Dr. Jill Edwards is an investigator at NUNM’s Helfgott Research Institute. She graduated from NCNM (now NUNM) in 2007, receiving her Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine with honors in research and a certificate of natural childbirth. She received her Bachelor’s of Art from the University of Puget Sound in 1998 with a major in comparative sociology and minors in math and women’s studies.
Dr. Edwards has been in the field of natural medicine research for over twelve years, first at Metagenics as a student intern and later as a Clinical Research Coordinator. Currently, she focuses her work at Helfgott on women’s medicine and pediatrics. Dr. Edwards maintains a private practice in Gresham, Oregon, where she focuses on family medicine, pediatrics, and midwifery. This dual focus allows her to help bridge the gap between research and clinical practice.