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Interprofessional Leadership

Fellowship Staff Team

The AIHM Fellowship’s outstanding interprofessional faculty members are chosen for their expertise and leadership in integrative health and medicine. They will serve as guides during your transformational journey through online dialogues, residential and clinical immersion experiences, and self-care practices.

Rashmi Mullur, MD
Faculty Dialoguer

Shaktari Belew
Recruitment and Admissions

Fellowship Faculty

* Indicates retreat course topic

Sharone Abramowitz, MD, FAIHM, FASAM

Enhancing Motivation for Change;
Motivational Interviewing Panel*

Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers. Integrative Psychiatry Private Practice. Past Director of Behavioral & Addiction Medicine for Highland Hospital’s primary care residency.

Mary Hardy, MD

Herb-Drug-Nutrient Interactions
Clinician’s Guide to Dietary Supplements
Clinician’s Guide to Botanical Medicine

Medical Director, UCLA Center for Integrative Oncology

Elizabeth Wotton Pimentel, ND

Visionary Medicine

Naturopathic physician and midwife. President, North American Board of Naturopathic Examiners. Board Member, Academic Collaborative for Integrative Health. Accreditation Evaluator, Council on Naturopathic Medical Education.

Lise Alschuler, ND, FABNO

Integrative Oncology

Professor, University of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine. Five to Thrive, LLC and Thrivers, LLC. Practitioner, Naturopathic Specialists

Beth Howlett, LAc

Chinese Medicine Extravaganza Panel*

VP Communications and Academic Services and Adjunct Faculty, Oregon College of Oriental Medicine. Co-Chair, ACIH Education Work Group. President. Oregon Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.

Joe Pizzorno, ND

Toxins as the Primary Disease Driver

Cheif Editor, IMCJ. Author, 5 textbooks, including Textbook of Natural Medicine, Clinical Pathophysiology, Clinical Environmental Medicine. Faculty, Bastyr University, South Pacific College of Natural Medicine. International lecturer on natural medicine.

Carrie Baldwin Sayre, ND

Integrative Round Panel*
Clinical Immersion

Associate Dean and Clinical Faculty at NUNM, Clinical Assistant Professor at OHSU.

Mark Houston, MD

Integrative Cardiology

Director, Hypertension Institute and Vascular Biology

Rauni Prittinen King, RN

Introduction to Biofield Science & Healing*

Robert Bonakdar, MD

Integrative Pain Management*

ABFP Board Certified Physician and Researcher, Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine. Member of AAFP, CAFP, AIHM, and the American Academy of Medical Acupuncture.

Tori Hudson, ND

Women’s Health
Clinical Immersion

Medical Director, A Woman’s Time. Adjunct Clinical Professor, NUNM/ Bastyr/ SCNM/ Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine. Director of Education and Research, Vitanica

David Riley, MD

Case Reports*

Director and Co-Founder, Integrative Medicine Institute.

Ryan Bradley, ND, MPH

Traditional Medicine Systems
Pragmatic Clinical Trials & Non-RCT Research Methods

Brad Jacobs, MD, MPH, ABIHM

FITT Prescription and Curriculum

Mary Hasbah Roessel, MD

Integrative Mental Health & Addiction

Bridget Briggs, MD

Personalized Medicine & Epigenetics*

Founder of the Briggs Institute of Epigenetic Medicine. Board certified ABFM. Private practice in Temecula and Murrieta, CA specializing in IM. Certified by IFM, ABIHM, and as in Lipidology from the National Lipid Association.

Shamini Jain, PhD

Advances in Biofield Medicine*

Founder, Director, Consciousness and Healing Initiative. Psychologist, scientist, and social entrepreneur. Assistant Professor, UC San Diego, Department of Psychiatry. Active member of UC San Diego’s Center for Integrative Medicine.

Mary Rondeau, ND, RH(AHG)

Integrative Mental Health & Addiction

Co-Owner, Wholeness Center, an integrative mental health clinic in Fort Collins, CO. Clinical practitioner, teacher and public speaker.

Robert Chodo Campbell, Certified Zen Teacher

Contemplative Care & Death and Dying*

Co-founder of the New York Zen Center for Contemplative Care. Faculty for AIHM & the University of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine. Podcaster. Mindfulness and compassionate care expert.

Hong Jin, LAc

Chinese Medicine Extravaganza Panel*
Integrative Round Table Panel*
Clinical Immersion

Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, Licensed Acupuncturist. Chair of Chinese Medicine Dept and Faculty, Oregon College of Oriental Medicine. Faculty, California Institute of Integral Studies. Founder and doctor of Pacific Center of Chinese Medicine in Portland, Oregon.

Glenn Sabin

The Business of Integrative Medicine

Director, FON Consulting.

