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James Pendleton | Elance
 
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James Pendleton

Physician / Nutritional Supplement Formulation
   United States
  |   Seattle, WA
  |  9:14 pm Local Time

Overview

I'm a licensed US primary care physician passionate about, and trained in, the design of innovative nutritional supplements -from conception and formulation, to sourcing, manufacture, and marketing.

I practice integrated family medicine, teach college sciences, and regularly travel abroad to source and study medicinal herbs. My passion is botanical medicine and I offer expertise in the creation of effective novel nutritional supplements.

Services:
-Nutritional supplement formulation
- Herbal material sourcing
- Research & Substantiation
-...

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Portfolio

Field research with my assistants and interpretor!
My interpretor in Turkey...
Working in Laos...
http://www.suite101.com/content/erythrocyte-life-cycle-functions-and-pathology-a84625
Technical descriptive writing for Suite101 about the herb Sophora flavescens.
http://www.suite101.com/content/sophora-flavescens-a102652
My Curriculum Vitae. References on request!

Skills (8)

Tested
Nutritional Supplement Design
Herbal Material Sourcing
Complimentary and Alternative Medicine
Technical Writing Skills
Language: English (Native USA)
Language: Spanish
Language: Japanese
Network Administration

Service Description

As a clinical doctor passionate about nutriceutical study and manufacturing I am uniquely qualified in the following areas:

Innovative Herbal Product Design
Formulation of Nutritional Supplements
Nutritional Supplement Safety and Advisement
Product Research & Substantiation
Appropriate Claims Substantiation (FDA, Australia, & CANADA)
Clinical Insights on Observed and Theoretical Adverse Events
Herbal Material Sourcing
Interface with Contract Manufacturers
Field Research and Material Procurement
Herbal and Alternative Medicine
Biomedical and Clinical Research
Primary Care Medicine
Articles and Copy
White Papers

Besides tromping in the markets and jungles of the world I'm also a practicing primary care naturopathic physician with over a decade of clinical experience and hold current licenses with DEA# in several US states.

I have overseen volunteer, research, and for-profit projects in most of the world with an emphasis in Australia, Central & South America (Costa Rica, Ecuador, Nicaragua), Southeast Asia (Thailand & Laos), and the Middle East (Bahrain, Oman, Turkey, Qatar, UAE).

My experience includes medical direction of a VIP medical center in Abu Dhabi, UAE and management of research & development for a major US nutritional supplement manufacturer. I love to teach and have instructed graduate and undergrad sciences at several colleges and universities (including prestigious Bastyr University) and headed the Brisbane/Gold Coast teaching clinics for Endeavour...

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Employment

Endeavour College
Clinic Practice Manager
2013 - Present
Brisbane, Australia Student Clinic Supervisor
Integrated Health Solutions
Consultant
2007 - Present
Primary care physician, Supplement creation, Herb sourcing, Health-related copy authoring. Specialty in botanical medicine and herbal formulation. Current licenses / DEA# and locations (USA):...
Daytona State College
Assistant Professor
2009 - 2012
Instructor: Undergraduate Anatomy & Physiology, Biology, Microbiology
Irwin Naturals
Product Innovation & Technical Marketing
2008 - 2009
Innovative nutritional supplement design and manufacturing: Formulation, substantiation, material sourcing, interface with contract manufacturers, and product-specific copy writing. Also fielded...
Doctors 4 Vitality
Medical Director
2006 - 2008
VIP Optimal health Center - Abu Dhabi, UAE. Primary Care Medicine, Specialized Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Function Equipment, Aesthetic Laser Therapeutics. Responsible for building and...
Balanced Health Family Medicine
Primary Care Physician and Owner
2000 - 2005
Family Practice, Primary Care Physician, Balanced Health Clinic, 2000-2005 Kirkland, WA. Family oriented integrated health care: emotional counseling, nutritional and herbal support, physical...
Bastyr University
Adjunct Professor
2002 - 2004
Part time instructor (graduate and undergraduate): Biochemistry, College Physics, Research Methods and Design.

Education

Bastyr University
Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine
1996 - 2000
Florida Atlantic University
Bachelor of Science -Microbiology
1992 - 1995
US Army
Paramedic -ATLS
1986 - 1987

Keywords

nutrition
herbal
medicine
design
formulation
vitamin
physician
doctor
supplement
science
naturopath
writing
manufacturing
nutrition
medical expert
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