NCNM’s Food as Medicine Institute Symposium Feb. 13-14


Speakers Include Author & Nutritionist Sally Fallon & Dr. Kent Thornburg, OHSU PORTLAND, Ore. (Feb. 3, 2016)—The Food as Medicine Institute at the National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) will host its third annual Food As Medicine Symposium on Feb.13-14, offering continuing education lectures for healthcare providers and seminars for the general public. The line-up …

Portland Tribune


Dr. Courtney Jackson, Food as Medicine Institute, is interviewed in an article about a new partnership between Zenger Farm, Multnomah County Health Department and NCNM: “Prescription food: Veggies make house calls.” October 28, 2014

Food as Medicine Symposium News


March 18, 2014 Bob’s Red Mill blog features a post on the upcoming “Food as Medicine Symposium: April 5-6, Portland.”

KATU TV-Protest grow over yoga-mat chemical’s use in bread

March 11, 2014, KATU TV News A news segment on KATU features Dr. Andrew Erlandsen, the chair of NCNM’s Master of Nutrition program, for nutrition advice as it investigates the use of the chemical azodibicarbonamide in “Protests grow over yoga-mat chemical’s use in bread.” View the video.

NCNM Announces Food as Medicine Institute

New Organization to Focus on Community Nutrition Education PORTLAND, Ore. (March 4, 2014)—National College of Natural Medicine today announced the formation of the Food as Medicine Institute (FAMI), the latest in its line-up of community-education initiatives. The institute’s mission is to provide nutrition education for healthcare professionals and the general public. FAMI will offer a …

Cook for Life Series

Aug 13 2013 Portland Monthly OMSI and Portland Monthly Magazine bring the new “Cook for Life” one-night series of seasonal cooking classes. Presented by Regence, NCNM’s Dr. Julie Briley (ECO Project/ Food as Medicine Everyday) will join Regence Chef Tse as they “Spice Things Up for Better Circulation” on Aug. 27 at OMSI’s Theory Eatery.

Dr. Courtney Jackson Featured in Summer Health Guide

Jun 19 2013 Portland Monthly Portland Monthly’s special summer “Health Guide” issue includes a feature by writer Derek Petite with Dr. Courtney Jackson, NCNM’s lead physician of the ECO Project and Food as Medicine Everyday workshops.

NCNM’s Gluten-Free Classes Featured

Apr 11 2013 Portland Food and Drink Portland Food and Drink features NCNM’s gluten-free cooking classes in: “The Doctor and the Chef Teach Gluten-Free Cooking Classes at NCNM.”