Dr Jillian Stansbury is a naturopathic physician who has practiced in SW Washington for close to 25 years specializing in women’s health, mental health, and chronic disease. She holds undergraduate degrees in Medical Illustration and Medical Assisting and graduated with honors in both programs.
Dr Stansbury also chairs the Botanical Medicine Program at the National College of Naturopathic Medicine in Portland, OR Dr Stansbury also writes for numerous professional journals and lay publications, plus teaches natural products chemistry and herbal medicine around the country at a variety of medical conference.
Jillian lives in Peru for half of the year traveling between Cusco – “the navel of the world” – and the Peruvian Amazon studying South American plants and working with the Queros and Matsigenka tribes in the jungles of Manu. The other half she is based in Portland, OR. Jillian has two adult children, enjoys music, and plays the guitar, banjo, churango and sings, maintains large gardens, and enjoys all sorts of arts and crafts.