Join us for the
AANMC Prospective Student Days
at the 2012 AANP Conference
Hyatt Regency Bellevue on Seattle's Eastside
900 Bellevue Way NE
Bellevue, Wash. 98004
If you are serious about pursuing a career as a naturopathic doctor, you won’t want to miss the 2012 AANMC Prospective Student Days in beautiful Bellevue, Wash. This annual event is designed to provide prospective students with an opportunity to speak with practicing naturopathic doctors (NDs) and admissions advisors about getting the best naturopathic medical education available. You'll enjoy a series of presentations, demonstrations and panel discussions with leading professionals in the field of naturopathic medicine. Representatives from all five US AANMC-accredited colleges will be on hand.
AANMC Prospective Student Days is held annually in conjunction with the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP) Convention.
This event is open to the public and free of charge. Registration is required.
Day 1: Friday, August 17
10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Explore the AANP Convention on Your Own
Day 1 attendance optional.
Access to the AANP Exhibit Hall
11:45 am-1:00 pm
- Wilderness Therapy: An Integrated Management Approach to Adolescent Mental Health Disorders
- How the Mediterranean-Style Food Plan Addresses Cardiovascular Risk Factors In Women With Metabolic Syndrome
1:00 - 2:30 pm
Lunch on your own: Explore the nearby Bellevue Square for dining options.
2:30 - 4:00 pm
Access to the AANP Exhibit Hall during conference Exhibit Break
4:00 - 5:30 pm
- Women’s Health Update
- Medicine as a Healing Art: The Power of Unconditional Presence in the Therapeutic Relationship
- To Drink or Not to Drink That is the Question
Conclusion of Prospective Student Day 1
8:30 - 9:00 am
9:00 - 9:10 am
Guru Sandesh Khalsa, ND, AANMC President
9:40 - 9:50 am
Professional Support for NDs and Career Support Post-Graduation
Laura Flanagan, ND, Board Member, Washington Association of Naturopathic Physicians (WANP)
9:50 - 10:40 am
AANMC Roundtable Discussion:
The Effects of Naturopathic Medicine on Various Medical Conditions and Audience Q&A
Christian Dodge, ND, Bastyr University alumnus
Marnie Loomis, ND, NCNM alumna
Frank LaRosa, ND, UBCNM alumnus
Sean Hesler, ND, SCNM alumnus
Complimentary shuttle departs for Bastyr University from front of Hyatt Regency Bellevue
12:30 - 1:00 pm
Group lunch: Provided by the Bastyr Dining Commons.
1:40 - 2:00 pm
Applying to Naturopathic Medical School
Admissions representative from NCNM
Complimentary shuttle departs from Bastyr for return to Hyatt Regency Bellevue
3:15 - 4:30 pm
AANP Closing General Session:
Primary Care 2025 and Implications for Naturopathic Medicine
Clement Bezold, PhD
Conclusion of Prospective Student Day 2
Thank you for joining us today!
*Agenda subject to change.
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