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Bastyr News

Harlan Patterson appointed as new Bastyr president
Bastyr University Appoints Harlan Patterson as New PresidentThursday, April 19, 2018
The Bastyr University Board of Trustees unanimously voted today to appoint Harlan Patterson as... Read more »
Smoke stacks and pollution in the air
Bastyr University Explores the Impact Climate Change has on Global HealthMonday, April 9, 2018
Top health and environmental experts will gather for an in-depth panel discussion.  Read more »
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Nutrition Alumna Becomes Spokesperson for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Thursday, March 29, 2018
CNN, Food Network and The Seattle Times have been busy quoting one of Bastyr's own on all things... Read more »
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Bastyr Hosts National Eating Disorder Awareness Week EventsFriday, February 23, 2018
Master of Science in Nutrition and Clinical Health Psychology students are teaming together for... Read more »
Master of Public Health Students at Lobby Day
MPH Students and Alumni Continue Advocacy at State CapitalMonday, February 12, 2018
Master of Public Health students joined health professionals from all over Washington state for... Read more »
American flag, Black Liberation Flag and Black Lives Matter Flag In Column On Pole
Students Celebrate Black History Month by Looking ForwardThursday, February 8, 2018
In addition to celebrating past accomplishments in black history, Bastyr student groups wish to... Read more »
Seattle Space Needle with Meredith and Bastyr Center for Natural Health logo
Meredith Corporation and Bastyr Center For Natural Health Form PartnershipThursday, January 18, 2018
The Parent Company of Allrecipes and the Pacific Northwest’s Largest Natural Health Clinic Kick Off... Read more »
Syringe next to definition of opioids.
Bastyr Alumnus Pioneers Integrative Treatment for Opioid AddictionWednesday, January 3, 2018
With this unique integrative approach, every patient seen at BlueDoor Therapeutics has enjoyed a... Read more »
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A Voice for Birth in AustraliaWednesday, November 22, 2017
For the past 16 years, Bastyr MCHS student, Leslie Arnott, has worked as a Consumer Representative... Read more »
Bastyr’s Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (DAOM) students administering treatment
Ancient Medicine for a Current CrisisWednesday, November 22, 2017
The current U.S. opioid epidemic only reiterates and magnifies the importance of integrative care.... Read more »
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Bastyr and AOMA Discontinue Plans for Affiliation Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Bastyr University and AOMA Graduate School of Integrative Medicine Discontinue Plans for Affiliation Read more »
Bastyr NMSA team hanging Therapeutic Order posters in the BCNH clinic
Nat Med Week Sparks Outreach and Nation-Wide CompetitionMonday, October 23, 2017
Bastyr's San Diego and Kenmore campuses went all out to celebrate Naturopathic Medicine Week 2017. Read more »
Tom Malterre, MS, CN authors "The Elimination Diet"
Bastyr Alum Authors Functional Medicine BookTuesday, October 17, 2017
Nutrition Alum, Tom Malterre, MS, CN, has authored several nutrition/cooking books rooted in... Read more »
Naturopathic Medicine Week
Naturopathic Medicine Week 2017Sunday, October 8, 2017
Celebrate Naturopathic Medicine week with us! Read more »
Rhode Island Signs Licensure for Naturopathic MedicineMonday, September 11, 2017
Rhode Island is now one of 23 states to provide licensed natural medicine. Read more »
Haleh Olson, MS, CN
Alumni Highlight: Haleh Olson, MS, CNFriday, September 1, 2017
After graduating with her Master’s in Nutrition, research in 2011 from Bastyr, Haleh knew that she... Read more »
Bastyr University alumna Angela Pifer, MS (‘05), FMN
Bastyr University Alum’s SIBO-Friendly Bone Broth Makes its Way into PCC Natural MarketsWednesday, August 30, 2017
Bastyr Alumni partners with Cauldron Broths to produce a line of SIBO friendly broths, now... Read more »
Four Bastyrians Recognized at NMSA 14th Annual Conference
Four Bastyrians Recognized at NMSA 14th Annual ConferenceFriday, August 25, 2017
Naturopathic Medicine Student Association (NMSA) recognizes four "Bastyrians" for their leadership... Read more »
Birth Culture in the Philippines Thursday, August 17, 2017
Cheryl Chan, a professional doula in the Philippines, traveled all the way to Bastyr’s Simkin... Read more »
Seattle Met's top doctors of 2017 who are also Bastyr alumni
Bastyr Alumni Make Seattle Met's Top Docs 2017Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Congratulations to these six "Top Doc" Alumni! Read more »
Appalachian Mountain trip for botanical medicine
Summer in AppalachiaFriday, August 4, 2017
Catch up on what our Herbal Sciences students have been up to this summer! Read more »
 Griffin McMath, ND, Bastyr Grad Giving AANP President's Award Acceptance Speech
Bastyr Grad Becomes First Student to Receive AANP President's AwardMonday, July 24, 2017
Griffin McMath, ND, 2017 Bastyr graduate, was recognized this year for her outstanding achievement... Read more »
Headshot of Bastyr's leading IBS researcher Joshua Goldenburg, ND
Researching the Mystery of IBSMonday, July 24, 2017
Hear from Joshua Goldenburg, ND, who is leading Bastyr University's research efforts on Irritable... Read more »

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