Dr. Wright is a Naturopathic doctor with 12 years of experience working in hospital based integrative oncology teams. Through her work, Dr. Wright gained special expertise in pancreatic cancer and digestive health in the field of clinical and integrative oncology and has authored and conducted clinical trials as well as participated in consortium work in the field of pancreatic cancer. http://www.naturalmedicinejournal.com/journal/2016-08/evidence-based-treatment-digestive-symptoms-pancreatic-cancer-patients
Dr. Wright's areas of expertise include family wellness, integrative oncology, intravenous vitamin C as supportive care in oncology, and pancreatic cancer.
She is passionate about helping patients access evidence based, natural and behavioral therapies to improve outcomes such as quality of life and reduction or prevention of side effects of cancer treatment.
Working with patients who use conventional and natural therapies, Dr. Wright believes that empowering patients with education and safe tools in health creates the best care. Dr. Wright is currently President of the Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians (OncANP.org) and serves as Research Director for KNOWoncology.org, a knowledge translation project summarizing human level data in integrative oncology.
Dr. Wright graduated from Bastyr University in 2005 after completing post-baccalaureate pre-medical studies at Tufts and Northeastern Universities. In Boston, Dr. Wright worked in the Harvard Mallinckrodt Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry as Lab Manager and Research Assistant. Prior, she received a BA from St. Lawrence University in NY. Dr. Wright also trained in midwifery and participated in an abroad program in Kenya East Africa working with traditional birth attendants.
Dr. Wright has 2 children -ages 15 and 5 and together they enjoy farm work, mystery stories, chess, and adventures on the St. Lawrence River.
Dr. Wright sees clients at CAMAcenter.com on Wednesdays and also sees patients by telemedicine.
Dr. Wright is licensed as a naturopathic physician by the state of Vermont.