The Business of Naturopathic Medicine
Once you are officially a doctor, what’s next? Do you join a practice or start your own? Do you take insurance or not? Do you go into practice by yourself or partner up with a classmate? Do you feel confident enough to start your own business? Are you a generalist, or do you specialize? Where do you learn business skills? Do you have an entrepreneurial mindset? Learn what to consider as you answer these questions to design your dream practice. We will also discuss using technology, non-traditional ways to fund your practice, and what to look for in a marketing company.
Dr. Jennifer Pierre, ND, MPH
Dr. Jennifer Pierre is the founder and CEO of JenteelNature Health. Her experience as a public health professional and physician spans nearly 20 years, with roles in health research, prenatal health education and mental health. She specializes in women’s health, with the goal of improving reproductive health outcomes and reducing health disparities. Dr. Pierre integrates her knowledge of medicine with public health acumen by designing public health and wellness programs, and provides medical advisory for non-profits and corporate entities. She is a Co-Author of Pathways to HerRise, a best-selling anthology for entrepreneurs. She was recently honored by the WBDC and the CT Lieutenant Governor with the “Women Rising” Award. She is also a multi-year winner of “10Best” in multiple health provider categories in the Natural Nutmeg Readers’ Choice Awards.