Student & Alumni Profiles

Student & Alumni Profiles

Sivesind provices acupuncture to patient in reclinerSonja Sivesind, MSAOM ('08), LAc, joins a movement using group care to expand access to acupuncture.Read more »
Artemis Morris, ND, LAc, in ethnobotanical garden.Artemis Morris, ND, LAc, shows what an island known for wellness and longevity can teach the rest of us.Read more »
Probiotic and antibiotic pills in a pair of handsBastyr researchers find strong benefit to probiotics, leading hospitals to rethink policy.Read more »
Exercise science alumna Lisa Brudvik finds unexpected joys teaching fitness at a retirement community.Read more »
Deena Lewis works in gardenDeena Lewis left a job at Microsoft to design landscapes as she learned in Bastyr's permaculture certificate program.Read more »
Jody Noé, ND (’95), MS teaching outsideJody Noé's childhood education in Cherokee herbalism led her to naturopathic medicine. Now she's a leader in integrative oncology and naturopathic nutrition for diabetes.Read more »
Michelle and Jeremy Kyncl holding mead glassesAfter meeting at Bastyr, Michelle and Jeremy Kyncl opened a meadery reflecting the herbal diversity of Eastern Washington.Read more »
Bastyr alumna Tina Fogall, BS ('11), owns BigSpoon Jam.The idea for BigSpoon Jam was hatched at Tina Fogall’s first class through Bastyr University, when she was introduced to the small-batch, local jams she learned to love and to share.Read more »
Amy Davis, PsyD, BS (’05), spoke to us about the questions that led her to psychology and her research into global differences in counseling.Read more »
Health policy professor Valerie B. Yerger, ND (’92), shows how Big Tobacco targeted African-Americans and how communities can take charge of their own health.Read more »