NCNM and OANP Award Dr. Kevin Wilson with Living Legend Award

PORTLAND, Ore. (Dec. 12, 2012)— Kevin Wilson, ND, was the recipient of the third annual “Living Legends” award by National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) and the Oregon Association of Naturopathic Medicine (OANP) at a banquet held Dec. 6 in Portland.

Murdock Trust Awards NCNM $220,000 for Helfgott Research Institute

PORTLAND, Ore. (Dec. 10, 2012) — National College of Natural Medicine announced today that it received a $220,000 grant from the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust for the renovation of NCNM’s Helfgott Research Institute and Community Education Center. The grant is the largest NCNM has ever received from a private charitable foundation. An internationally respected leader …

NCNM Appoints Dr. Melanie Henriksen Dean of Naturopathic Medicine

PORTLAND, Ore. (Nov. 13, 2012) —National College of Natural Medicine announced Friday the promotion of Melanie Henriksen, ND, LAc, CNM, as dean of the School of Naturopathic Medicine after completing a national search to fill the position. Henriksen previously served as associate dean of naturopathic medicine, the medical college’s flagship program. Dr. Andrea C. Smith, …

Meyer Memorial Trust Awards NCNM $198,000 for New Research Facility

PORTLAND, Ore. (Aug. 27, 2012) — The National College of Natural Medicine announced today that it recently received a grant of $198,000 from the Meyer Memorial Trust to support the medical college’s new integrative medicine research facility. The NCNM Helfgott Research Institute and Community Education Center will celebrate its official grand opening October 5. The …

NCNM Awards Honorary Degree to Cajun Philosopher Michael G. Manes

PORTLAND, Ore. (Aug. 14, 2012) — National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) awarded Michael G. Manes, past member of the NCNM Board of Directors, an honorary Doctor of Letters degree at the college’s commencement ceremony held in late June. Manes, whose 13 years of board service spanned a significant period of growth and national recognition …

NCNM Kicks Off Free Summer Lecture Series for Garden Enthusiasts

PORTLAND, Ore. (Aug. 2, 2012) —The National College of Natural Medicine will offer free weekly community and continuing education lectures through mid-September in its Min Zidell Healing Garden. NCNM will host Tuesday evening community lectures on topics showcasing the benefits of herbal gardening. On Thursday evenings, the college will present continuing education lectures for naturopathic doctors and other medical professionals on topics including herbal interactions, first aid and nature cure.

NCNM to Create New Women’s Hormone Health Institute

PORTLAND, Ore. (June 18, 2012) —The National College of Natural Medicine today announced that it has signed a transfer of net assets agreement with Women in Balance (WIB) Association, a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating women and health professionals about the health impact of hormone imbalance as women age.

NCNM Adopts Emerson Ecologics’ Quality Program for Nutritional Supplements

BEDFORD, NH, MARCH 22, 2012 — Emerson Ecologics, LLC, the leading provider of professional-grade nutritional supplements to the healthcare practitioner market, today announced that the Emerson Quality Program? (EQP) has been adopted by the National College of Natural Medicine in Portland, Ore. as its premier supplier qualification program.

NCNM Boosts Portland's Economy by $55.8 Million in 2011

PORTLAND, Ore. (March 13, 2011) — The National College of Natural Medicine today released a report prepared by ECONorthwest, a leading Portland economic consulting firm, that demonstrates the private medical college is having a measurable impact on Portland’s economy—nearly $56 million in 2011. The college commissioned the economic impact study to better assess its role …