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Thursday, April 17, 2014
David Tolmie in library

David Tolmie, BS ('06), MLIS, combines psychology and technology skills to help students navigate the fast-changing world of evidence-informed medicine.

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Coquina Deger, MBA, and David Siebert fill key roles as part of President’s Cabinet

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Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Student prepares cilantro in the botanical medicine laboratory.

Herbal sciences students cook up foods with love -- and health-giving herbs -- in a popular lab class.

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Upcoming Events

Apr 19

Cannabis has been used since antiquity for a range of therapeutic purposes. The current phenomenon of medical Cannabis use in the U.S. is not well supported by current scientific clinical research due to the legal restrictions of Schedule I status. Regardless, patients are accessing this plant medicine and clinicians are compelled to complete their knowledge base with regard to interaction with patients.
April 19, Sat, 8:30a.m.-5p.m.
Instructor: Michelle Sexton, ND, BS.
(7 CEUs, CMEs)

Kenmore Campus
Apr 19

Learn how diet and lifestyle modifications can help you control and prevent type-2 diabetes.

Seattle Clinic
Apr 19

Watch your classmates and co-workers battle it out in Top Chef style to raise money to feed the homeless youth of Seattle.

Kenmore Campus
Apr 23

Join Bastyr Center faculty Brad Lichtenstein, ND, to drink tea, eat cake and talk about death.

Seattle Clinic
Apr 26

Fine tune your skills diagnosing and treating trauma with Chinese medicine. We will discuss the heart/kidney axis as the physiological foundation of stability and how to restore integrity to this most important relationship.
April 26-27, Sat-Sun, 9a.m.-5p.m.
Instructor: Lonny Jarrett, MAc, MS, FNAAOM.
(13 CEUs, PDAs, CPEUs)

Kenmore Campus
Apr 26

The gluten-free diet (GFD) is now a multi-billion dollar industry gaining in popularity with the general public. Gluten sensitivity is a controversial subject, where patients who have neither celiac disease (CD) nor wheat allergy have varying degrees of symptomatic improvement on the GFD. Dive deeper into the world of gluten for your own health or the health of your patients.
April 26, Sat, 9a.m.-5p.m.
Instructor: Tom O’Bryan, DC, CCN, DACB.
(6.5 CEUs, CMEs, CPEUs)

Kenmore Campus
Apr 28

Zero Balancing (ZB) is an innovative, holistic and powerful manual therapy for integrating the body’s energy and structure. ZB mobilizes held energy at the bone layer thus releasing held tensions in the more superficial tissues and layers of the body/mind and throughout the entire system. Zero Balancing helps one feel stable, grounded, clear, connected, happy, relaxed, energized, youthful, and oneself at a deeper level.
April 28, Mon, 6:30-8:30p.m.
Instructor: Michael Oruch, MFA.
(FREE – Pre-registration required)

Kenmore Campus

Who Are We?

A regionally accredited, globally respected institution of natural health arts and sciences, Bastyr University is improving the planet through innovative education, research and clinical service.

Dried kidney beans in bowl

Here are some ways to eat an inexpensive and well-balanced diet consisting of many nutritious whole foods.

Spring 2014: There is a lot blossoming at Bastyr University