NUNM & Oregon Health Forum: Integrative Health Panel Tackles Opioid Abuse Aug. 24

PORTLAND, Ore. (Aug. 17, 2016)—National University of Natural Medicine (NUNM, formerly National College of Natural Medicine or NCNM) will host an interdisciplinary medical panel discussion that will focus on best practices for pain therapy and opioid addiction at a breakfast forum Wednesday, Aug. 24, sponsored by the Oregon Health Forum, the educational arm of The …

Cascade AIDS Project and NCNM Launch Primary Care Services at Pivot

PORTLAND Ore (June 21, 2016):  On July 5, 2016, Cascade AIDS Project (CAP) and the National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) will launch primary care services at CAP’s LGBTQ wellness center, Pivot, located at 209 SW 4th  Avenue, Portland OR, 97204. This is made possible through a collaborative agreement between the two organizations and a shared …

NCNM Traditional Roots Institute Hosts Herbal Conference May 20-22

PORTLAND, Ore. (May 10, 2016)—National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) and its Traditional Roots Institute today announces the third annual herbal conference to be held May 20-22 on the NCNM campus in Portland, Oregon, a city often recognized for its preponderance of clinically trained botanical medicine practitioners and registered herbalists. The conference presents the clinical …

NCNM and Children’s Museum offer Kids’ Herb Gardening , April 23

PORTLAND, Ore. (April 15, 2016) — Just in time for spring, the National College of Natural Medicine’s Traditional Roots Institute and the Portland Children’s Museum are teaming up for a fun-filled children’s herb gardening class, Saturday, April 23, from 10 a.m. to noon on the NCNM campus. The class takes place rain or shine in …

Past PSU President Judith Ramaley, Researcher Sonia Doi Join NCNM Board

PORTLAND, Ore. (April 12, 2016) — National College of Natural Medicine announced today the election of two new board members, Judith A. Ramaley, PhD, past president of Portland State University, and Sonia de Quateli Doi, MD, PhD, a noted researcher from Uniformed Services University in Bethesda, Maryland. Dr. Judith A. Ramaley is president emerita and …

NCNM Press Advances Natural Health, Wellness and Sustainability

PORTLAND, Ore. (April 6, 2016)—NCNM Press, a division of National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM), is stepping up the publication of contemporary and scholarly texts about natural medicine and history with its latest releases: Food as Medicine Everyday and Vaccination and Naturopathic Medicine. These new titles and other recent publications will be introduced April 15 at the annual Northwest Naturopathic Physicians Convention being held in Portland.

National College of Natural Medicine Announces Age Wise Institute

PORTLAND, Ore. (March 1, 2016)—National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) today announced the formation of a new institute aimed at improving the lives of senior citizens through promoting healthy, active living. The new Age Wise Institute is the fourth community education institute at the college, joining NCNM’s Food as Medicine, Traditional Roots, and Women in Balance Institutes, and also NCNM’s renowned Helfgott Research Institute, dedicated to natural medicine scientific research and education.

A Loss to the NCNM Community: Dr. David Howard

PORTLAND, Ore (March 2, 2016)–It is with profound sadness that we share the news of the sudden passing of David Howard, PhD, a member of the faculty of the School of Research & Graduate Studies, an empathetic and beloved student mentor, a wise teacher, an inveterate aficionado of the arts, a practitioner of loving kindness, a …

NCNM’s Food as Medicine Institute Symposium Feb. 13-14

PORTLAND, Ore. (Feb. 3, 2016)—The Food as Medicine Institute at the National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) will host its third annual Food As Medicine Symposium on Feb.13-14, offering continuing education lectures for healthcare providers and seminars for the general public.

NCNM Beaverton Clinic Holds Free Vaccine Event Jan. 30

PORTLAND, Oregon (Jan. 20, 2016) —“Vaccines for Children,” will feature free vaccines for uninsured, Oregon Health Plan and Medicaid patients through 18 years of age, January 30 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) Beaverton Clinic. The event is intended to help parents prepare for Oregon’s School Exclusion Day Feb. 18.