skip to content

Speaker Bios

Tori Hudson, ND

Dr. Tori Hudson, Naturopathic Physician, graduated from the National College of Naturopathic Medicine (NCNM) in 1984 and has served the college in several capacities, including: Medical Director, Associate Academic Dean, and Academic Dean.   She is currently a clinical professor at The National College of Naturopathic Medicine (NCNM), Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine and Bastyr University. Dr Hudson has been in practice for  more than 32 years, is the medical director of her clinic, “A Woman’s Time” in Portland, Oregon, and director of product research and education for VITANICA. She is also the founder and co-director of NERC (Naturopathic Education and Research Director), a non-profit organization for accredited naturopathic residencies.
Dr. Hudson has recently been appointed as a faculty member of the Fellowship in Integrative Health and Medicine, Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine.

Dr. Hudson was awarded the 1990 President’s award from the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians for her research in women’s health, the 1999 prestigious Naturopathic Physician of the Year award, the 2003 NCNM Alumni Pioneer Award., the 2009 Natural Products Association Pioneer Award and in 2012 was inducted into the NCNM Hall of Fame.  In 2016, she is now also the recipient of the annual Oregon Association of Naturopathic Physician’s “Living Legends” award.

She is a nationally recognized author (book: Women’s Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine second edition, McGraw Hill 2008), speaker, educator, researcher, and clinician.  Dr. Hudson serves on several editorial boards, advisory panels and as a consultant to the natural products industry.

Erin Lommen, ND

Dr. Erin Lommen is a licensed Naturopathic Physician and is enjoying her 26th year of clinical family practice and health optimization utilizing Natural and Integrative Medicine. She was a clinical investigator for a successful 5-year study through the NIH (National Institute of Health) on chronic disease. Dr. Lommen previously taught as an Associate Professor at NCNM (National College of Naturopathic Medicine) for 10 years. She is the CEO and Assoc. medical director of Labrix Clinical Services Inc. She is the co-author of the popular book: Slim, Sane and Sexy; Pocket Guide to Natural, Bioidentical Hormone Balancing (3rd printing Fountain of Youth Publishing-www.slimsaneandsexy.com). Dr. Lommen is a sought-after speaker at medical conferences including presentations on GI Health, Bioidentical Hormone Balancing, PCOS and Metabolic Syndrome, Adrenal Fatigue, Depression and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Cravings and Addiction.

 

Natalie Gustafson, R.Ph, PharmD

Natalie Gustafson received her Doctorate in Pharmacy after graduating summa cum laude from Northeastern University in Boston, where she trained at world-renowned Harvard teaching hospitals. Natalie is a compounding pharmacist and owner of Lloyd Center Pharmacy and Pacific Compounds Pharmacy, and has expertise in a variety of topics, including women’s health, pain management, endocrinology, auto-immune diseases and low dose naltrexone. She’s involved in teaching many pharmacy CE courses for Naturopathic Physicians, including presenting at the Oregon Association of Naturopathic Physicians December conferences and for the Pain Society of Oregon. In addition to being published in NDNR for thyroid management, Natalie also consults on the Oregon Board of Naturopathic Medicine Formulary Council.

Laura Neville, N.D.

Laura Neville graduated from the National University of Naturopathic Medicine and maintains a private practice with a focus on endocrine health at Whole Family Wellness Center in Portland, OR.
Dr. Neville has a wide-ranging background, experience in massage therapy, craniosacral bodywork and completed her undergraduate studies in Exercise Science from the University of California, Davis. Dr. Neville combines her extensive knowledge on type 1 diabetes and thyroid disorders with great professionalism to her patient care.
Dr. Neville is also a staff physician at Labrix, a diagnostic laboratory, where she reviews hundreds of hormone and neurotransmitter results and consults with physicians throughout the country on complex cases.

back to top