Dr. Beverly Yates, ND is a California licensed doctor of Naturopathic Medicine and a 1994 graduate of the National College of Natural Medicine in Portland, OR. She is also a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), where she earned her undergraduate degree in electrical engineering and minored
in bio-electrical engineering.
As a MIT-trained Naturopathic physician, Dr. Yates is a prolific content creator in multiple health and medicine sectors, both online and offline. She is focusing on online marketing and digital collaboration in specific niches.
Dr. Yates served as the lead supervising doctor for the first-ever fully-accredited Naturopathic and Integrative medical residency in the state of California. She was a governor appointee to California’s Naturopathic Medicine Committee, which regulates the Naturopathic medical profession on a state level.
Dr. Yates serves as a National Media Representative for the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians, appearing as an expert in natural medicine on TV shows in select metropolitan areas. She is a member of the Medical Advisory Board for Gaia Herbs, Inc., Schwabe North America, and other companies.
In response to Dr. Yates’ contributions to community health, she provided testimony for the Tri-Caucus of the California legislature concerning the growing impact of obesity and diabetes in communities of color around the state and the country.
A popular author, public speaker, and teacher, Dr. Yates shares her knowledge with audiences comprised of both the general public and other health professionals. Sought after for her ability to provide concise, clear explanations about complex medical processes and natural medicine, Dr. Yates appears regularly on numerous TV broadcast networks including ABC, CBS, CNN, CW, Fox, NBC, and PBS; her radio interviews include NPR, CNN Radio, Sirius International Satellite; and her print interviews include Essence Magazine, Good Housekeeping Magazine and Women’s World. She has collaborated with Rodale Press on numerous books for over two decades as a medical consultant, sharing her expertise on herbal remedies, botanical medicines, vitamins and supplements for chronic illnesses.
Areas of Expertise:
Weight Loss, Cardiovascular Health, Diabetes, Hypertension, Sleep Problems and Sleep Apnea, Mood Disorders, Stress Resilience.
Dr. Yates is the author of Heart Health for Black Women: A Natural Approach to Healing and Preventing Heart Disease, Marlowe & Co., 2000. Dr. Yates is also a contributing author to: Maternal, Newborn and Child Nursing: A Family Centered Approach, Pearson Education, Inc., 2003, which is a textbook used in nursing and medical schools. She has self-published the Ultimate PCOS Weight Loss Herbs and Supplements Guide, along with other materials about PCOS (PolyCystic Ovarian Syndrome) and is writing a number of other books.
Dr. Yates can be reached at: [email protected].
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