Erika Cappelluti, MD

Biofield Medicine
Introduction to Biofield Science & Healing*
Clinical Integrative Round Table Series
Integrative Approach to Pulmonary Disease*
Pulmonary Medicine*
Integrative Round Table*
Practical Nutrition for Clinicians
Integrative Medicine Models*

Kathi Kemper, MD, MPH

Integrative Pediatrics

Professor Pediatrics, Ohio State University. Founder, American Academy of Pediatrics (IM Section), Centers for IM Boston Children’s Hospital, Wake Forest Univ, and OSU. Chief Editor, Comp Ther in Med. Author including Holistic Pediatrician

Shilpa Saxena, MD

The Fire Within – Role of Inflammation

Faculty, IFM, Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Metabolic Medicine Institute at George Washington University, Cardiometabolic Clinical Expert at Lifestyle Matrix Resource Center. Creator, Group Visit Toolkits.


Environmental Medicine

Rheumatologist, IM, and Environmental Health specialist with Integrative Rheumatology Associates, PC. Founder, The Smart Human, LLC. Jones/ Lovell Fellow at University of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine.

Michael Kurisu, DO

Integrative Pain Management*

Osteopathic physician at UCSD Center for Integrative Medicine.

Eric Secor, PhD, ND, MPH, MS, LAc, Dipl Ac, NCCAOM

Integrative Pain Management

Associate Medical Director, Integrative Medicine & Assistant Professor of Medicine, Hartford Healthcare, UCONN. Researcher. Collaborations: Oncology, Bone & Joint Inst, Neuroscience Inst, Movement Disorders, Pain, Migraine Center/ Children’s Hospital.

Gail Dawson, MS, PMHNP

Integrative Mental Health & Addiction

Certified Practitioner through the Institute of Functional Medicine. Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.

Richard Lee, MD

Integrative Oncology

Scott Shannon, MD, ABOIM, AIHM

Integrative Mental Health & Addiction

Physician at the Wholeness Center, an integrative mental health clinic.

Larry Dossey, MD

Advances in Biofield Medicine*

Former Executive Editor of the peer-reviewed journal Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine.

Nancy Londsdorf, MD, ABIHM

Integrative Ayurveda for Clinical Practice*

Guarneri Integrative Health Physician, Ayurveda, Healthy Brain Program adjust Professor in Physiology and Health, Maharishi University of Management.

Victor Sierpina, MD

Integrative GI

Professor of Integrative Medicine and Professor of Family Medicine at UTMB

Donna Dryer Perez-Venero, MD, MPH

Integrative Mental Health & Addiction

Orenda Institute, Co-founder. Transpersonal child and adult psychiatrist and co-therapist in the MDMA & PTSD study. Studied with the Hmong hill tribes in Thailand. Medical Director of the Orenda Institute. Private practice on Cortes Island, BC.

Erik Lundquist, MD

The Business of Integrative Medicine

Medical Director and Physician, Temecula Center for Integrative Medicine

Robert Slater, MD, MPH

Integrative GI

Asst. Professor, Family and Integrative Medicine University of Texas Medical Branch. Educator at Academic Primary Care Medical Center.

Paul Epstein, ND

Mind-Body-Spirit Medicine

Pioneer in Mind-Body Integrative Medicine. Physician, Speaker, Teacher & Author.

Duffy MacKay, ND

Dietary Supplement Use in Clinical Care Legal, Regulatory, and Quality Considerations

Senior Vice President of Scientific and Regulatory Affairs, Council for Responsible Nutrition.

Sonia Sosa, MD

Clinical Immersion
Integrative Round Table*

Asst. Professot, Dept of Family Medicine, OHSU, Portland, OR. ABIHM Certified. OHSU Richmond Family Medicine clinic – practice both Family Medicine and Integrative Medicine. Medical student portfolio coach.

Moira Fitzapatrick, PhD, ND, FICPP, CHT

Integrative Women’s Health

Clinical Psychologist, Fitzpatrick Integrated and Naturopathic at Pacific Pearl La Jolla

Neil Mann, B.App.Sc; B.Sc(Hons), Dip.ED, PhD, R.Nutr, FNSA

Evolving Human Nutrition

Retired Professor of Nutritional Biochemistry, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia. Director, Nutrition research group, RMIT. Research professor, School of Anthropology, Oxford University. Professor, Food Science & Human Nutrition, Univ of Melbourne.

Myles Spar, MD

Integrative Men’s Health

Director & Medical Director, Men’s Clinic, Akasha Center. Board certified, Internal Medicine, integrative medicine specialist. IM Fellow, with Andrew Weil, MD, University of Arizona. Venice Family Clinic, IM Director. ABOIM, board member.

Daniel Friedland, MD

Cultivating Resilience in Healthcare

CEO of SuperSmartHealth. Founder, UCSF Medical School Network. Author, Leading Well from Within. Creator of Conscious Leadership, Peak Performance and Cultivating Resilience in Healthcare

Samuel Mathis, MD

Integrative GI

Mark Tager, MD

The Art of Healthcare Presentation

CEO of ChangeWell, Inc. Director of Practice Enhancement at A4M. Author.

