Clinical Interests (if applicable):  family medicine, women's health, autoimmune disease, diabetes, anxiety and depression. Teaching and/or Research Interests (if applicable):  Botanical medicine including native California plant medicine....
Biography Caitlin Gilson, M.A.  (She/her/hers) Caitlin is a permaculture designer who strives to help connect humans to the environment.  Prior to her work at Bastyr, she directed the educational programming for the 176 community gardens in Boston...
Biography Dr. Lund has a strong background in chemistry and toxicology and applies these sciences to his current passion - botanical medicine.  His interests lie in the chemical and ecological relationships that form the foundation of plant...
Biography Jenn Dazey, ND, RH (AHG), is Core Faculty and Chair of the Department of Botanical Medicine at Bastyr University. She is a registered herbalist, and a practicing naturopathic physician. She is also, admittedly, a pleomorphist and...
Alexis Durham, BS ('08), gardens, teaches and makes herbal medicines in the sun-baked hills of Southern Oregon. It's a far cry from her past life at a desk job in Austin, Texas. Durham’s time earning a Bachelor of Science with a Major in Herbal...
Marisol Mangual, a 2006 graduate of Bastyr's herbal sciences bachelor's completion program, finds it amazing that after spending only two years at Bastyr studying herbal sciences, she is working at a "dream job" and gaining so much respect from her...
Many natural health enthusiasts dream of opening an herbal products shop to do what they love while helping others to achieve wellness. Katya Difani, a 2009 graduate of our herbal sciences bachelor's completion program, has done just that. Using the...
Current Roles Eric Yarnell is a core faculty member in the Department of Botanical Medicine and a clinical supervisor at Bastyr Center for Natural Health. He is also president of Heron Botanicals, president of the Botanical Medicine Academy in...