Kurt Beil, ND, LAc, MPH
Affiliate Research Investigator
Dr. Kurt Beil is an Affiliate Research Investigator in the Helfgott Research Institute. Dr. Beil received his Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine (ND) and Master of Sciences in Oriental Medicine (MSOM) from National College of Naturopathic Medicine in 2006, and his Master of Public Health in Health Promotion from the OHSU-PSU School of Public Health at Portland State University in 2010. He completed post-doctoral research training as part of the NIH-funded NCCAM R25 AT002878 Research CAMP Vanguard Faculty program at NUNM. His research interests include assessing the impact of natural and built environments on human psychophysiological response, and the potential health benefit of biophilic interactions with natural spaces (e.g. Forest Bathing, Horticultural Therapy, Wilderness Therapy).