Jeffrey Gladd, MD

The Business of Integrative Medicine

Owner of GladdMD, private consultative practice. Chief Medical Officer for KNEW.

Catherine McConkie

Cooking for Clinicians*

Chef Instructor, Culinary Nutritionist. Founder, the Caregivers Table. Faculty, Healing Kitchens Institute. Faculty & Executive Chef, Center for Mind Body Medicine, Washington DC. Chef Instructor, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital.

Heather Tick, MD, MA

Integrative Pain Management

Gunn-Loke Professorship, Integrative Pain Medicine, Univ of Wa. Publications: Evidence-Based Nonpharmacologic Strategies for Comprehensive Pain Care and Transforming Pain Management Through the Integration of Complem. and Conventional Care.

Joshua Goldenberg, ND

Evidence Informed Integrative Health and Medicine Integrative GI

Research Investigator for Bastyr University, Naturopathic Doctor – Goldenberg GI Center, LLC, Founder of Dr Journal Club.

Darshan Mehta, MD

The Healer’s Journey*
Self-Care Series
Dietary Supplement Extravaganza*
Clinical Integrative Round Table Series
Integrative Medicine Models*

Kim Tippens, ND

Social Influences on Health

Associate Professor, National University of Natural Medicine

Ellen Goldsmith, MSOM, LAc, Dip. C.H.

Energetics of Food

Co-owner, Pearl Natural Health. Practicing acupuncturist and Chinese medicine doctor. Faculty, NUNM (College of Classical Chinese Medicine and Masters of Nutrition program). Author, Nutritional Healing with Chinese Medicine.

Roger Mignosa, DO

Integrative Pain Management*

Lucia Thornton, ThD, RN, MSN, AHN-BC

Nursing Curriculum

Mindy Green, RA, MSc

The Science of Aromatherapy*

Aromatherapist, herbalist, esthetician. Writer/lecturer, University of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine. Advisory Board, American Botanical Council; American College of Healthcare Sciences. Consultant, supplement / essential oils industry.

Rashmi Mullur, MD

Clinical Integrative Round Table Series
Self-Care Series
Practical Nutrition for Clinicians

Will Van Derveer, MD

Integrative Mental Health & Addiction

Medical Director, Integrative Psychiatric Healing Center. Co-Founder, Integrative Psychiatry Institute. Volunteer Faculty, University of Colorado Sciences Center. Ketamine Psychotherapy provider. MDMA PTSD researcher.

Mimi Guarneri, MD, FACC, ABIHM

Integrative Cardiology
Integrative Medicine Models*

President, AIHM

Joe Neidhardt, MD

Integrative Mental Health & Addiction

Psychiatrist, Integrative Psychiatry, Santa Fe. American Board of Psychiatry and ABIHM Certified. Author and Researcher.

Daniel Weber, PhD, DSc

Integrative Oncology

Botanical Medicines for cancer researcher and developer. Provide treatment and support for cancer patients using herbs, formulas and isolates alongside MDs. International lecturer on EBM and botanicals.

Bill Gurley, PhD

Herb-Drug-Nutrient Interactions

Koshin Paley Ellison, MFA, LMSW, DMIN

Contemplative Care & Death and Dying*

Jimi Wollumbin, Adv Dip Hom.

Traditional Medicine Systems

CEO, One Health Organization.

Tabatha Parker, ND

Naturopathic Medicine*
Dietary Supplement Extravaganza*
Integrative Medicine Models*
Clinical Integrative Round Table Series
Self-Care Series
Clinical Immersion
Traditional Medicine Systems
Judith Pentz, MD
Integrative Mental Health & Addiction

Richard Yensen, PhD

Integrative Mental Health & Addiction

Founder, Orenda Institute. Veteran psychedelic researcher. Acting Principal Investigator and research psychotherapist for MAPS sponsored MDMA and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder phase 2 study in Vancouver, BC, Canada

John Weeks

Visionary Medicine

Publisher-Editor, The Integrator Blog News & Reports; Editor in Chief, JACM-Paradigm, Practice and Policy Advancing Integrative Health; Co- Founder for Academic Collaborative for Integrative Health, Integrative Health Policy Consortium, and AIHM.

Educational Contributors

Donald Abrams, MD
Kurt Beil, ND, MSOM, MPH
Craig Cristello M. Ed.
Seroya Crouch, ND
Gerry Curatola, DDS
Karen Franses
Michael J. Fulop, Psy.D.
David Gruder, PhD, DCEP
David Kiefer, MD
Dan Kittredge
Dawn Lemanne, MD
Tieraona Low Dog, MD
James Maskell
Joseph Lamb
David W. Miller, MD, FAAP, LAc, Dipl OM
Erica Oberg, ND, MPH
Dean Ornish, MD