US Pharmacopia NSF-GMP Professional
Science + Nature Based Nutritional Supplements
Medical Advisory Board
The Integrative Therapeutics Medical Advisory Board consists of healthcare professionals whose expertise guides the company's product development and education programs.
Lise Alschuler, ND, FABNO is a naturopathic doctor with board certification in naturopathic oncology. She graduated from Brown University with an undergraduate degree in Medical Anthropology and received a doctoral degree in naturopathic medicine from Bastyr University in 1994.
Bruce Canvasser, ND specializes in botanical medicine and received his naturopathic medical degree in 1977 from National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM). Dr. Canvasser has served as Instructor of Botanical Medicine, Clinic Director, and Board of Trustee member at NCNM.
Stuart Erner, MD received his bachelor of science degree from SUNY Stony Brook. He then attended Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston and after graduating, he completed his residency in internal medicine at Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. In 1979, Dr. Erner started his practice in Albany, New York, where he still practices today.
Alan Gaby, MD received his undergraduate degree from Yale University, his master of science degree in biochemistry from Emory University, and his medical degree (MD) from the University of Maryland. He then worked in private practice for 19 years, specializing in nutritional medicine and bone health.
Sara Gottfried, MD teaches women how to balance their hormones naturally so they can rock their mission. She is a systems-based hormone expert, a Harvard-educated physician-scientist, an MIT-trained bioengineer, board-certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology, a certified yoga teacher, a sought after keynote speaker, and an author. Dr. Gottfried is also a working mom who knows what it’s like to feel overwhelmed, cranky, and stressed out.
Cindy Howard, DC, DABCI, FIAMA has been in private practice in Orland Park, Illinois for 15 years. After earning her diplomate in Diagnosis and Internal Disorders she combines both musculoskeletal work with functional medicine.
Tori Hudson, ND is a naturopathic physician, graduating from the National College of Natural Medicine (NCNM) in 1984. She has served the college in several capacities, including: Medical Director, Associate Academic Dean, and Academic Dean. She is currently a Clinical Professor at NCNM, Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine, and Bastyr University.
Holly Lucille, ND, RN is a nationally recognized and licensed naturopathic doctor, an educator and a natural products consultant. Dr. Holly is also the author of Creating and Maintaining Balance: A Women’s Guide to Safe, Natural, Hormone Health.
Gaetano Morello, ND is a licensed naturopathic physician practicing in West Vancouver, Canada. He received his bachelor of science degree from the University of British Columbia and his Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine from Bastyr University of Natural Health Sciences in Seattle, Washington.
Corey Resnick, ND has been a licensed naturopathic physician for over 30 years. He graduated from the National College of Natural Medicine where he is on the board of regents and previously served on the board of directors and taught on the faculty.
Corey Schuler, MS, DC, CNS is the Director of Clinical Affairs for Integrative Therapeutics. He is a certified nutrition specialist, licensed nutritionist, and chiropractic physician board-certified in clinical nutrition. He has earned degrees in nursing and phytotherapeutics, and has a private integrative medicine practice in Hudson, Wisconsin.
Alan Simon, RPh earned his degree in pharmacy from Butler University in Indianapolis. A practicing registered pharmacist for 34 years, he has his own consultation practice specializing in integrative natural medicine, clinical nutrition, herb and drug interactions, and drug-induced nutrient depletions.
Eileen Stretch, ND followed her heart into the field of naturopathic medicine after years of working in the corporate world. She earned her doctorate from the National College of Natural Medicine in Portland, and completed her residency at Bastyr University in Seattle.
**USP NSF- GMP Standards:
USP stands for the United States Pharmacopoeia. USP approval means you can be assured of purity, potency, stability and disintegration. Essentially it ensures that the product contains the ingredients listed on the label and that it has been made according to FDA Good Manufacturing Practices GMP.
- All dietary supplement products and powders should be manufactured in a USP FDA-registered pharmaceutical facility, in compliance with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)
- Ingredients all tested for purity, potency and delivery from raw materials to finished product
- The USP specifically tests to ensure the supplement
- Contains the ingredients listed on the label in the declared potency and amount.
- Doesn’t contain harmful levels of specified contaminants.
- Will break down and release into the body within a specified amount of time.
- Has been made according to Food and Drug Administration (FDA) current Good Manufacturing Practices using sanitary and well-controlled procedures.
Integrative Therapeutics®' is a drug-GMP audited facil;ity. It holds long-standing certifications and registrations from the following certifying organizations:
Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA)
NSF - GMP Certifiation (The Public Health and Safety Company)
Gold Emerson Quality Program
**Brava Nutrition Direct Payment Purchase Policy:
PURCHASES: After six-years using Google, Inc. that retired its online credit card processing services for our Ecommerce, we are investigating selection of the the highest security global credit card processing for our clients and customers.
Brava Corp has determined that due to hackers' sophisticated intrusion capabilities that NO Ecommerce credit card information of customer name and account number is safe and secure due to intrusion into major banks, companies, and even US federal government computer systems and credit card databases- all with the highest security in place. Although fees and costs of global credit card processing have increased significantly, the security systems have not. Thus, we have suspended online credit card processing at this time .
Does it make it more difficult for you and us? YES! But we are able to keep both the risks and costs of our services and products down. We believe that protection of our clients' & customers' name and credit card information and Brava's proprietary information is worth the extra effort on all parties - Brava and its customers & clients.
Contact us email@example.com directly to make arrangement for payment by check or money order or other secure means before services or products are made available to our clients and customers.