Seminar Presenters

presenters

Jose Dastas →

Jose Dastas →

Jose Dastas is a highly skilled and seasoned doctor of pharmacy and the pharmacist is charge of Vertisis Custom Compounding Pharmacy. Dr. Dastas is recognized as one of the states and the nation's leader in integrative and naturopathic medicine compounding. Beginning with his experience starting in retail at CVS and Walmart pharmacies to compounding highly specialized drugs such as chemotherapy at Cancer Centers of America to his time served in the United States Airforce as a pharmacist in charge his vast experience combined with his unique Naturopathic training makes him highly qualified to help integrative and naturopathic doctors utilizing IV and injectable medications.

Brian Harrison →

Brian Harrison →

Brian Harrison is a unique chief operation officer (COO) and soon to be CEO with unrivaled skills as a business leader with many years of experience in both conventional insurance-based medical practice as well as the unique arena of cash-pay integrative medical care. Brian has developed systems that have generated over 52 million dollars of revenue in integrative medical care in various settings.

Trevor Hoffman, NMD →

Trevor Hoffman, NMD →

Dr. Trevor Hoffman is one of the founders of Paradigm Health Group. After working with Dr. Jason Ahlan at the Integrative Medicine Institute of Canada, Trevor and Jason made the decision to start a naturopathic medical clinic aiming to offer a wide range of expertise from doctors with diverse backgrounds, all with a focus on the very highest level of excellence.

Daniel Boenning B.S.,CCN →

Daniel Boenning B.S.,CCN →

Daniel Boenning B.S.,CCN has been a Biotics Research representative for 17 years learning and sharing from the doctors he has met over the years. Daniel graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a degree in Biochemistry of Nutrition. He spent 5 years in a highly integrative practice in Wisconsin before moving to Arizona. He also maintains his CCN credentials to keep in touch with the ever changing nutritional world.

Karla Bass →

Karla Bass →

Rev. Karla Bass is Vice President of Senergy Medical Group and has worked with Dr. Jerry Tennant, creator of the Tennant Biomodulator, since 2002. She teaches Tennant Biomodulator Protocol to doctors, medical students, practitioners, and patients.

Guillermo Ruiz →

Guillermo Ruiz →

Guillermo Ruiz is a fourth-year naturopathic medical student at Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine. His aim is to use his research to advance Naturopathic medicine using an evidence-based approach, and focuses on finding evolutionary connections between our modern and traditional health care systems.

Dr. Edward A Traum DC →

Dr. Edward A Traum DC →

Chiropractor; Tempe, Arizona, 1998 to Present Firefighter; City of Phoenix, 2001 to Present Promotion to Engineer April 2007 Education: 1998, Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine, Cum Laude Western States Chiropractic College, Portland, Oregon 1988, BS Finance/Economics California State University, Chico Professional Organizations:

Klee Bethel, MD →

Klee Bethel, MD →

Dr. Klee Bethel has practiced interventional pain management exclusively for the last 15 years. He currently practices at the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine (SCNM)’s Pain Relief Center. Dr. Bethel is also the current chief of staff at the Arizona Spine and Joint Hospital, where he previously served as medical director.

Dr. Xan Simonson →

Dr. Xan Simonson →

Dr. Xan Simonson is an Arizona licensed Naturopathic Physician and graduate of Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine & Health Sciences in Tempe, AZ. She practices in Tempe and Gilbert , AZ as a primary care physician amongst a group of fellow Naturopathic Physicians and MD’s. Dr. Simonson specializes in Comprehensive Holistic Pain Management, Autoimmune & Chronic Disease, Thyroid & Metabolic Disorders, Clinical Nutrition, IV therapy, Anti-aging and Longevity Medicine.

Jimmy Carberry →

Jimmy Carberry →

Jim Carberry has a unique relationship with the Cannabis industry spanning over 30 years. He has been intimately involved as a patient, activist and educator. Diagnosed with glaucoma in his 30's Jim has a unique relationship with the Cannabis industry spanning over 30 years. He has been intimately involved as a patient, activist and educator. Diagnosed with glaucoma in his 30's Jim discovered Cannabis medicine as the most effective way to manage his condition and prevent blindness. He helps thousands of people understand the value of the medicine, both publicly and in private consultation. He is a speaker in US and Europe as patient advocate "Glaucoma Jim".

Sarara Corva →

Sarara Corva →

Sarara Corva, Medical Marijuana Education Expert, has been active in alternative health and non-traditional healing modalities for many years. She has been involved in and gaining expertise in all aspects of the marijuana industry, with a passionate emphasis on marijuana as medicine, since 2010. In 2011 she had breast cancer and through a variety of alternative healing modalities and competent holistic practitioners, she cured herself.

Martha Montemeyer →

Martha Montemeyer →

Martha Montemeyer Founder, Executive Director, Colorado Cannabis Clinicians, an independent Colorado chapter associated with Society of Cannabis Clinicians. Non-profit professional society dedicated to practice standards for medical cannabis physicians and industry professionals working with Colorado Medical Marijuana patients.

Rachel Jablon-Margalit RMST →

Rachel Jablon-Margalit RMST →

Rachel Jablon-Margalit RMST, is a specialist in musculoskeletaI ultrasound since 2000. Rachel received her training through Thomas Jefferson University and additionally, has attended many specialty workshops and advanced level training courses. Rachel is a published author on the topic of MSK ultrasound and has helped devise MSK ultrasound training curriculums and programs. She has performed over 10,000 ultrasound exams and needle guidance procedures.

Lora Whooley →

Lora Whooley →

Lora Whooley graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing. She financed her education by working at Banner University Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona. After graduation in 1994, Lora began her career in the pharmaceutical industry and subsequently transitioned to medical device sales in 2000.

Cory Ostroot →

Cory Ostroot →

Dr. Cory Ostroot is a graduate of Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine. My passion for medicine began when a family member of mine fell ill and multiple doctors were unable to find the cause or a solution. I knew there must be a better way. With an intention of already being in the medical profession, I was accepted to Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine in Tempe, Arizona and completed a 4-year medical degree focusing on finding health-based solutions.