Master of Science in Integrative Medicine Research Faculty

Full-time Faculty

Richard Barrett, ND


  • National College of Natural Medicine, ND, 1986

Andrew Erlandsen, ND


  • National College of Naturopathic Medicine, ND, 2011
  • University of Maine, BS Food Science & Nutrition

Chelsie Falk, ND


  • National College of Natural Medicine, ND, 2013
  • University of Oregon, BS Biology, 2005

Leslie Fuller, ND


  • National College of Naturopathic Medicine, ND, 2009

Douglas Hanes, PhD


  • University of Michigan: PhD, Mathematics, 1999

Paul Kalnins, ND, LAc


  • National College of Naturopathic Medicine, ND, MSOM, 1998

Nancy Scarlett, ND


  • National College of Naturopathic Medicine, ND, 1997

Angela Senders, ND, MCR


  • Oregon Health Sciences University, Master of Science in Clinical Research, 2014
  • National College of Natural Medicine, ND, 2005

Deanne Tibbitts, PhD


  • Oregon Health and Science University, PhD, Molecular and Medical Genetics, 2011

Kim Tippens, ND, MS, MPH


  • Bastyr University, ND, MSAOM, 2003
  • Oregon Health Sciences University, MPH, 2012

Heather Zwickey, PhD


  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, PhD, Immunology & Microbiology, 1998

Adjunct Faculty

David Allderdice, ND


  • National College of Naturopathic Medicine, ND, 2008

Ericha Clare, ND, MAc


  • National College of Natural Medicine, ND, 2007
  • National College of Natural Medicine, MAc, 2008
  • Portland State University, BS in Biochemistry, 1998

Andrea DeBarber, PhD


  • University of Newcastle, PhD, Chemistry, 1997

Regina Dehen, ND, MAcOM


  • National College of Naturopathic Medicine, ND, 1997
  • Oregon College of Oriental Medicine, MAcOM, 1995

Melissa Gard, PhD


  • University of Kansas, PhD Behavioral Psychology

Alena Guggenheim, ND


  • National College of Natural Medicine, ND, 2007

Wendy Hodsdon, ND


  • National College of Natural Medicine, ND, 2004

Siobhan Maty, PhD, Chair of MScGH


  • University of Michigan, PhD, 2002
  • Johns Hopkins University, MPH, 1996

Laurie Menk Otto, ND, MPH


  • National College of Naturopathic Medicine, ND, 2007
  • University of Arizona, MPH, 2011

Carolyn Nygaard, ND


  • National College of Naturopathic Medicine, ND, 2009

David Riley, MD


  • University of Utah Medical School, MD, 1983

Amala Soumyanath, PhD


  • Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of London, PhD, 1987

Nicole Vasilevsky, PhD


  • Oregon Health Sciences University, PhD, 2009
  • Reed College, BA, 2000

Support Staff

Kendal Kubitz, IRB Liaison & Kitchen Manager


  • University of New Hampshire, BS Biochemistry

Guest Instructor

Yuki Itaya, LAc


  • Emperor's College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, MSOM, 2006