The College of Naturopathic Medicine is pleased to have the following health experts as patrons who support the aims and objectives of CNM:
Udo Erasmus is a pioneer of the health and wellness industry having created FLAX OIL and the Healthy Fats Movement. He is also the co-founder of the UDO’S CHOICE supplement brand, a global leader in cutting-edge health products, which has sold tens of millions of bottles of healthy oils, probiotics and digestive enzymes. Udo is an accomplished author including Fats that Heal Fats that Kill that has sold over 250,000 copies worldwide. Udo has extensive education in Biochemistry and Biology, a Master’s Degree in Counselling Psychology from Adler University and has impacted over 5 million lives by passionately conducting 5,000+ live presentations, 3,000+ media interviews, over 1,500 staff training sessions and having travelled to more than 40 countries with his message on how to achieve perfect health.
Dr Michel Odent
Medical doctor, obstetrician and author of the first articles in the medical literature about the initiation of lactation during the hour following birth, and of the first article about use of birthing pools (The Lancet 1983), Dr. Michel Odent has been instrumental in influencing the history of childbirth and health research.
In charge of the surgical and maternity units of the Pithiviers hospital in France from 1962 to 1985, Dr. Odent researched the environmental factors influencing the birth process, introduced birthing rooms, pools and singing sessions for pregnant women and founded the Primal Health Research Centre in London, focusing on research into the long-term consequences of early life experiences.
He is the author of 15 books including The Caesarean, The Nature of Birth and Breastfeeding, The Scientification of Love, Childbirth and the Age of Plastics. Quoted in both scientific and mainstream media, Dr. Odent, along with his partner, Liliane Lammers, teaches doula courses internationally.
Dr Michael Tierra
Dr. Michael Tierra, L.AC., O.M.D., is one of the forerunners of the North American Natural Health movement and was one of the first acupuncturists to be licensed in the US. He began his herbal and natural healing studies in 1968Dr. Tierra is the founder of the American Herbalists Guild and author of numerous books including The Way of Herbs, The Natural Remedy Bible, The Way of Chinese Herbs and Chinese Traditional Herbal Medicine. Dr. Tierra received his Oriental Medical Doctor’s degree (OMD) from the San Francisco College of Acupuncture in 1987. He co-founded the American School of Botanical Medicine in 1987 and the East West College of Herbalism in 1990. He received a Master Herbalist distinguished achievement award from Dr. Christopher at the International Herbal Symposium in 1979. A classical pianist, choral conductor and composer, Dr. Tierra also maintains a healing herb garden and practices in Santa Cruz, California.
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