Health Currents Radio: Let’s Get Healthy Interview with Courtney Jackson, ND

Feb 15 2013 Pagatim FM / Health Currents Radio: Let’s Get Healthy: Courtney Jackson, ND, The ECO Project Ellen Goldsmith, LAc, interviews Dr. Jackson, lead physician of the Ending Childhood Obesity (ECO Project) about how the ECO (pronounced echo) series of 12–weekly workshops for children, families, and adults in Portland,Ore. provide health education and hands–on, …

Food as Medicine: A new idea sprouting from deep roots

Jan 09 2013 Virginia Garcia Foundation Blog “Food as Medicine / A new idea sprouting from deep roots,” NCNM’s blog post on the Virginia Garcia Foundation blog, Perspectives on Wellness, gives an overview of trends in nutrition as it highlights the ECO Project’s work of helping people change how they eat, and the newest community …

NCNM Community Education Center News

Dec 10 2012 The Lund Report The Lund Report announces NCNM receipt of a $220,000 grant from the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust for the renovation of the Helfgott Research Institute and Community Education Center: “Murdock Trust Awards NCNM $220,000 for Helfgott Research Institute

Dr. Courtney Jackson in Organic Spa Magazine

Oct 22 2012 Organic Spa Magazine Dr. Courtney Jackson of NCNM’s ECO Project is featured in Organic Spa Magazine’s September–October 2012 issue: ” A Healthy Ferment.”

Helfgott Research Institute Open House

Oct 05 2012 Oregon Live The Oregonian reports on the grand opening of Helfgott Research Institute in the October 5, 2012 issue: “New Portland research center holds open house today: National College of Natural Medicine.”

Multnomah County Board encourages people to take cancer-preventing steps

Apr 06 2012 Multnomah County News “Multnomah County Board encourages people to take cancer-preventing steps,” including eating healthy meals. The story mentions the work of NCNM’s ECO Project, and quotes ECO Physician, Julie Briley, ND, who gave a presentation about the ECO Project to the Multnomah County Board of Commissioners.

Dr. Bowman Featured in the Oregonian & the New York Times

At the tail-end of 2011, an OHSU research study led by NCNM alumnus (2004), Gene Bowman, ND, MPH, made major news. Dr. Bowman (now an OHSU professor of neurology) and his team are studying how nutrition effects cognitive function in older adults. The Oregonian broke the story on the front page of the Dec. 29 …