awards Dinner commemorates our historical legacy, celebrates our accomplishments and the 2017 Mission and Founders award recipients.

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Monday, September 11, 2017
Rhode Island is now one of 23 states to provide licensed natural medicine.Read more »
Thursday, August 17, 2017
Cheryl Chan, a professional doula in the Philippines, traveled all the way to Bastyr’s Simkin Center for her training. Learn about her journey to becoming a doula, birth culture, and what drew her to the Simkin Center.Read more »

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