National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM)

National College of Natural MedicineLocated in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, NCNM provides and fosters a challenging, eclectic, and rigorous academic experience.  NCNM does not just teach medicine; they teach a philosophy of living that leads to radiant health, and they show students how to convey this wonderful gift to their patients.

With beginnings in the early 1950s, the National College of Natural Medicine the oldest accredited naturopathic medical school in North America.  The NCNM is a naturopathic school and classical Chinese medicine school, offering one of the nation’s few available programs in Classical Chinese Medicine.

The College is alma mater to over 1500 alumni who practice in nearly every state and Canadian province as well as many foreign countries. The NCNM claims that over fifty percent of the licensed naturopathic physicians practicing in the United States are graduates of its program.

Degrees Offered
Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine
Master of Science in Oriental Medicine

Residencies, Fellowships, Events
CNME Certified ND Residency Program: 
The NCNM offers workshops, classes, and seminars on Qigong and Taiji. For more information, contact Dr. Tamara Staudt at 503.552.2093.

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Address & Contact
National College of Natural Medicine
49 SW Porter St.
Portland, OR 97201
Tel: 503-552-1555
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