Alumna Story: Dr. Jolene Brighten

“I wanted the ability to integrate nutraceuticals, pharmaceuticals, herbal medicine, and lifestyle therapies to be able to offer my people the most individualized medicine that would enable them to heal.”

Dr. Brighten, 2012 NUNM grad and leading expert in women’s health, shared her story in an interview with AANMC. In it, she discusses how she started her own website as a student at NUNM, and used freelance writing and best business practices as a springboard for reaching more patients. Read about her career growth, her passion for advancing women’s health, and her advice for aspiring NDs over at