Dr. James Odell, ND, L.Ac. has practiced traditional naturopathy for over 30 years. He graduated with a doctorate in naturopathy in 1980 from US International University (currently renamed Alliant International University, no longer offering naturopathic studies). After naturopathic college he began studies of traditional Chinese medicine and Chinese Mandarin. Having gained conversational fluency in Mandarin, he moved to China in 1986 where he completed a three year post-doctoral program in traditional Chinese medicine at Shantou University Medical College, with medical residences at Shantou University Teaching Hospital, Shantou Central Hospital and Shiwan Hospital, Guangdong. Since returning from China, he has completed several internships in European Biological Medicine at the Paracelsus Klinik in Lustmuhle, Switzerland.
Dr. Odell is certified in acupuncture with the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, and is also a PDA provider with the NCCAOM. He is licensed in acupuncture in Kentucky, Colorado, South Carolina, and Utah. He is a Certified Traditional Naturopath with the American Naturopathic Certification Board, and is a Registered Naturopathic Diplomate with the National Registry of Naturopathic Practitioners. For over 15 years he has been a Certified Instructor with the American Organization of Bodywork Therapies of Asia.
Over the past 15 years he has been an education coordinator for the Biological Medicine Network which conducts conferences and workshops on the principles and practices of European Biological Medicine. Dr. Odell maintains a web site for the dissemination of information and current events on European Biological Medicine. He also presents workshops for PDC Biological Health Group (formerly EIDAM Diagnostics Corporation) on contact regulation thermography (CRT) and provides a CRT interpretation service for doctors and practitioners. His import company Phytodyne of Kentucky Inc. is the exclusive US importer and distributor of Ceres Heilmittel AG plant remedies manufactured in Switzerland.
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