Tammera J. Karr received her PhD in Holistic Nutrition from Clayton College of Natural Health and holds national board certifications through the National Association of Nutritional Professionals (BCHN) American Association of Integrative Medicine (BCIH), American Association of Nutritional Counselors (CNC), American Naturopathic Certification Board (CNW) and by the American Association of Drugless Practitioners (CNH).
In May of 2012 Tammera became a Diplomate of the College of Biologically Based Practices in the American Association of Integrative Medicine, this designation is limited to a select group of professionals who by virtue of their extensive training and expertise, have demonstrated outstanding abilities in their health care specialty. She holds memberships also in American Association of Nutritional Counselors (AANC), Weston Price Foundation and Life Extension Foundation.
Tammera is the author of numerous health-related articles available on the www.yourwholenutrition.com website and is a regular contributor to the NANP E-zine Nourishing Bytes.
Currently Tammera serves as the NANP publication Chair and serves on the NANP board of Directors, additionally Tammera serves on the Accreditation Review Board for the American Association of Integrative Medicine (AAIM), Committee chair for the Oregon Holistic Nutrition Education Review Board, nutrition/nutraceutical advisor for the Proactive Breast Wellness Program, serves as Vice President of Think Local Umpqua www.thinklocalumpqua.com, writes a weekly health column for the Roseburg Beacon, contributes to online health newsletters and sees clients at locations throughout Southern Oregon.
Tammera provides targeted whole natural food counseling, food sensitivity testing, and nutritional supplementation counseling to clients throughout the United States and Canada. She specializes in gluten sensitivity, diabetes, gastric disorders, women's & men's health and high blood pressure. She supports the use of bio-identical hormone replacement therapy for men and women. In addition, clients have the option of phone and internet consultations.
A native Oregonian, Tammera has lived remotely her whole life from the high deserts, to the beautiful mountains unique to Oregon. This lifestyle has taught her the importance of common sense, independence, preparedness and determination.