Because of the exploding interest in natural health care, there are more career opportunities in natural medicine than ever before. Graduates of naturopathic programs are establishing thriving practices, with many choosing multi-faceted careers. They are working as primary care physicians in private practice and in integrative clinics. They are working as research scientists and faculty members in alternative or conventional medical institutions. And they’re filling positions as:
- Natural pharmacists
- Wellness educators
- Public health administrators
- Research and development scientists in the natural products industry
- Consultants to industry, insurance companies, public service, political and other organizations
The broad scope and flexibility of natural medicine allows naturopathic physicians to create careers and lifestyles suited to their personality, their goals and dreams.
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