Bastyr News

Washington’s Former “Top Doctor,”: Maxine Hayes B&W Photo
Washington’s Former “Top Doctor,” Maxine Hayes, MD, MPH, FAAP, to Speak at 2015 CommencementMonday, March 2, 2015
Dr. Hayes is the the former Washington State Health Officer and the 2010 recipient of the Bastyr... Read more »
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Dr. Greg Sperber Named New Vice Provost of Bastyr University CaliforniaFriday, February 27, 2015
Dr. Sperber brings extensive knowledge and experience to Bastyr’s San Diego campus. Read more »
New Track Prepares Psychology Majors for Social Advocacy CareersTuesday, February 10, 2015
Program opens door to psychology careers beyond one-on-one therapy. Read more »
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SharePractice App Unites NDs and MDs Through Knowledge-SharingThursday, January 29, 2015
Alumnus Andrew Brandeis, ND (’08), develops app to connect doctors with the wisdom of their peers. Read more »
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High Test Scores Show Strength of New Curriculum, California CampusWednesday, January 28, 2015
Naturopathic students excel on standardized test on path to professional licensure. Read more »
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Bastyr Affirms “Black Lives Matter” in Campus VigilTuesday, December 2, 2014
Community gathers to mourn, reflect and seek healing for racial wounds. Read more »
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Alumna Brings Naturopathic Medicine to Cattle CountryMonday, December 1, 2014
Melody Keller, ND (‘10), treats fatigue and chronic conditions in eastern Montana. Read more »
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New Public Health Degrees Promote Community-Level WellnessWednesday, November 26, 2014
Master’s programs in public health, maternal-child health and nutrition prepare students to create... Read more »
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What's the Big Deal About Fermented Foods?Monday, November 17, 2014
Learn about the benefits of eating probiotics such as fermented foods, and why the market for this... Read more »
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India Study Site Provides High-Volume Ayurveda TrainingThursday, November 13, 2014
New externship site lets students study ayurveda in its native land. Read more »
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‘Shroom’ Cookbook Offers Guide to the Delights of MushroomsWednesday, November 12, 2014
A new cookbook from recent Bastyr instructor Becky Selengut demystifies fungi for all levels of... Read more »
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Yoga and Meditation Help Cancer Patients with Anxiety and Mood, Study FindsFriday, November 7, 2014
A new analysis led by a Bastyr alumna ranks complementary cancer therapies based on the strength of... Read more »
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Dr. Katherine Raymer Brings Nutrition, Toxin Expertise to Behavioral Health ConferenceThursday, November 6, 2014
The first naturopathic doctor invited to this conference returns for a second straight year. Read more »
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Founders' Day Honors Natural Medicine PioneersSunday, November 2, 2014
Learn about the honorees celebrated at our Founders' Day Gala November 1. Read more »
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Alumnus Uncovers Ancient Medicine Along Silk RoadThursday, October 30, 2014
Sean Bradley, ND, MSAOM, traces the path of medicinal myrrh from Arabia to China with a renowned... Read more »
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Why You Shouldn’t Be Scared of EbolaFriday, October 24, 2014
Protect yourself from the bigger threat of cold and flu with these safety and immune-boosting tips. Read more »
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Cancer Researchers Present Turkey Tail Findings in JapanWednesday, October 22, 2014
Bastyr researchers present findings from an FDA-approved clinical trial to the Japan Society of... Read more »
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Hydrotherapy: The Wonder Medicine Hidden in Plain Sight Thursday, October 16, 2014
A new campus lab helps students learn a therapy that harkens back to the roots of naturopathic... Read more »
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Herbal Cures for Fall Allergies - Jamey Wallace on Q13 News Seattle (Video)Wednesday, October 15, 2014
We associate seasonal allergies with springtime, but fall allergies can be just as troublesome.... Read more »
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7 Questions to Ask Yourself When Choosing a Health Sciences ProgramTuesday, October 14, 2014
Some questions you may find useful in considering a study program. Read more »
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Walking Her Talk, Growing Her Medicine: Professor Jenn Dazey’s Home ClinicThursday, October 2, 2014
Students train together across programs at the garden and clinic of Jenn Dazey. Read more »
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Announcing the Center for Social Justice and DiversityThursday, October 2, 2014
Cross-campus initiative will lead University’s commitment to promoting the health and well-being of... Read more »
Fall Leaves
Fall is Here, and So Are The StudentsWednesday, October 1, 2014
The start of the new school year brings a fresh class, renewed excitement. Read more »
Convocation Inspires the Bastyr Community as a New School Year BeginsTuesday, September 30, 2014
First official day of classes kicks off with thought-provoking words and major announcements. Read more »
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Watch Bastyr Gardens Grow Through the Seasons (Time-Lapse Video)Wednesday, September 10, 2014
See nine months of growth in the Bastyr University Gardens condensed into 40 seconds. Read more »
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Alumnus Becomes UW’s First AcupuncturistWednesday, September 3, 2014
Iman Majd, MD, LAc, introduces acupuncture to major health care network. Read more »