Dec. 21, 2018 | KATU News

FAMI’s nutritionist Julie Marks and Lead Physician Dr. Pera Gorson were featured in an interview by KATU News discussing food’s impact on mental health for KATU’s “Kind is Better” campaign.  The interview aired just in time for the holidays, when supporting a healthy mood is especially important.  

Jan. 29, 2018 | AANMC

NUNM’s FAMI and FAME founder is featured in “Dr. Julie Briley–Success Story,” a story from the American Association of Naturopathic Medical Colleges. “There is demand for our medicine and there are many ways to deliver it; the challenge is to figure out what works to your strengths.”

Dec. 8, 2017 | NUNM Food as Medicine Institute Partners with Saint Luke’s Hospital

Food as Medicine Everyday Workshops Slated for Kansas City in February National University of Natural Medicine (NUNM) today announced it has formed an educational partnership with Saint Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri, to collaborate in the delivery of clinical and community education nutrition workshops and research in the Midwest. The Food as Medicine Institute Alliance was …

Feb. 22, 2017 | CBS News–KCAL2

NUNM and our Food as Medicine Symposium received made national TV coverage: “Some doctors prescribe food instead of pills to treat certain patients.” The CBS news segment, by reporter Jennifer Kastner, focused on MDs beginning to advise patients about healthy eating and nutrition. The segment spotlights the university’s recent FAMI conference and its appeal to …

Oct. 29, 2016 | TEDx Montreal Women Presentation: Dr. Courtney Jackson

Courtney Jackson, ND, passionately promotes the healing power of whole foods to her patients and the public. Dr. Jackson is co-founder of NUNM’s Food as Medicine Institute and co-author of * Food as Medicine Everyday – Reclaim your Health with Whole Foods. In this TEDx talk – “Healthy Digestion: Not What But How?” – Dr. Jackson …

Oct. 19, 2016 | The Oregonian

Columnist Samantha Swindler joins NUNM at Coffee Creek Prison to experience a FAME workshop with inmates eager to change their lives.  Check out the article on the Oregonian website or download the PDF.

May 10, 2016 | Food as Medicine: A Documentary Film

“Food As Medicine” is a This As That Production film production featuring NCNM that follows the growing movement of using food to heal chronic illness and disease. Food As Medicine documents the journey of food, health, community and hope. Coming Summer 2016!

Vitamix Blend-It Competition

As a special opportunity during the 3rd Annual Food as Medicine Symposium, Vitamix stepped up to offer a YouTube Blending Competition including a grand prize scholarship of $1,000 and 3 Vitamix machines for the top 3 entries. All winners received a new Vitamix as well as scholarship prizes… leading up to a live-blending competition to …

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