Buck Levin, Ph.D., R.D.

Buck Levin is Adjunct Associate Professor of Nutrition at Bastyr University, where he has taught since 1990. He received his Ph.D. in food and nutrition from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, where he was selected first annual Alumni Fellow. While there, he also became certified as a registered dietitian. He received a masterís degree in phenomenological psychology from Duquesne University, and a bachelorís in psychology from Yale University, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Distinction in Psychology.

Dr. Levin has extensive experience in private practice and has published broadly, including contributions to the Textbook of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, the Textbook of Natural Medicine, The Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine, and Alternative Medicine-The Definitive Guide. His contributions to professional journals include Advances: Mind-Body Journal, Journal of the Ecological Design Association, Society for Nutrition Education, and Quarterly Review of Natural Medicine, where he served as nutrition editor. Dr. Levin is also the author of Environmental Nutrition - Understanding the Link between Environment, Food Quality, and Disease published in 1999 by HingePin Integrative Learning Materials, the company he founded to promote education in this area. He is currently re-writing the nutrition classic, Staying Health with Nutrition for Ten Speed Press together with primary author Elson Haas, MD. Currently, Dr. Levin serves as an Associate Editor for Integrative Medicine - A Clinicianís Journal and a faculty member at the Institute for Functional Medicine in Gig Harbor, Washington. Since 1995 he has also served on the editorial board of Nutrition Science News and contributed to this publication. Since 1995 he has served on the editorial board of Nutrition Science News and contributed to this publication.

For the past four years, Dr. Levin has served as Director of Health Science for Salugenecists, Inc. where he is helping to develop expert systems targeted at health promotion from a natural medicine standpoint.

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