Cheryl Burdette, N.D.
Cheryl Burdette, N.D. is the Director of Education and the Naturopathic Residency program at Progressive Medical. She has been in private practice since 2001. She directs an accredited Naturopathic residency program that is focused on Integrative Medicine and Nutritional Biochemistry. She is the founder and Educational Director of a functional laboratory, Dunwoody Labs, for which she designs clinical profiles and trains clinicians in their utilization. At Dunwoody labs, she is involved in nutritional trials and translational research. She is the Research and Outreach director for Xymogen, an Inc.500 supplement company, and serves on their BOA.
She also serves on an independent IRB giving feedback concerning various studies in integrated medicine. She lecturers internationally and nationally for groups such as IFM, A4M, MMI, and ACAM. She wrote and designed the curriculum for Advanced Medicine’s Academy online certification program in Integrative Medicine.
She is called upon yearly to do grand rounds at all the major Naturopathic medical schools. She has taught Clinical and Nutritional Oncology at the University of Bridgeport and is part of the faculty at the University of Miami, the first allopathic school to require Integrative Medicine training for MDs. She is also adjunct faculty at George Washington University, the first PhD program in Integrative Medicine.