Joseph E. Pizzorno, ND
Founding President, Bastyr University
Dr. Pizzorno is a leading authority on science-based natural medicine, a term he coined 40 years ago as founding president of Bastyr University in 1978. He is a licensed naturopathic physician, educator, researcher and expert spokesperson.
He serves as editor-in-chief of PubMed-indexed Integrative Medicine: A Clinician’s Journal (IMCJ); Treasurer of the Board for the Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM), and board or advisory board member to the Hecht Foundation, Gateway for Cancer Research, and Bioclinic Naturals. He is the recipient of numerous prestigious awards: the Integrative Medicine Leadership Award from the Integrative Health Symposium (IHS), the Holistic Medicine Pioneer Award from the American Holistic Medical Association (AHMA), and the Naturopathic Physician of the Year Award from the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP).
Dr. Pizzorno was appointed by Presidents Clinton and Bush to two prestigious commissions advising the government on how to integrate natural medicine into the health care system. He has authored or co-authored five textbooks and seven consumer books, including The Toxin Solution. For four decades he has been an intellectual, political and academic leader in medicine.
We invite each attendee to make a suggested minimum donation of $150, which may be made on the evening of the event or at the time of RSVP. Funds raised at this event will support student scholarships