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About Dr. Robinson
Narda G. Robinson, DO, DVM, MS, FAAMA, is a leading authority on scientific integrative medicine. With more than 20 years of experience in practicing, teaching, and writing about integrative medical approaches in both veterinary and human osteopathic medicine, Dr. Robinson helps healthcare professionals sort fact from fiction.
In 1998, she launched the first integrative medicine service at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, CO. Dr. Robinson held the only professorship at a veterinary college designed specifically to investigate the merits of integrative medicine.
As an accomplished author and teacher, Dr. Robinson teaches a variety of popular, scientific-based continuing-education courses, ranging from medical acupuncture and massage to botanical approaches and photomedicine.
Dr. Robinson founded the CuraCore Integrative Medicine & Education Centers through which to teach human and veterinary healthcare providers the foundational knowledge and skills to practice scientific integrative medicine.
Dr. Robinson holds a Bachelor of Arts (AB) degree from Harvard/Radcliffe, a doctorate in osteopathic medicine (DO) from the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, a doctorate in veterinary medicine (DVM), and a master’s degree (MS) in biomedical sciences from the Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. After achieving the status of Fellow within the American Academy of Medical Acupuncture, she began serving on the American Board of Medical Acupuncture.
CuraCore Faculty and Staff
Sharon Sherwood – Education & Event Director
Originally from Michigan and a graphic communications grad, Sharon moved to Colorado with her husband, two sons, two dogs, two cockatoos and a tank full of lizards over twenty years ago. Sharon’s previous employment includes ten years with a Colorado Chamber of...
Nancy Howard – Media Support
Nancy has a lifelong love of animals and nature which began on her grandmother’s dairy farm in the Catskill Region of New York State. Her parents were both high school teachers, and her dad was a professional photographer. Being raised on “school schedule” meant...
Kit Goodrich – Administrative Assistant
Kit grew up in New Paltz, New York, where she raised and showed Collies and Welshies. She moved to Southern California, where she went to tech school, graduated and became a certified Veterinary Technician in 1984. Kit worked as a Vet Tech for 33 years. She moved...
Dave Mishlove – Tai Ji Instructor
Dave Mishlove established the Tai Chi Academy in Fort Collins, CO in 1980 and has been training students in Tai Chi Chuan an Internal Chinese Martial Art, for over thirty years. David has studied Tai Chi for forty-three years, training in Yang & Chen Style. ...