Dr. Dugald Seely

Dr. Dugald Seely is a naturopathic doctor who serves as the director of research and clinical epidemiology at the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, www.ccnm.edu, is an affiliate investigator for the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, and is the Executive Director for the Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre, www.oicc.ca. He completed his MSc at the University of Toronto and has been very active in medical research and the development of integrative oncology. He’s led a number of clinical trials and projects ranging from specific interventions used by naturopathic doctors to the whole-system of practice that is naturopathic medicine. He strongly believes in the ability of evidence-based medicine to effect positive change in the health-care system that includes complementary medicine. As an educator, researcher, clinician, and frequent speaker at conferences around the world, he is seeking to shift the debate towards a more whole-person approach to care.