Alumni Speaker Profile
Bob Bernhardt, BSc, LLM, MEd, PhD
Dr. Bob Bernhardt is the immediate past president of the Association of Accredited Naturopathic Medical Colleges (AANMC). In this role, he worked to advance naturopathic medical education and research for the betterment of the profession. Dr. Bernhardt actively promotes positive change in our academic environments and our health care systems.
An experienced leader in post-secondary education, Dr. Bernhardt has demonstrated a passion for professional programs over the years. During his career, Dr. Bernhardt has served as director of education at the Law Society of Upper Canada, dean of several faculties at Sheridan College, vice-president at DeVry College of Technology, and head of business and academic studies at one of the Higher Colleges of Technology in the United Arab Emirates.
As a strong advocate of naturopathic medicine, Dr. Bernhardt also serves as president and chief executive officer of the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM).