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Walia in campus gardenMonday, March 17, 2014
A mysterious illness transformed Priya Walia's vision of medicine and gave her a plan for her future.Read more »
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Calvin Kwan, ND ('12), a clinical resident at Bastyr Center for Natural Health, explains this popular therapeutic technique.Read more »
Midwifery student with babyWednesday, February 26, 2014
Bastyr faculty member Wendy Gordon, CPM, LM, MPH co-authors study on birth outcomes.Read more »
Rachel Giordano poses with legos as a child and an adultTuesday, February 25, 2014
Alumna Rachel Giordano, ND ('12), became an unlikely viral media star and a thoughtful commentator on gender and medicine.Read more »
Two students sit in lotus positionWednesday, February 12, 2014
Yoga might just be the unofficial favorite "sport" of Bastyr University, bringing together students and faculty on both campuses.Read more »
Two students study in campus courtyardWednesday, February 12, 2014
Tutoring programs rank among our most popular student services.Read more »
Doctor holding felt heart. Saturday, February 1, 2014
February is a ‘Super’ Month to Highlight Bastyr's Winning TeamsRead more »
Midwives with parents and infantWednesday, January 29, 2014
Emi Yamasaki McLaughlin and Caitlin Wheaton develop a plan to expand access to midwives.Read more »
Acupuncturist places needles in watermelonMonday, January 27, 2014
Researchers have figured out how to study electroacupuncture inside an MRI machine, enabling new investigation into stroke rehabilitation.Read more »
Noyes with her mother at age 15 and as a Bastyr student on campus.Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Kara Noyes dropped out of high school to battle bone cancer. Now she treats patients at Bastyr's integrative oncology research clinic.Read more »

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