Christine D
Writer #2998
San Diego, CA
Joined 4/30/2011
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Christine is an integrative health care specialist, medical journalist, food writer and developer of socially conscious business endeavors. Her private practice focusing on integrative medicine includes her specialty in neuro-psych, endocrinology and immunology. This niche area of practice has shaped both her career as a consultant and as a journalist. One of Christine's latest endeavors, Garden Eats, her organic kitchen gardening business inspires her work in organic food and gardening, environmental advocacy and is yet another opportunity to create tangible tools for modern living. Much of her current writing highlights this realm and her work as a socially conscious business developer.

Christine's multi-faceted experiences have popularized her in the medical, business, food, garden, environmental and positive psychology sectors as a journalist and consultant. She enjoys working with clients to create socially dynamic experiences for both their businesses and clients alike. With journalism and writing at the heart of what she offers, clients enjoy a myriad of creative influences to assist in continually evolving their goals in business.
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Christine D's Medical Industry Experience

176 Projects Completed

Christine writes blogs, articles, journals, papers, newsletters and lectures involving her expert area as an Integrative Health Care Specialist. This includes topics ranging from direct care to patients, expert columns, interviews, specific health concerns, advice to professionals in the field, health care consulting, popular socio-cultural affairs in health care and news features.

Specialties

Christine specializes in exposition. She authors several "Ask the Expert" type columns and has written authoritative articles being an expert in her field. She also enjoys creating anecdotal narratives, conducting and participating in interviews, evaluation and reporting related to news.

Interests

Christine's career is an extension of her personality- she says, "I'm lucky like that!" A natural social anthropologist, she gets out in the world discovering what drives communities. At home (she lives between NY and CA), Christine is cultivating medicinal culinary kitchen gardens, crafting food therapy recipes and working on her many writing endeavors! Living by the ocean in So-Cal she has the opportunity to get out in the community to interact in hiking groups, visit the sea-side meditation gardens for yoga and work up the courage to become a better surfer! Christine recently published her first book as a food journalist, "The Best Craft Cocktails And Bartending With Flair" with Page Street Publishing. She featured her background in molecular herbology to create one of a kind beverage recipes that highlight medicinal foods, herbs and organic ingredients. One of her current "big" projects is a medicinal culinary therapy cook book she is authoring with colleague and health chef, Magnus Mumby of the UK.

Education

Nazareth College of Rochester New York

Christine completed studies that integrated the social sciences to form a anthropological perspective on modern society as a preparation for graduate training in integrative medicine, business development and journalism.

Pacific College of Oriental Medicine

Christine completed research, clinical experience, research writing and preparation in integrated studies of modern medicine, business management of the health care practice, western and eastern medical training for private practice.

Health

610 Projects Completed

Christine writes blogs, articles, journals, papers, newsletters and lectures involving her expert area as an Integrative Health Care Specialist. This includes topics ranging from direct care to patients, expert columns, interviews, specific health concerns, advice to professionals in the field, health care consulting, popular socio-cultural affairs in health care and news features.

Medical

176 Projects Completed

Christine writes blogs, articles, journals, papers, newsletters and lectures involving her expert area as an Integrative Health Care Specialist. This includes topics ranging from direct care to patients, expert columns, interviews, specific health concerns, advice to professionals in the field, health care consulting, popular socio-cultural affairs in health care and news features.

Green Living

120 Projects Completed

Integrated throughout all professional aspects of her work in integrative medicine, socially conscious business consulting and food and garden writing, Christine's writing embraces the green living lifestyle. In writing, Christine has a knack for blending just the right amount of science and research for both lay persons and professionals alike. Christine has featured book reviews and interviews in the green living genre as well as more full length articles that touch upon socio-cultural aspects of modern green living.

Food

117 Projects Completed

As an integrative health care specialist with a focus on clinical nutrition and food therapy, Christine's food writing experiences involve a vast array of topics to engage multiple audiences. Her writing appears across several web platforms including advice columns to parents on the science behind eating well, medicinal culinary recipes and food therapy advice. Christine also enjoys interviewing and being interviewed in the foodie world.

Career

115 Projects Completed

Christine writes blogs, articles, journals, papers, newsletters and lectures involving her expert area as an Integrative Health Care Specialist. This includes topics ranging from direct care to patients, expert columns, interviews, specific health concerns, advice to professionals in the field, health care consulting, popular socio-cultural affairs in health care and news features.

Nutrition

108 Projects Completed

Christine writes blogs, articles, journals, papers, newsletters and lectures involving her expert area as an Integrative Health Care Specialist. This includes topics ranging from direct care to patients, expert columns, interviews, specific health concerns, advice to professionals in the field, health care consulting, popular socio-cultural affairs in health care and news features. Christine's specialty in clinical nutrition and food therapy blends throughout.

Marketing

106 Projects Completed

As a business developer Christine offers advice via special features columns, blogs and interviews. She writes about socially conscious business development, the ins and outs of becoming a consultant and the finer nuances of niche marketing practices. Familiar with design, a vast array of web platforms and special branding practices, Christine's writing highlights these areas.

Kids/Family

104 Projects Completed

Christine writes for three popular parenting blogs and websites, Pure Mamas, Natural Baby Pros and Bonjour Baby which reach both the North American and Australian continents. Offering advice in parenting advocacy, medical, nutrition and health expertise, food writing, positive psychology, and interview style features, Christine loves writing for parenting and family publications.

Garden

101 Projects Completed

Popularized by her organic food and kitchen gardening blog and business, Garden Eats, Christine enjoys writing about all things organic growing. You can see her writing featured online across the web via blogging platforms as well as expert columns. Christine's gardening expertise is rooted in organic gardening and ethical growing practices where she offers advice to both novices and seasoned growers. With her connected to the food world, you can her writing about restaurant gardens as well.

Science

100 Projects Completed

The mission statement of Christine's popular blog, Reaching Beyond Now is: Where Science & Discovery Meet Human Intuition and Wellness. Christine writes for expert columns, interviews, for professionals in the field and advice for patients and lay people. She also features news and current affairs in science and science research. She is Integrative Health Adviser and writer for a conventional medical blog, reports science-related news and produces articles reviewing and forecasting trends in science.

Blog Post

493 Projects Completed

Christine's primary blogs Reaching Beyond Now and Garden Eats have attracted multi-faceted attention across the web. Because of their popularity, Christine has been invited to write for an array of blogging platforms such as parenting blogs, health care blogs for patients, lay persons and health care professionals, consulting platforms, organic growing and food sciences, news features, interviews and expert columns.

Article

374 Projects Completed

Christine's articles have been featured across the web as well as in print covering topics in medical research and reporting and as authoritative features in her expert area specific to medical, private practice and professional business development. She is also well-known in her professional circles for publishing companion article-interviews in the medical and food journalism sector. Christine was recently featured in a co-authored article for OM-Newspaper, a professional trade periodical in the Traditional Chinese Medical Field with the Vice President of Academic Affairs at Pacific College.

Speech

51 Projects Completed

Christine speaks and gives several talks each year to the general public, private groups, at universities and academic settings and to consulting clients and doctor's groups. Her talks feature socio-cultural discussions on current public health affairs, modern parenting advocacy, organic gardening and green living, the science behind Chinese medicine, functional medicine and food sciences.

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